Player Guide

New players must select from the available customization options. Each choice impacts the next.

Class
Classes on The Rhine are limited to the following base classes.

  1. Barbarian
  2. Celtic Bard
  3. Celtic Druid
  4. Fighter
  5. Mithraic Paladin
  6. Priest
  7. Ranger
  8. Thief
  9. Wizard

Origin
The Roman Empire reaches vast distances and exchanges culture with many different peoples.

  1. Anatolian | +2 Discipline | archery bonus
  2. Celtic | Riastharthae
  3. Egyptian | +4  Lore | +2 Spellcraft
  4. Germanic | Back Detection | blacksmithing bonus
  5. Greek | +4 Lore
  6. Iberian | +4 Ride
  7. Judean | +4 Heal | +4 Lore
  8. Latin | +2 Discipline | leatherworking bonus
  9. Macedonian | +2 Lore | +4 Spellcraft
  10. Nubian | +2 Discipline | archery bonus
  11. Persian | +4 Ride
  12. Phoenician | +2 Lore | +2 Appraise
  13. Syrian | +2 Lore | +4 Spellcraft
  14. Thracian | +2 Discipline | +2 Lore

Social Status
The Roman Empire has strictly defined roles in society.

  1. Patrician
  2. Equestrian
  3. Plebeian

Birthright
Individuals in the Roman Empire may have special birthrights as a result of their lineage, some of which include sizable inheritances.

  1. Senatorial Rank
  2. Senatorial Family
  3. Equestrian Rank
  4. Equestrian Family
  5. Impoverished Patrician
  6. Military Family
  7. No Birthright

Kit
Individuals in the Roman Empire always adhere to their place in society as defined by their Social Status and Birthright.

  1. Beast Warrior
  2. Berserker
  3. Brawler
  4. Charlatan
  5. Christian Missionary
  6. Germanic Shaman
  7. Gladiator
  8. Entrepreneur
  9. Fomorion Blood
  10. Hound Master
  11. Military Tribune
  12. Night Watch
  13. Path Finder
  14. Philosopher Mage
  15. Priest of the Mysteries
  16. Priest of the State Religion
  17. Riastarthae
  18. Roman Auxiliary
  19. Roman Legionary
  20. Roman Politician
  21. Roman Witch
  22. Sicarii
  23. Sidhe Blood
  24. Socialite
  25. Street Fighter
  26. No Kit

Religion
Many religions compete for the worship and tribute offered by those of faith.

  1. Celtic Pantheon
  2. Christianity
  3. Germanic Paganism
  4. Judaism
  5. Mystery Cults
  6. Roman Mithraism
  7. State Religion

Proficiency
Characters select three areas of proficiency at level one and receive one additional area of proficiency every three levels thereafter.

Proficiency:

Starting Age
Characters select from four different age categories which modify physical and mental attributes.

  1. No Modifications, young
  2. -1 physical +1 mental, middle-age
  3. -2 physical +2 mental, old
  4. -3 physical +3 mental, venerable