Law Bringer, Variant (5e Background)

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Law Bringer (Variant)[edit]

You are in the judicial field of law in your town, city, or clan. You are always called upon to bring law to your civilization.

Skill Proficiencies: Intimidation, Investigation

Tool Proficiencies: Forgery Kit

Languages: One of your Choice

Equipment: Forgery Kit, your badge showing what field of law you're in, your degree showing you passed the bar exam, a set of common clothes, pens and inks, and a belt pouch including 20gp.

Field of Law[edit]

You've spent all your life wanting to fork in the field of law. What did you become?

d6 Specialization
1 Defense Attorney
2 Prosecutor
3 Judge
4 Detective
5 Bailiff
6 Stenographer

Feature: "Objection!"[edit]

As a bringer of law you are always finding contradiction's in people's statements. If you think there's something off about someone's statement, roll a perception check as if it was a skill proficiency.

Suggested Characteristics[edit]

As a Law Bringer, you have something that drives you to continue, you also have something driving you back being your flaw. What are these?

d8 Personality Trait
1 I will always help someone who needs defending.
2 I never lose. I have a 10 year prefect streak.
3 All who oppose me in the court of law crumble to my feet.
4 I always keep notes for others to look at.
5 Evidence is everything, pal! I bring it to court for others to have a look at.
6 I may be a strict Law Bringer, but I'm always willing to help!
7 I'm the only serious one in my friend group of idiots.
8 I will always escort those who need escorting.
d6 Ideal
1 Truth. I'll always help people so they can be proven innocent for them being framed. (Lawful)
2 Perfection. Everything must be perfect, perfect, perfect! (Chaotic)
3 Guilt. Everyone who is charged and sent to court will lose against me. (Evil)
4 Justice. I will never give up for those in need! (Good)
5 Logic. I have no ideals. The only thing I need is logic and the way to truth. (Neutral)
6 Belief. I believe in what's right. And that's that. (Any)
d6 Bond
1 The person who killed my friends was proven innocent and is still out there. I must prove him guilty.
2 I was once framed for murder, and was proven guilty. Now I serve time and defeat crime.
3 All my friends were Law Bringers, so I wanted to be like them too!
4 The law is absolute! And I will keep it that way!
5 I've always looked up to a successful Law Bringer and hope to work with or for him someday.
6 I will prove everyone's guilt in the court of law.
d6 Flaw
1 I tend to shout a lot, and it gets on people's nerves.
2 People say I'm too crazy to be a Law Bringer. They... may be right.
3 I will do anything to keep my perfect streak going!
4 Sometimes my logic isn't correct.
5 I'm forgetful sometimes and leave out a thing or two in my statements.
6 I've been known to bribe people to get my way.

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