Knight (D&D 5e)
Background Template for Hero System 6e
by eepjr24
You are on the lowest rung of the nobility ladder. Perhaps it is a hereditary title, political favor or you earned it with some great deed. You may seek to climb upward in class or consider it an inconvenient necessity. You may have a squire or be approached by those wanting to squire for you.
Cost Ability
1 Fam: High Society 8-
2 Proficiency: Conversation 10-
3 Riding
2 1x Language: Basic Conversation, Literate
7 Followers or Base or ask GM for assistance
2 Fringe: Knight
17 Total Cost of Abilities
Value Disadvantages
0 None
17 Total Cost of Package
Cost Options
2 KS: Jousting, Formal Combat, Important Battles, Other Knights, etc.
1 WF: Blades or Lance or Mace or AF: Heavy Armor or Shield
3 Breakfall
3 Tactics
Possible Complications
5 Negative Reputation: Disgraced Knight
10 2d6 Unluck
10 Hunted: Other Knights (More Pow, Infreq, Seeks to defeat in combat)
15 Psych Lim: Knights Code of Conduct (Com, Strong)
15 Psych Lim: Ambitious (Com, Strong)