Character Creation Step 3: Physical Characteristics
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Physical Characteristics

Even within a race there are differences; tall/short, blonde/brunette, etc. Use these charts to determine your character’s physical characteristics.

Eye Color

For eye color: pick or roll the indicated dice.

Roll: 3d8

3-6 Green
7-9 Grey/Green
10-11 Brown/Green
12-15 Brown
16-17 Blue/Brown
18 Blue
19-20 Blue/Green
21-22 Grey/Blue
23 Steel Grey
24 Violet

Hair Color

For hair color: pick or roll the indicated dice.

Roll: 3d6

3-4 Red
5-8 Auburn
9-12 Brown
13-14 Dark Blonde
15-16 Black
17-18 Blonde

Height

For Height: roll 3d6. If the roll is 3 or 18, roll an additional d%

Roll Height Roll Height
3(01-10) 4’11” 14 6’0”
3(11-40) 5’0” 15 6’1”
3(41-00) 5’1” 16 6’2”
4 5’2” 17 6’3”
5 5’3” 18 6’4”
6 5’4” 18(01-35) 6’5”
7 5’5” 18(36-50) 6’6”
8 5’6” 18(51-60) 6’7”
9 5’7” 18(61-70) 6’8”
10 5’8” 18(71-80) 6’9”
11 5’9” 18(81-90) 6’10”
12 5’10” 18(91-99) 6’11”
13 5’11” 18(00) 7’0”

Keep in mind your Trait may affect your final height

Weight

To determine your weight, compare your height with the average of your Strength and Health (rounded down) on the appropriate chart

Strength Health Average
Height 3-5 6-8 9-12 13-15 16+
up to 5’4” 95 100 120 130 140
5’5” to 5’8” 105 125 135 145 155
5’9” to 5’10” 125 135 150 160 175
5’11” to 6’2” 135 150 165 185 200
6’3” to 6’8” 150 170 195 205 220
6’9” and up 160 180 220 230 240

Note: For variance in weights, roll a d6. Odd rolls add 1d12 pounds; even rolls subtract 1d12 pounds.

Handedness

To determine if your character is right- or left-handed, roll a d20 and a d6:

Result Handedness
d20 > d6 Right
d20 < d6 Left
d20 = d6 Either Hand, unless both are 6 in which case ambidextrous

Starting Age

An adventurer starts down the path as a young adult, an age that differs based on your race:

Humans/half orc/half ogre 14 yo +2d6 (unless class specifies otherwise)
Dwarf/Gnome 35 yo + 2d10
Elf/sidhe 45 yo +3d6
Half-elf ?
Hobbit 32 yo +3d6
High troll 25 yo +4d10

Next Step: Secondary Stats
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