Captain - Traits
You job is to control and direct your men to accomplish your goal. You ride the waves and direct them by charting the skies.
Skill Proficiencies: History, Survival
Tool Proficiencies: Navigator's Tools
Equipment: Some navigator's tools, a small keg of greater beer, a set of common clothes, a set of fine clothes, and a coin pouch containing 15 GP.
The night sky is so familiar to you that it almost feels like a warm robe around you. Countless nights you have studied the stars. On your home world, you always know where you are if you can see the stars. On other worlds you can easily keep track of what direction you are heading if you can see the stars.
A Captain (Sea) typically has the following characteristics. Feel free to modify or write your own to give your character even more flavor.
|1||I love crowds. From the colors to the variety of races. The more people who are around the more excited I become. I may not appreciate a troll's distinctive smell, but even they add a unique component to interactions which I enjoy.|
|2||I only respect other captains. No one else knows where we come from.|
|3||I take notes about everyone and everything I encounter everywhere I go. Never know when a chance encounter could prove important latter.|
|4||I am all about fame and fortune. I seek the biggest name I can get, and need the biggest ship to get it.|
|5||My status in my career has brought me only bloodshed and sorrow.|
|6||I freely offer my knowledge to those who wish to learn, and I encourage those I know to do so as well.|
|7||I use my power to gain bribes.|
|8||I am full of stories from my old life, and am eager to share them.|
|1||Generosity - My gift is for all to enjoy! (Good)|
|2||A Simple Way of Life - If it ain't broke, don't fix it! (Neutral)|
|3||Brotherhood - I never feel alone as long as I know my brothers (and/or sisters) are out there. (Any)|
|4||Wild - Some times you just have to let things live. Let them grow and see where nature takes them. (Chaotic)|
|5||Greed - I'm doing this for money. Nothing else matters. (Evil)|
|6||Responsibility - It is my duty to respect the authority of the lands I travel. (Lawful)|
|1||I am pressured by a crime boss I can never repay.|
|2||A powerful person killed my <span class="generate" data-recurrance="never" data-FID="ipN82HOcOq3GsHYx" data-UGFLinkReference="tAtA1522">Random - Family Member</span>. Some day soon, I'll have my revenge.|
|3||I give my aid to those who protect my country and my ruler.|
|4||My greatest opponent is my best friend. We always know when the other is bluffing.|
|5||Seeing the world is as valuable as gold, I must see it all.|
|6||I have an elegant locket which hides a fine key in a tiny hidden compartment. I don't know why my <span class="generate" data-recurrance="never" data-FID="ipN82HOcOq3GsHYx" data-UGFLinkReference="tAtA1522">Random - Family Member</span> gave it to me but I will seek that answer no matter how long it takes.|
|1||I am actually a terrible coward, willing to do anything to gain glory or power without fighting, and will shy away from a fight if the battle goes sour.|
|2||I secretly find the opposite sex a lesser part of the species.|
|3||I am paranoid about my enemies coming to finish me. I can't trust anyone.|
|4||Everyone has a price. Mine happens to be pretty low.|
|5||I always say the truth when asked, even by an enemy.|
|6||Some people want to kill me, to make sure I never tell a secret they'd rather have untold.|