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Descriptor

Names

Description

Effects

Cautious

You are careful and meticulous, always aware of your surroundings. +1 Training Level in Perception Skill
+1 Training Level in Stealth Skill
+1 Training Level in Speed Defense Skill
-1 Training Level in Running Skill
-1 Training Level in Initiative Skill

Charming

You are a smooth-talker and a charmer, able to convince others to see things your way. -2 Intellect Pool
+1 Training Level in Persuasion Skill
+1 Training Level in Deception Skill
+1 Training Level in Perception Skill
+1 Training Level in Initiative Skill
-1 Training Level in Healing Skill

Clever

You are quick-witted and good judge of others. You can fool people but are rarely fooled yourself. You're not great at retaining trivial knowledge, however. +1 Training Level in Scavenging Skill
+1 Training Level in Anamnesis Skill
+1 Training Level in Deception Skill
+1 Training Level in Persuation Skill
-1 Training Level in Lore:Machinery Skill
-1 Training Level in Lore:Mystical Skill

Graceful

You are quick, lithe, and dextrous, able to move with grace and beauty. +1 Speed Pool
+1 Training Level in Quick Finger Skill
+1 Training Level in Speed Defense Skill
-1 Training Level in Smashing Skill
-1 Training Level in Endurance Skill

Intelligent

You have a sharp memory and can grasp concepts that others struggle with...though you have a tendency toward distraction. +1 Intellect Pool
+1 Training Level in Lore:Natural Skill
+1 Training Level in Anamnesis Skill
-1 Training Level in Heavy Weapon Skill
-1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
Medium Bonus on Identification Tasks

Learned

You are studious and know a great deal of information about many things. You have few social graces,however. +1 Training Level in Persuasion Skill
+1 Training Level in Healing Skill
+1 Training Level in Lore:Natural Skill
+1 Training Level in Lore:Machinery Skill
+1 Training Level in Lore:Mystical Skill
-1 Training Level in Speed Defense Skill
Medium Bonus on Identification Tasks

Mechanical

You have a gift with machines and the technology of the ancients. You're not as good with people, though. +1 Training Level in Lore:Machinery Skill
+1 Training Level in Cypher Use Skill
+1 Training Level in Scavenging Skill
-1 Training Level in Persuasion Skill
-1 Training Level in Deception Skill
Hedge Magic

Mystical

You have a gift with the numenera, especially the stranger powers of the ancients. You're not as good with people, though. +1 Training Level in Lore:Mystical Skill
+1 Training Level in Cypher Use Skill
+1 Training Level in Anamnesis Skill
-1 Training Level in Persuation Skill
-1 Training Level in Intimidation Skill
Hedge Magic

Observant

You pay attention to the smallest details, noticing clues that others often miss. +1 Training Level in Anamnesis Skill
+1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
+1 Training Level in Perception Skill
+1 Training Level in Initiative Skill
-1 Training Level in Smashing Skill
-1 Training Level in Running Skill

Rugged

You love nature and pitting your wits against the elements. You are tough, as befits a life in the wild. People and machines are something of a mystery, though. +1 Training Level in Speed Defense Skill
+1 Training Level in Endurance Skill
+1 Training Level in Lore:Natural Skill
+1 Training Level in Perception Skill
-1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
-1 Training Level in Persuation Skill

Slick

You're a fast talker and a fast thinker. You're not the toughest around, but you can usually manipulate situations such that you don't need to be. +1 Training Level in Stealth Skill
+1 Training Level in Deception Skill
+1 Training Level in Persuation Skill
+1 Training Level in Quick Finger Skill
-1 Training Level in Perception Skill
-1 Training Level in Endurance Skill

Stealthy

You're sneaky and slippery, both in actions and words. You gain advantage through stealth, rather than speed. +1 Training Level in Small Arms Skill
+1 Training Level in Deception Skill
+1 Training Level in Stealth Skill
+1 Training Level in Quick Finger Skill
-1 Training Level in Initiative Skill
-1 Training Level in Running Skill

Strong

You are physically powerful and have a presence to match. You aren't extremely deft or clever though. +2 Might Pool
-2 Intellect Pool
+1 Training Level in Intimidation Skill
+1 Training Level in Endurance Skill
+1 Training Level in Smashing Skill
-1 Training Level in Running Skill

Strong-willed

You are willful, headstrong, and independent. You know that self-confident is more important than facts. +1 Training Level in Anamnesis Skill
+1 Training Level in Intellect Defense Skill
+1 Training Level in Intimidation Skill
+1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
-1 Training Level in Lore:Machinery Skill
-1 Training Level in Perception Skill

Swift

Your top speed is unmatched. You may not be the dextrous, but you're *fast*. +1 Speed Pool
+1 Training Level in Running Skill
+1 Training Level in Initiative Skill
-1 Training Level in Anamnesis Skill
-1 Training Level in Persuation Skill

Tough

You can take a lot of punishment, shrugging off blows that would down most people. +1 Physical Armor
+1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
+1 Training Level in Endurance Skill
+1 Training Level in Melee Combat Skill
-1 Training Level in Quick Finger Skill
-1 Training Level in Speed Defense Skill

Wrathful

You are quick to anger and have he power to back that anger up. +1 Training Level in Running Skill
+1 Training Level in Intimidation Skill
+1 Training Level in Smashing Skill
+1 Training Level in Heavy Weapons Skill
-1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
-1 Training Level in Stealth Skill

Hardened

This is the descriptor of Aligern. +1 Training Level in Lore:Mystical Skill
+1 Training Level in Endurance Skill
+1 Training Level in Healing Skill
+2 Training Level in Tactical Weapons Skill
+1 Physical Armor
-1 Training Level in Running Skill
-1 Training Level in Stleath Skill

Dimension Shifting

This is the descriptor of Callistege. -1 Might Pool
-1 Speed Pool
+2 Intellect Pool
+1 Training Level in Lore:Machinery Skill
+1 Training Level in Lore:Natural Skill
+1 Training Level in Endurance Skill

Cunning

This is the descriptor of Callistege.  

Cagey

This is the descriptor of Tybir. +1 Training Level in Quick Finger Skill
+1 Training Level in Deception Skill
+1 Training Level in Persuasion Skill
+1 Training Level in Initiative Skill
-1 Training Level in Might Defense Skill
-1 Training Level in Cypher Use Skill

Furtive

This is the descriptor of Matkina. +1 Training Level in Stealth Skill
+1 Training Level in Deception Skill
+1 Training Level in Perception Skill
+1 Training Level in Small Arms Skill
-1 Training Level in Persuasion Skill
-1 Training Level in Initiative Skill

Lost

This is the descriptor of Rhin. +1 Training Level in Quick Finger Skill
+1 Training Level in Scavenging Skill
+1 Training Level in Perception Skill
+1 Training Level in Running Skill
-1 Training Level in Endurance Defense Skill
-1 Training Level in Healing Skill

Brave

This is the descriptor of Rhin.  

Overly-Impulsive

This is the descriptor of Erritis. +1 Training Level in Running Skill
+1 Training Level in Smashing Skill
+1 Training Level in Initiative Skill
+1 Training Level in Healing Skill
-1 Training Level in Cypher Use Skill
-1 Training Level in Concentration Skill
-1 Training Level in Intellect Defense Skill

 




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