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Backgrounds of Faerûn

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om Aglarond to Vaasa, the realms are varied and enormous. But why settle for a "Bounty Hunter" or "Noble" as your background when you can dabble and mix with the backgrounds presented here? Certainly a Noble from the Moonshae Isles, friend of the Ffolk and foe of Malar is far more interesting! Or a Thayan Bounty Hunter, sent to recover slaves who have found themselves liberated. The combinations are endless!

Contained within you will find 34 backgrounds tied to specific regions, each with inspirational material like new trinkets, racial demographics of the region, and how common certain classes are. 

You will also find 11 brand new backgrounds related to the various organizations of the Forgotten Realms and a table of over 300 new trinkets for any character! 


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Variant Options

 Materials of the Realms  Variant Rule: Minor Skills  Gifts of the Gods  Feats of the Forgotten Realms

Archetypes

The Beast Lord  The Battle Dancer  The Watchman  Fighter Archetype: The Hospitaler  The Archivist  The Archmage  Artificer- Recon Aquatic-Archetypes 

Lore

Nobility of Waterdeep Denizens of Waterdeep - Backgrounds for a Heist Citizens of Saltmarsh

Collaborations

 Blood, Salt & Bones Faithful of Eberron Eberron Archetypes Gifts of the Gods  

Encyclopaedia Formulae Arcana

Encyclopaedia Formulae Arcana - A Encyclopaedia Formulae Arcana - B Encyclopaedia Formulae Arcana - C


Other books in the "Backgrounds of Faerûn" line (B&W are as of yet, unpublished)

Backgrounds of Faerun  Dwarven Kingdoms  Elven Kingdoms  The Small Folk  Blood of Gruumsh  Children Of The Planes  Nations of Destruction  Underwater Nations  Scaled Kingdoms  Points of Light  Forgotten Folk

 
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Greg O May 11, 2018 11:19 pm UTC
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Any chance you'll be doing an expansion for Kara-Taur or Zakhara?
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Bryan H May 14, 2018 2:23 am UTC
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I'd actually love to do those. Right now I'm finishing up the non-human race background books, but those would be a great "next" thing to do!
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Bryan H January 22, 2018 6:35 pm UTC
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Updated Version 2. Sorry about that folks, didn't check the PDF after exporting, but it looks like the PDF printer mucked up with table placement and the back cover red diamond. Fixed now.
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Bryan H January 08, 2018 6:01 pm UTC
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Please note that while these are specific to regions around the forgotten realms, these backgrounds *can* be used anywhere. Talk with your DM if there's one that you feel suits your character.
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This title was added to our catalog on January 08, 2018.