Tatters of the King
Character Creation Process
3D6 (3 six-sided) Do this 5 times.
These rolls apply to STR (Strength), CON (Constitution), POW (Power), DEX (Dexterity), and APP (Appearance)
The average score for the person on the street is 9-11.
2D6+6 (2 six-sided) Do this 2 times.
These apply to SIZ (Size), and INT (Intelligence)
The average score for the person on the street is 13.
3D6+3 (3 six-sided) Do this 1 time.
This is for EDU (Education)
The average score for the person on the street is 12-14
Other Stats in Attribute box:
SAN (Sanity) is your POW x5
LUCK is your POW x5
IDEA is your INT x5
KNOW is your EDU x5 (maximum of 99%)
Add your STR and SIZ. Use the total on the following chart-
STR + SIZ Damage Bonus
2 to 12 -1D6
13 to 16 -1D4
17 to 24 +0
25 to 32 +1D4
33 to 36 +1D6
(Damage Bonus is used for inflicting additional damage in hand-to-hand combat)
Hit Points: Con + SIZ divided by 2. Round up any fractions.
Magic Points: Same as POW
Sanity Points: Same as SAN listed in the Attribute box.
Roll 1D10 (1 ten-sided) and follow this chart-
1= $1500 + room & board, 2= $2500, 3= $3500, 4= $3500, 5= $4500, 6= $5500, 7= $6500, 8= $7500, 9= $10,000, 10= $20,000
The investigator also has property and other assets of value equal to five times the yearly income.
Example: An investigator who makes $4500 has $22,500 in assets. One tenth of that is banked as cash. Another one tenth is in stocks
and bonds, convertible in 30 days. The remainder is in old books, a house, or whatever seems appropriate to the character.
Choose a career from the core rule book, Investigator’s Companion, or create a new one with your Keeper. See Example Occupations
(Get your career choice approved by the Keeper.)
Career skill points are your EDU x20. These are ONLY for the skills that come with the selected career.
Personal Interest skill points are your INT x10. These are for any skill on the sheet except Cthulhu Mythos. (Cthulhu Mythos is only gained
Add the points to the base chance shown in parenthesis next to each skill.
The minimum age is your EDU +6.
Adding 10 years to your character will add a point to EDU (With additional 20 career points)
Characters at 50 and up must subtract 1 Attribute point from STR, CON, DEX or APP for each 10 years starting at 50, then 60, etc.