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Powers of the physical realm are still powers.

  • Law Dog – HoE p.54 – There are two types of folk that get called law dogs in the Wastes, those that are sheriff to a township or region, and those who’ve taken up the calling to bring law to the lawless these folk are the Law Dogs and they carry respect.
  • Librarian – tWW P. 11 – The Librarians travel the Wastes in a quest to save knowledge for the future of humanity.
  • Operation Damocles Soldier – WW p.49 – Superbly trained and equipped, but almost totally ignorant of how the world has changed due to being frozen for a rainy day. Cannot take the Arcane Background Edge.
  • Soldier – WW. p.49 – Your hero was trained by an organised military force, you get cheaper military equipment, and some extra skills, but also a randomly determined Hindrance.
  • Steel Knight – Den p.40 – As a member of The Order of Steel Knights your hero seeks to bring justice to the Wastes, and defeat the Combine using their advanced powered armour.
  • Super Soldier – tWW p.12 – Weather the product of science or magic your hero has been enhanced to superhuman levels, making you stronger, faster, and tougher than your fellow man; the procedure isn’t without its downsides though.
  • Veteran o’ the Wasted WestHoE p.56 – These hardy folk have seen things that’d make your hair stand on end and survived to carry on, they’re tougher than your average hombre but that experience comes at a cost.
  • Veteran o’ the Weird West – tWW p.13 – Somehow your old west hero has survived until the present day, and done it the hard way too. Your hero is one of the meanest hombres on the side of the angels, but that experience doesn’t come cheap.

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