Backgrounds in Mystara

This section only available to players willing to provide a annotated character stat block of each level

Characters can have an option available via negotiation with the GM, only 1 negotiation point available for any character.

Available

  • Acolyte
  • Charlatan
  • City Watch
  • Courtier
  • Criminal
    • Spy
  • Entertainer
    • Gladiator
  • Folk Hero
    • Fate-Touched
    • Inheritor
  • Guild Artisan
    • Guild Merchant
    • Tinker
  • Hermit
  • Mercenary Veteran
  • Northlands Reaver
  • Outlander
  • Prophet
  • Sage
  • Sailor
    • Pirate
  • Seer
  • Soldier
  • Urchin
    • Beggar

By Agreement

  • Amazon of Perunalia
  • Antropologist
  • Archaeologist
  • Ashari
  • Bemmean Scholar
  • Clan Crafter
  • Clasp Member
  • Cloistered Scholar
  • Dancing Bear Guide
  • Haunted One
  • Initiate
  • Inquisitor
  • Lyceum Student
  • Mharoti Emissary
  • Miner
  • Mystic of Baba Yaga
  • Noble
    • Knight
  • Urban Bounty Hunter
  • Uthgardt Tribe Member

Not Available

  • Arbonesse Exile
  • Blood Sister
  • Dhampir of Morgau
  • Exile of the Black City
  • Faction Agent
  • Far Traveler
  • Ghost Knight
  • Gnoll Caravan Raider
  • Haunted Villager
  • Knight of the Order
  • Krakovan Rebel
  • Mountain Witness
  • Neimheim Gnome
  • Nurian Theurge
  • Recovered Cultist
  • Time-Lost Traveler
  • Vizier
  • Waterdhavian Noble

Backgrounds available

Acolyte

(Players Handbook p127)

Location: tba

Charlatan

(Players Handbook p128)

Location: tba

City Watch

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p145)

Location: tba

Courtier

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p146)

Location: tba

Criminal

(Players Handbook p129)

Location: tba

  • Spy (Players Handbook p129) - Not Available

Entertainer

(Players Handbook p130)

Location: tba

  • Gladiator (Players Handbook p129) - Thyatis

Folk Hero

(Players Handbook p131)

Location: tba

  • Fate-Touched (Tal'Dor Campaign Guide p108) - Five Shires, Northern Reaches
  • Inheritor (Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p150) - tba

Guild Artisan

(Players Handbook p132)

Location: Rockhome

  • Guild Merchant (Players Handbook p133) - Darokin, Minrothad
  • Tinker (Midgard Heroes Handbook p124)

Hermit

(Players Handbook p134)

Location: tba

Mercenary Veteran

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p152)

Location: tba

Northlands Reaver

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p119)

Location: Northern Reaches

Outlander

(Players Handbook p136)

Location: tba

Prophet

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p122)

Location: tba

Sage

(Players Handbook p137)

Location: tba

Sailor

(Players Handbook p139)

Location: ierendi, Minrothad, Northern Reaches, Thyatis

  • Pirate (Players Handbook p139) - Ierendi, Minrothad, Northern Reaches

Seer

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p123)

Location: tba

Soldier

(Players Handbook p140)

Location: tba

Urchin

(Players Handbook p141)

Location: tba

  • Beggar (Midgard Heroes Handbook p125)

Backgrounds By Agreement

This option is only available via negotiation with the GM, only 1 negotiation point available for any character.

Amazon of Perunalia

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p98)

Location: tba

Anthropologist

(Tomb of Annihilation p191)

Location: tba

Archaeologist

(Tomb of Annihilation p192)

Location: tba

Ashari

(Tal'Dor Campaign Guide p107)

Location: tba

Bemmean Scholar

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p100)

Location: The Great School of Magic, Glantri

Clan Crafter

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p145)

Location: tba

Clasp Member

(Tal'Dor Campaign Guide p105)

Location: tba

Cloistered Scholar

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p146)

Location: tba

Dancing Bear Guide

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p103)

Location: tba

Haunted One

(Curse of Strad p209)

Location: tba

Inheritor

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p150)

Location: tba

Initiate

(Plane Shift Amonkhet)

Location: Ylaruam

Inquisitor

(Plane Shift Innistrad)

Location: Ylaruam

Lyceum Student

(Tal'Dor Campaign Guide p106)

Location: The University of Alphatia, Empire of Alphatia

Mharoti Emissary

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p112)

Location: Dragonborn clan's only

Miner

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p113)

Location: tba

Mystic of Baba Yaga

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p116)

Location: Ethengar, Northern Reaches

Noble

(Players Handbook p135)

Location: tba

  • Knight (Players Handbook p136)

Urban Bounty Hunter

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p153)

Location: tba

Uthgardt Tribe Member

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p153)

Location: tba

Backgrounds Not Available

This option is not available to players.

Arbonesse Exile

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p99)

Location: tba

Blood Sister

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p102)

Location: tba

Dhampir of Morgau

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p105)

Location: tba

Exile of the Black City

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p106)

Location: tba

Faction Agent

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p147)

Location: tba

Far Traveler

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p147)

Location: tba

Ghost Knight

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p107)

Location: tba

Gnoll Caravan Raider

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p108, Midgard Worldbook p402)

Location: tba

Haunted Villager

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p109)

Location: tba

Knight of the Order

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p161)

Location: tba

Krakovan Rebel

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p111)

Location: tba

Mountain Witness

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p115)

Location: tba

Neimheim Gnome

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p118)

Location: tba

Nurian Theurge

(Midgard Heroes Handbook p120)

Location: tba

Recovered Cultist

(Tal'Dor Campaign Guide p107)

Location: tba

Time-Lost Traveler

(Deep Magic #16 - Time Magic)

Location: tba

Vizier

(Plane Shift Amonkhet)

Location: Ylaruam

Waterdhavian Noble

(Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide p154)

Location: tba