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Unlikely Heroes: The Noble

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The Noble
One of the Unlikely Heroes

Length: 5 pages + licence

There are dangers in the courts, as much as there are dangers in the life of an adventurer. But few that have the opportunity to choose a life of luxury would instead choose to put their lives on the line.

The higher classes have many advantages over the poor and middle classes. They have the time to learn to self-defense, and the money to live healthy and buy tutors in whatever arts and skills might take their fancy. Some choose to devote themselves to the courts, in the currying of favor and trading of secrets, while others devote themselves to the knighthood, to defend their land in war or their reputation in the tourney. But few, if any, seek adventure: they have others to risk their lives for them.

Sometimes, however, adventure comes calling, irrespective of station.

The upper levels of society give rise to the Nobles.

Fantasy literature abounds with tales of ordinary folk, lifted to the status of Hero by extraordinary events. The Unlikely Heroes are seven character classes with concepts drawn from the standard NPC classes in the DMG. They are for those exceptional people who choose not to adventure, but should fate intervene, their quality shines through.

A compilation of the severn character classes is now avaiable... Click here to take a look. Buy any one of the classes and receive a discount voucher for the Compilation, for the full price of your class of choice!

Click on the name to see more:
The Arcane Dabbler
The Guard
The Labourer
The Mystic
The Professional
The Scholar

Unlikely Heroes Character Art by by Jason J. McCuiston.

Spectrum Shift: d20 fantasy from a slightly twisted perspective.
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May 27th, 2005
The Unlikely Heroes package offers some nice, balanced alternatives to the traditional D20 class system. My players loved the variation of choice.<br><br><b>QUALITY</b>: Very Good<br><br><b>VALUE</b>: Ver [...]
October 16th, 2004
This PDF presents a new core class called "Noble". It is well written, with a short fiction piece included. When comparing the noble to the Aristocrat NPC class from DMG, the noble is definitely more powerful - more skill points, better BAB [...]
October 13th, 2004
A great idea, I feel like one of d20s biggest weaknesses is the rabid early power progression, there is little time to watch your character grow, the jump from beginner to hero is a little too abrupt. The idea of starting as an every day guy/gal and ha [...]
August 20th, 2004
Very Nice. I like this class. You know that I am going to have to try this out ;) [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on July 06, 2004.