Sage (D&D 5e)
Background Template for Hero System 6e
by eepjr24
You have felt the yearning for more knowledge common to your kind, the feeling that everything you need to know has been documented in scrolls and books or taught by great masters. Your dedication has left you an expert yourself.
Cost Ability
2 KS: Arcana
2 KS: History of the Realm
 4 2x Language: Basic Conversation, Literate
2 Pick one: PS (Alchemist, Astronomer, Botanist, Cartographer, Librarian, Professor [pick subject], Researcher [pick category], Scribe, Zoologist) or similar
7 [Researcher] Cramming, KS: Sources of Knowledge (libraries, researchers, entities, etc)
17 Total Cost of Abilities
Value Disadvantages
0 None
17 Total Cost of Package
Cost Options
3 Scholar
3+ Contact: Library or Member of some Guild [Scribes, Alchemists, etc]
2 Either Additional KS skills or bonuses to the rolls on your existing ones.
2 Additional Language
Possible Complications
10 Psych Lim: Absent Minded about outside world (Com, Mod)
10Psych Lim: Easily distracted by puzzles and mysteries (Com, Mod)
15Psych Lim: Unnecessarily Verbose (Com, Strong)
15 Psych Lim: Socially Awkward (Com, Strong)
15 Psych Lim: Dedicated to XXX [Library, University, Monastery or other place of learning] (Com, Strong)