Character Creation Process

Character Creation Status Ready

To make this process easier, I suggest using the interactive spreadsheet made by the creators of the game.

  1. Character Concept
    1. Pick Age
      1. Youth (Infant-9)
      2. Adolescent (10-13)
      3. Young Adult (14-18
      4. Adult (18-30)
      5. Middle Age (30-50)
      6. Old (50-70)
      7. Very Old (70-80)
      8. Venerable (80 and older)
    2. Pick Status
      1. Status 2 (House Retainer, Common Hedge Knight, Freeman)
      2. Status 3 ( Sword Sword, Guardsman, Squire)
      3. Status 4 (Member of Household, Maester, Junior Septon, Landed Knight, Noble Bastard)
      4. Status 5 (Banner Lord, Ward, Courtier, Septon, Advisor)
    3. Determine Role
      1. Expert
      2. Fighter
      3. Leader
      4. Rogue
      5. Schemer
    4. Determine Background (Table on pg. 47)
    5. Determine Goal (Table on pg. 47)
    6. Determine Motivations (Table on pg. 47)
    7. Determine Virtues (Table on pg. 47)
    8. Determine Vices (Table on pg. 47)
  2. Assign Abilities
    1. Find Age to Determine Starting Experience
    2. Purchase Status First
    3. Allocate all Remaining Experience
  3. Assign Specialties
    1. Find age to determine Starting Experience
    2. Allocate Experience between Specialities
  4. Destiny Points and Benefits
    1. Find Age to determine Starting Destiny Points
    2. Invest Destiny Points into benefits up to the maximum allowed by Age.
  5. Drawbacks
    1. Find age to determine required drawbacks
    2. Select drawbacks that most closely match concept, specifically your vice.
  1. Derived Status
    1. Calculate Intrigue Defense = Awareness + Cunning + Status
    2. Calculate Composure = 3 * Will
    3. Calculate Combat Defesne = Agility + Athletics + Awareness
    4. Calculate Health = 3 * Endurance
    5. Armor Rating (pg. 155)
    6. Calculate Weapon Damage (pg. 156)
  2. Play the Game
    1. Fill in any remaining entries on your character sheet (name, homeland, family name, and so on).

Finalizing your Character

Character Creation Process

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