High Elves

High Elves

You are an elf of high birth either of the Noldor or Sindar, elves of decendents of the elven Kingdoms of Beleriand, and now a resident of Rivendell or one of the elven Havens.

Cultural Blessing – Touch of the Valar.

You know the light of the Valar, and feel the pull of the undying lands.

When making corruption and fear tests you may roll the fate dice twice and take the highest.

Awe
3
Inspire
0
Pursuade
2
Athletics
0
Travel
0
Stealth
0
Awareness
2
Insight
2
Search
1
Explore
0
Healing
2
Hunting
0
Song
2
Courtesy
1
Riddle
0
Craft
0
Battle
0
Lore
3

1) (Swords) 2, Spear 1, Dagger 1
2) Bow 2, and Sword 1, Dagger 1

Elven-Lore, Old-Lore, Rhymes of Lore, Smith-Craft, Storytelling, Shadow-Lore.

Backgrounds

1 – Elven Prince

You have the blood of the high elven kings of old running through your blood. Although the power of the elves in Middle Earth is waning it is down to you to ensure that the sacrifices of your people are not forgotton.

Basic Attributes
Body 5 Heart 4 Wits 5

Favoured Skill
Awe

Distinguishing Features
Determined, Fair, Just, Lordly, Proud, Stern, Vengeful

2 – Elven-Smith

The knowledge of Eregion has been past on to you, although the ring forges are now destroyed you still hold onto the knowedge of the elf craft of old, forging items of which the world shall never again see the like as the elves wane.

Basic Attributes
Body 6 Heart 4 Wits 4

Favoured Skill
Craft

Distinguishing Features
Determined, Hardy, Keen-eyed, Nimble, Secretive, Tall, Wilful

3 – The House of Healing

Elrond Halfelven is reknowned for being a master of the healing arts, apprenticed at the homely house of Rivendell you have learnt the healing arts at the feet of a true master.

Basic Attributes
Body 3 Heart 7 Wits 4

Favoured Skill
Healing

Distinguishing Features
Determined, Hardened, Generous, Nimble, Patient, True-hearted, Wary

4 – Record Keeper

The memories of the elves reach back to the dawn of time. As the firstborn pass into the west it is important that knoledge be preserved for the generations of men to come.

Basic Attributes
Body 2 Heart 5 Wits 7

Favoured Skill
Lore

Distinguishing Features
Clever, Curious, Eager, Forthright, Generous, Keen-eyed, Patient

5 – The legacy of Gil-galad

When Gil-galad led the elven host to the the war of the last alliance, it was the last time the elves would march to war. Although the elves have begun to leave middle earth there are still dangers to be faced, and while the elves may never march to war again as a people, there is still much a good an elf with a blade can do.

Basic Attributes
Body 7 Heart 5 Wits 2

Favoured Skill
Battle

Distinguishing Features
Bold, Elusive, Fierce, Hardened, Reckless, Tall, Wrathfull

6 – Resident of the Halls of Fire

The halls of fire in the last homely house of Rivendell is where the elves gather to relax, with many group coming together to sing songs, tell tales and exchange riddles.

Basic Attributes
Body 4 Heart 5 Wits 5

Favoured Skill
Choose 1 (Riddle Courtesy Song)

Distinguishing Features
Curious, Cunning, Energetic, Fair, Fair Spoken, Merry, Nimble

Virtues

Elvish Dreams and Shadow Bane as Silvan Elves.

High-Elf Magic

Take the virtue to learn healing song, spend an experience point in the fellowship phase to learn Ring-Lore and a second to learn Words of the Valar

Healing Song

Spend a point of Hope to restore Wisdom + 3 Endurance points, additionally it will allow an attempt at treating a wound even if it has already been attempted in the last 24 hours. The attempt can be made by anyone, however if you make the attempted yourself, you can use song rather than healing.

Ring-Lore

You know of the workings of the Rings of power, and have insight into how enchanted items work, alllowing you to identify and divine the properties of any magic items.

Words of the Valar

When making the Rally Comrades action gain +1 success dice.

Deadly Swordsman

When you spend a point of Hope to invoke an Attribute bonus on a attack roll using a sword, you receive an additional bonus equal to your basic Heart score.

Inspiring Tale

Speaking a tale of times long past (~5minutes), anyone who hears it who is subject to temperory wearyness looses the condition.

Rewards

Bow of Orome(Bow)

When making the prepared shot action, the player can choose to immediately make the attack by spending a point of hope.

Elven-Wrought Armour(Armour)

Treat the Encumberance of the armour as being one tier lower.

Sword of Dagorland

When you roll (Gandalf rune), your injury rating is +4.

High Elves

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