Backgrounds

Each Background costs 6 Investigative and 18 General build points. You can mix and match these if you want to, and you don’t need to take the full package if you don’t want to.

Analyst
  • Investigative: Data Recovery 1, Languages 2, Research 1, Traffic Analysis 2
  • General: Digital Intrustion 2, Network 5, Preparedness 4, Sense Trouble 5, Surveillance 3
Arcane Investigator
  • Investigative: Cop Talk 1, Notice 1, Occult Studies 2, Research 1, Streetwise 1
  • General: Disguise 3, Interrogation 3, Sanity 4, Sense Trouble 4, Stability 4
Arcanotechnologist
  • Investigative: Arcanotechnology 3, Research 1, Science 2
  • General: Arcanotechnician 8, Preparedness 4, Technician 6
Asset Handler
  • Investigative: Bullshit Detector 2, Intimidation 2, Negotiation 1, Reassurance 1
  • General: Conceal 3, Sense Trouble 5, Shrink 4, Surveillance 6
Ashcroft Adviser
  • Investigative: Bullshit Detector 2, Flattery 2, High Society 2, Negotiation 2
  • General: Bureaucracy 8, Network 6, Public Relations 4
Bomb Disposal Expert
  • Investigative: Intimidation 1, Reassurance 1, Science 2, Urban Survival 2
  • General Abilities: Conceal 4, Explosive Devices 8, Infiltration 2, Technician 4
Federal Agent
  • Investigative: Cop Talk 1, Law 1, Notice 2, Occult Studies 1, Streetwise 1
  • General: Athletics 6, Sense Trouble 2, Shooting 6, Surveillance 6
Forensic Accountant
  • Investigative: Bullshit Detector 2, Data Recovery 1, Forensic Accounting 2, Negotiation 1
  • General: Conceal 4, Digital Intrustion 3, Sense Trouble 6, Surveillance 5
Forensic Pathologist
  • Investigative: Bullshit Detector 2 (Shrink Cherry), Diagnosis 2 (Medicine Cherry), Forensic Pathology 1, Interrogation 1, Pharmacy 1, Science 1
  • General: Medic 10, Shrink 8
Hacker
  • Investigative: Cryptography 1 (from Digital Intrusion Cherry), Data Recovery 2, Electronic Surveillance 2, Traffic Analysis 1, Urban Survival 1
  • General: Digital Intrusion 10, Disguise 2, Infiltration 2, Technician 4
High-Speed Pursuit specialist
  • Investigative: Cop Talk 2, Streetwise 2, Urban Survival 2
  • General: Piloting 10, Technician 8
Investigator
  • Investigative: Cop Talk 1, Interrogation 1, Law 1, Notice 2, Streetwise 1
  • General: Disguise 2, Hand-to-Hand 6, Infiltration 2, Sense Trouble 2, Surveillance 6
OIS Parapsychic
  • Investigative: Bullshit Detector 1, Notice 2, Parapsychology 2, Urban Survival 1
  • General: One Parapsychic Power at 6, Sense Trouble 4, Shrink 4
OIS Sorcerer
  • Investigative: History 1, Languages 2, Occult Studies 2, Research 1
  • General: Sorcery 6
Profiler
  • Investigative: Bullshit Detector 2 (includes Cherry from Shrink), Forensic Psychology 3, Reassurance 2
  • General: Sense Trouble 8, Shrink 10
Security Consultant
  • Investigative: Data Recovery 2, Electronic Surveillance 2, Notice 1, Science 1
  • General: Conceal 3, Digital Intrusion 2, Infiltration 2, Preparedness 5, Technician 6
Security Operative
  • Investigative: Cop Talk 1, Evidence Collection 1, Fingerprinting 1, Notice 1, Science 1, Urban Survival 1
  • General: Bureaucracy 3, Conceal 4, Disguise 2, Explosive Devices 2, Infiltration 2, Piloting 3, Stability 2
    h5. Soldier
  • Armed Fighting, Dodge, Marksman, Medicine, Survival
Soldier
  • Investigative: Interrogation 1, Intimidation 1, Military Science 2, Outdoor Survival 1, Urban Survival 1
  • General: Athletics 6, Hand-to-Hand 4, Shooting 4, Weapons 4
Surveillance Specialist
  • Investigative: Data Recovery 2, Electronic Surveillance 2 (Surveillance Cherry), Notice 1, Tradecraft 1, Urban Survival 1
  • General: Disguise 2, Infiltration 2, Piloting 4, Surveillance 10
Undercover Cop
  • Investigative: Flattery 2, Impersonate 2, Reassurance 2
  • General Abilities: Disguise 8, Filch 3, Gambling 3, Sense Trouble 4

Backgrounds

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