All backgrounds found in the Player’s Handbook may be chosen. As more backgrounds become available through additional sourcebooks and other material, allowed backgrounds will be added to this page.
Background Skills: The two skills presented in the Player’s Handbook with each background are suggestions only. You’re encouraged to choose the background that suits your character, and feel perfectly free to replace one or both background skills with ones you believe your character would possess from their past.
- Criminal (Spy)
- Entertainer (Gladiator)
- Folk Hero
- Guild Artisan
- Guild Artisan (Guild Merchant)
- Noble (Knight)
- Sailor (Pirate)