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GtS Character Creation

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Character Creation

All characters on Eternal Noire start with a base starting XP equal to 15xp or Floor XP in your venue, whichever is higher. For general step-by-step character creation, please see Character Creation in the Player’s Guide.

Universal Rules

  • Merits:
    • MCI is limited to 2 dots at creation.

Sin-Eaters Creation Rules

In general, we will be using the Rules-As-Written Character Creation rules in Geist: The Sin-Eaters 2nd Edition pages 71-76 with quick reference on page 77.

Absent Creation Rules

In general, we will be using the Rules-As-Written Character Creation rules in Geist: The Sin-Eaters 2nd Edition pages 290-291.

Warning: We are allowing Absent but we will warn you in advance. Playing a ghost means that you might not be able to interact with everyone or everything. As well, you’re a ghost, not everyone can interact with you.

Mortal Creation Rules

In general, we will be using the Rules-As-Written Character Creation rules in Chronicles of Darkness pg 24-26. A Quick Reference Guide is available on Chronicles of Darkness pg 27.

Note: If you want to join the ranks of the Absent or the Sin-Eaters let us know at creation or in your Bluebook.

  • Please use this Mortal Character Sheet to create your mortal.
  • 10 Merit Dots - Per EN House Rules, you start with 10 dots of merits.
  • Mortal Types:
    • Minor Supernatural Templates (Quarter-Splats):
      • The Haunted are a custom template you can find here on EN. Haunted are allowed to be played as well, and we totally welcome any feedback you might have.
      • Other Quarter Splats are currently not allowed, examples include but are not limited to Lost Boys, Plain, Atariya, and Psychic vampires.
    • Mediums: We are allowing mediums with merits taken from Hurt Locker, The Core Book, and Second Sight: Third Eye.
    • Mortal Psychics: We’re allowing Mortal Psychics as well. We are referring to those with various merits like Biokinesis, Telekinesis, Telepathy, and the like). Merits can be found scattered through various books to help you out.