Bounty Hunter

If there's a reward for the capture of a fugitive, and the money is worth your time, you'll track them down and bring them to justice.

Skill Proficiencies: Investigation, Survival
Tool Proficiency: Select one of the following: Automobiles, Motorcycles, or Thieve's Tools
Languages: One of your choice
Equipment: A casual wardrobe (with a leather vest, jacket, or trenchcoat), thieves' tools, a smartphone, a laptop, two sets handcuffs, a paracord (100 ft.), a newspaper clipping about a bounty you brought in, and a bounty hunting license.

Feature: On the Trail


You know where to find information about fugitives and bounties. Because of your reputation, authorities may even come to you for help. You have a network of informants and know the kinds of places where you can get information about low-life criminals who are on the run. Your GM might rule that this information is unavailable.

Suggested Characteristics


Bounty Hunters pursues criminals for a reward.

d8 Personality Trait
1 Once I take on a job, I'll see it through to the bitter end.
2 I look up to a famous bounty hunter and want to follow in his footsteps.
3 I live in a violent world and I've become desensitized to violence.
4 I don't like hunting down people who I believe are innocent.
5 I'm driven by the ghosts of my past to stay on the move.
6 I look tough and grizzled, but I'm a marshmallow on the inside.
7 I go the extra mile to look the part.
8 I don't care how dangerous the job is.
d6 Ideal
1 Children. I have a big heart for kids and take particular joy in punishing those who hurt them. (Good)
2 Justice. I track down the low-life scum that the authorities miss. (Lawful)
3 Manhunter. I walk this path because the most intelligent and dangerous prey is a human being. (Chaotic)
4 Mercenary. I'm in it for the money and I don't care who gets in my way. (Evil)
5 Thrill-Seeker. I do this because it's exciting. Danger makes me feel alive. (Any)
6 Pride. I do this because I need to prove that I'm the best of the best. (Any)
d6 Bond
1 My father was a bounty hunter who taught me everything I know before he was killed on the job.
2 I'm always trying to pick up the trail of the one that got away.
3 Tracking down criminals is how I keep the world safe for the people I love.
4 I come from a family of grifters and criminals and my job is how I cope.
5 I come from a family of law enforcers but I washed out of police academy.
6 I was a victim of a violent crime and now I work to spare others from that fate.
d6 Flaw
1 I used to be a criminal, but a close call with a bounty hunter set me straight.
2 If a fugitive offers me more money than the bounty, then I'll let them go.
3 I'm in this for the fame and the ladies, and I'm easily distracted by a pretty face.
4 I'm sure I'm the best, and I let others know, even though there's no real proof of it.
5 I've seen the worst of humanity and I have trouble trusting people.
6 I killed a bounty and hid the body, but I'm waiting for the day when I'm found out.
Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License