Faerie Royalty

You are a member of a royal family from the Faerie Realms. The mortal world is not your home, but fate has drawn you into the affairs of Man.

Skill Proficiencies: History, Persuasion
Tool Proficiency: Select one of the following: Artisans' Tools (any), Artists' Tools (any), or Musical Instruments (any)
Languages: One of your choice
Equipment: A fine wardrobe of silks and satins, a coronet or tiara, a token of your connection to your mythic people, (a) an artisans' tool kit (any), an artists' tool kit, or (b) a musical instrument, rooms in the home of your family, a faerie steed (or similar animal). Your starting cash may be in the form of gold coins.

Feature: Otherworldly Court

You have knowledge of the Land of Faerie and contacts among your fey kin. In addition, you may call upon a powerful otherworldly ally to give you aid and resources, though this will certainly come at a price. The details of this fey patron or matron is left to your and the GM, but could be a character known from legends.

Faerie Courts

The nature of the Faerie Courts in your game world may include the Seelie and Unseelie Courts, the Winter and Summer Courts, the Plant Annwn, the Aziza, the Tir Nan Og, the Tuatha de Danaan, the Makiaweesug, or the Emerald Court. They may be drawn from legends, from fiction, or could be a unique creation. Before deciding on your character's court, check with your GM.

Suggested Characteristics

Faerie Royalty are denizens of the Golden Realm called to the Earth by fate.

d8 Personality Trait
1 I'm fascinated by the lives of mortals and want to observe them close-up.
2 Humans have ruined the world that they took from us.
3 I love the simple pleasures in life—food, drink, friends, love, and the rays of sunshine and moonlight that guide my way.
4 I speak only frequently for my words carry much weight.
5 The cosmos is full of mysteries beyond the reckoning of mortals, and I am one of them.
6 The Earth is sad, and I weep for her.
7 I'm easily distracted by… oh look! Shiney!
8 Even the most insignificant person can have universal importance.
d6 Ideal
1 Custodian. Humanity is flawed, to be sure. But in them is such promise. They need only to be guided. (Good)
2 Defender. While evil continues to feed on the weak I must stand to face it. (Good)
3 Custodian. Charged with a sacred duty, I alone must protect y charge. (Lawful)
4 Revelry. Life is a party, and I'm your host. (Chaotic)
5 Naturalist. The natural world has been pillaged by humanity and I must save it. (Any)
1 Renown. I am the greatest warrior of my people and all will sing my name. (Any)
d6 Bond
1 I will bring honor to my court no matter the cost.
2 I fell deeply in love with a mortal, though this was many years ago. I now seek to guard and to guide the descendants of my love.
3 My sibling has gone mad and while I must strive to intervene, I wish to find healing for them.
4 Humans are weak and pathetic and they smell funny, but they need my help. Clearly.
5 All living creatures are bound together by a common fate. We must all live together or die alone.
6 Someone close to me was slain and I will hunt down those responsible.
d6 Flaw
1 Humans are not worthy of me. I offer my assistance with disdain.
2 I was cast out by my family to learn a lesson.
3 I love to unravel the raveled and tangle the untangled. Where are your socks?
4 I am easily offended and if satisfaction isn't offered, I will find it through revenge.
5 I cannot abide a messy home or workspace.
6 I believe the best about people, even when there's no evidence that I should.
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