Thursday, January 18, 2018

Borchardbriar: Open Road Careers

Carver
Career Skills: Fighting d10 & Notice d4
Career Edges: Mighty Blow, Alertness
Trappings: A cleaver that requires 2 hands, a patchwork mail shirt, & a bag of truffles.

Wild Breaker
Career Skills: Tracking d6, Fighting d6, & Channeling d4
Career Edges: Arcane Resistance, Arcane Background (Miracles - Reynard)
Trappings: A barbed wire net, a long spear, & the reason you hunt.

Hedge Mage
Career Skills: Tracking d4, Spellcasting d6, & Knowledge (Arcane Matters) d6
Career Edges: Arcane Background (Sorcery), Healer
Trappings: A healer's kit, an athame & the ghost of your master.

Drifter
Career Skills: Survival d6, 3 skill points
Career Edges: Scrounger, Luck
Trappings: An unorthodox weapon & 2 rolls with Scrounger before play starts.

Boatman
Career Skills: Swimming d8, Climbing d4, & Survival d4
Career Edges: Level Headed, Ambidextrous
Trappings: A boat, a leather jack, and a bottle of strong cider. 

Wildtouched
Career Skills: +2 to one power, Stealth d6, & Intimidation d4
Career Edges: Arcane Background (Chimera), Fast Healer
Trappings: Fragments from a pactstone

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Borchardbriar: Whisper Careers

Saltbite Watchman
Career Skills: Fighting d6, Notice d6, & Survival d4
Career Edges: First Strike, Counterattack
Trappings: A spear, a crossbow, & an eye on the horizon.

Red Rock Fanatic
Career Skills: Intimidation d8, Notice d4, & Fighting d4
Career Edges: Berserk, Nerves of Steel
Trappings: A long knife, a fine set of clothing, & religious relics.

Magna Loyalist
Career Skills: Healing d8, Stealth d4 & Fighting d4
Career Edges: Sidekick, Brave
Trappings: A healer's kit, a silver amulet on a chain & an eager beaver.

Snakebite Bootlegger
Career Skills: Stealth d6, Persuasion d6, & Intimdate d4
Career Edges: Danger Sense, Luck
Trappings: A jar of lampblack, a wicked blade & knowing the roads like the back of your hand

Trapper
Career Skills: Stealth d8 & Survival d6
Career Edges:Woodsman, Elan
Trappings: a hatchet, a fringed leather jack & d6 spring-loaded traps

Lamplighter
Career Skills: Climbing d6, Streetwise d6, Gambling d4
Career Edges: Alertness, Quick
Trappings: A 10' lamplighter's pole, matches & d6 jars of lamp oil

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Borchardbriar: Careers in the Vault

Chestnut Mobster
Career Skills: Fighting d4, Streetwise d8, & Intimidate d4
Career Edges: Ambidexterous, Two-Fisted
Trappings: 2 knuckle dusters, a flask of snakebite, & a hard stare.

Street Performer
Career Skills: Persuade d6, Taunt d6, Channel d4
Career Edges: Charismatic, Arcane Background (Miracles)
Trappings: a battered hat, a worn songbook, & an heirloom instrument.

Trader
Career Skills: Persuade d6, Knowledge (Supply & Demand) d6,
Career Edges: Connections, Beast Bond
Trappings: a ledger book, the Rich edge in goods, & an ornery beast of burden.

Inspector for Public Safety
Career Skills: Investigation d8, Shooting d4, & Repair d4
Career Edges: MacGyver, Level Headed
Trappings: crossbow pistol, forged documents, & a quota of hazards to find.

Red Branch Prospect

Career Skills: Throwing d6, Climbing d4, Stealth d4 & Fighting d4
Career Edges: Acrobat, Frenzy
Trappings: 3 javelins, distinctive tartan, & a sign of your paramour's affection.

Kickboxer
Career Skills: Fighting d8, Gambling d4 & Notice d4
Career Edges: Sweep, Martial Artist
Trappings: a set of wraps & a signed death waiver.

Friday, January 5, 2018

Borchardbriar: Stonebones Careers

Bodyguard
Career Skills: Fighting d8, Notice d4, & Stealth d4
Career Edges: Block, Hard to Kill
Trappings: A heavy shield, worn mail shirt, & survivor's guilt.

Voice of Lost Children
Career Skills: Persuasion d8, Taunt d4, & Intimidation d4
Career Edges: Arcane Background (Haunted), Strong Willed
Trappings: A crystal ball, mystic's robes, & an appointment in three hours.

Chainbreaker
Career Skills: Lockpicking d6, Fighting d4, & Persuasion d6
Career Edges: Combat Reflexes, Danger Sense
Trappings: A small, sharp blade, a hidden set of lockpicks, & a righteous cause.

Velvet Glove Informant
Career Skills: Notice d6, Investigation d6, & Streetwise d4
Career Edges:  Fleet-Footed, Quick Draw
Trappings: Nondescript tunic, 2 homing pigeons, & a handler who's leaning on you.

Prospector

Career Skills: Survival d6, Investigation d6, Gambling d4
Career Edges: Luck, Dodge
Trappings: A large pick axe, hooded lantern, & gambling debts.

Agitator
Career Skills: Persuasion d4, Taunt d4, Intimidation d4, Stealth d4, Streetwise d4
Career Edges: Command, Connections
Trappings: A leather jack, soapbox, & d6 pamphlets for various causes

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Borchardbriar: Clowdertown Careers

Litterbox Cutpurse
Career Skills: Lockpicking d6, Stealth d6, & Climbing d4
Career Edges: Thief, Scrounger
Trappings: Black-hooded tunic, lockpicking tools, & d4 sacks.

Poacher

Career Skills: Survival d8 & Tracking d6
Career Edges: Quick, Marksman
Trappings: Bow, a seasoned leather jerkin, & this morning's catch.

"Big Tom"
Career Skills: Fighting d8, Intimidation d4, & Knowledge (urban terrain) d4
Career Edges: Brawny, Combat Sense
Trappings: A blade, a patched leather jerkin, & a bad reputation.


Fat Cat
Career Skills: Persuasion d8 & Knowledge (academics) d6
Career Edges: Rich, Attractive
Trappings: Expensive clothes, a notorious piece of jewelry, & d4 hangers-on


Sister of the Alley
Career Skills: Healing d6, Notice d6, & Survival d4
Career Edges: Common Bond, Beast Master
Trappings: Robes, a silver charm on a chain, & d6 votive candles depicting various saints

Meow Street Runner
Career Skills: Investigation d6, Intimidation d6, & Streetwise d4
Career Edges: Investigator, Connections
Trappings: Truncheon, leather jerkin, & the Badge

This was a pretty quick and dirty mash up of Savage Rifts' MARS packages with WFRP's Careers. In character creation, you pick a sort of Furred Folk and a Career after spending your 5 stat points. I'll do 6 careers for the other three Holdfasts & the Open Road.