Paths of Knightly Passion

“To protect the widow, the orphan, the poor; not to slay a vanquished and defenseless adversary; not to take part in a false judgment or treason, or to withdraw if it cannot be prevented; to never give evil counsel to a lady; to help, if possible, a fellow being in distress.”

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Chivalrous Knight

Chivalry supports the protection of the weak by the strong. Before its acceptance, most knights live by the attitude that “might makes right.” Chivalry seeks to turn that attitude into one of noblesse oblige, the belief that nobility obligates one to behave honorably and benevolently.

Requirement

Add your character’s Generous, Energetic, Modest, Just, Merciful, and Valorous trait values. If he has a total of 91 or more in these traits, he may become a Chivalrous knight.

Benefits

All Chivalrous knights receive a supernatural boon called the Armor of Honor, which provides him with 3 points of armor dmg-reduction.
Chivalrous knights also gain 100 Glory annually, during the Winter Phase.
This Path is a requirement for joining the Knights of the Round Table.

Pugnacious Knight

The pugnacious knight is brave, even foolhardy. He knows there is nothing more important than his good name, avenging slights against it. Pugnacious knights uphold the practice of largesse and expect others to keep their word, while knowing that above all else, might makes right.

Requirement

A knight on this path requires 91 points from Vengeful, Generous, Proud, Reckless, Trusting and Valorous. Since a pugnacious knight is capable of dictating his own rules, he can use his Arbitrary score in place the lowest of these traits.

Benefits

Benefit: +1d6 points of damage.
Pugnacious knights cannot also be Chivalrous.

Religious British Christian Knight

The christian knight seeks a life devoid of passion. He is generours and modest. He remains calm, but enters into every endevour with focus and energy.

Requirement

A knight on the path of British Christianity, needs to maintain Chaste, Energetic, Generous, Modest, Temperate, at 91 points or above.

Benefits

Total Hit Points +3, Damage +2
In addition, all Religious Knights gain 100 Glory annually, during the Winter Phase.

A knight can only follow one Religious path.

Pagan Religious Knight

The pagan knight seeks a life full of passion. He is generours and honest. But he enters into every endevour with passion and energy.

Requirement

A knight need a total of 80 or more points in: Generous, Energetic, Honest, Lustful, Proud.

Benefits

Healing Rate +2
In addition, all Religious Knights gain 100 Glory annually, during the Winter Phase.

A knight can only follow one Religious path.

Religious Roman Christian Knight

The christian roman knight seeks a life of modesty. He is merciful and forgiving. He feels that his life is best spendt chaste and temperate.

Requirement

To follow the path of a roman christian knight, he needs a total of 91 points in: Chaste, Forgiving, Merciful, Modest, Temperate.

Benefits

Total Hit Points +6
In addition, all Religious Knights gain 100 Glory annually, during the Winter Phase.

A knight can only follow one Religious path.

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