Tavern Owner

Tavern Owner - Traits

I have spent years raising up and developing this Tavern. This is my home and I have expanded it and grown it with my own sweat and blood.

Tavern Owner - Specialty

Skill Proficiencies: Insight, Persuasion
Languages: Choice
Tool Proficiencies: Brewer's Supplies
Equipment: A set of brewer's supplies, common clothes, and a coin pouch containing 15 GP.


When people need to talk, they tend to seek out a barkeep they trust. As long as you maintain this trust you will hear fascinating rumors from all sorts of types.

Suggested Characteristics

A Tavern Owner typically has the following characteristics. Feel free to modify or write your own to give your character even more flavor.

d8Personality Trait
1I never pass up a friendly wager.
2I always save up as much as I can, spending and consuming only what I must.
3I like to show off, particularly if there's a chance to get a job offer in it.
4I am very quiet, and tend to fade into the background.
5I talk down to others when speaking on a field I believe myself to be knowledgeable in.
6I instinctively give orders instead of requests.
7I will never give up. No matter how dark things get.
8Life is a journey that is taken one step at a time. I will enjoy those steps, but not worry about where the path leads.

1Quality - Everything I make and do must be the best I can do. (Lawful)
2Nobility - Protecting those that can not protect themselves, basically upholding the virtues that makes one Noble not the title of Noble birth. (Good)
3Revenge - I lost everything, but those who took it from me will pay. (Evil)
4Right - Everyone deserves to live. (Neutral)
5Profit - Is it really my fault that all who come to me suffering also come bearing compensation? (Evil)
6Honesty - I will tell the truth no matter the embarrassment or the harm it brings. (Lawful)

1I lost my whole family. All that I have to remember them by is this <span class="generate" data-FID="hpVYJd37peuHNUlO" data-UGFLinkReference="tAtA1492" data-recurrance="never">Random - Trinket</span>.
2A powerful person killed my <span class="generate" data-FID="ipN82HOcOq3GsHYx" data-UGFLinkReference="tAtA1522" data-recurrance="never">Random - Family Member</span>. Some day soon, I'll have my revenge.
3I will perform the heroic deeds that future historians will surely write about.
4I strive to bring balance to the land.
5I heard a story about some grand place, and deeply want to go there.
6I owe my guild a great debt for forging me into the person I am today.

1I am so good at my job that the head of the guard of my home city got jealous. He framed me and ran me out of town.
2If I see any who betrayed me, their blood will spill on my hands. Nothing will stop me.
3I am not used to being wealthy and tend to overindulge.
4I'd rather eat nothing than something bland, stale, burnt, undercooked, or otherwise beneath me.
5Someone powerful would do anything to have my head, so I seek to gain his or her head first.
6I like to use my threatening appearance to my advantage, but sometimes go too far.