When you embrace the mechanics of 5th edition Backgrounds you expand the variety of stories that can be told at your table.
Play one of the peoples who makes a city more welcoming at dawn and dusk, the lighter of lamps and lanterns.
They travel the lands with their cart and donkey fixing the broken tin of scattered families and villages, picking up bits of news and lore along the way. Tinkers are vital cogs in the rural economy and they are your next background for D&D.
Adding Sports as a Tool to your 5th edition D&D game opens your table up to new stories and backgrounds for the characters.
A new weapon, new tool, and new background for D&D, the Sparkler is an artist, performer, and technician whose primary tools include smokepowder and gunpowder.
Before you were a hero you were a Caravanserai, a keeper of an outpost that is inn, trade center, waypoint, and safe haven all at once. The traditional western trope of an innkeeper is provided as an alternate.
Before you were a hero you were a Midwife, an honored and esteemed healer, confidant, and guide through pregnancy and birth.
These rules a pre-publication example of a Vintner – a background for the current edition of Dungeons & Dragons.
These rules a pre-publication example of a Farmer – a background for the current edition of Dungeons & Dragons. Included are an alternate background of Beekeeper and the rules for Farmer’s Tools.
This community created character includes a new Background – Crier/Herald/Barker