mundane-beist

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Playing an animal-dominated mage and a shapeshifting companion I’ve had the need to expand the beastiary a little. Here is what I made so far, if anyone is interested.

Lynx (Eurasian Lynx)
V: Improved statistics x2, Perfect balance, Lightning reflexes
F: Reclusive, Nocturnal
Q: Ambush predator, Pursuit predator, Camouflage, Crafty, Good jumper, Hardy, Keen eyesight, Sharp ears, Skilled climber, Tick fur
Size -1, Cun +1, Per +3, Str -1, Sta +2, Pre -2, Com -5, Dex +3, Qik +3
Brawl 4 (bite), Stealth 4 (natural areas, camouflage +3), Awareness 4 (keeping watch, sight +3, hearing +3), Athletics 4 (climbing +4, jumping +3), Hunt 4 (covering tracks), Survival 5 (winter), Swim 3 (small rivers)
Soak +3
Bite: Init +3, Atk +11, Dfn +9, Dam +0
Claw: Init +2, Atk +10, Dfn +11, Dam +1
Sneak attack: Init auto, Atk +3 (first round)
Fatigue levels: OK, 0/0, -1/-1, -3, -5, Unconscious
Wound penalties: -1 (1-4), -3 (5-8), -5 (9-12), Inc, Dead
Personality: Independent +3
Reputation: Dangerous +1
Appearance: Lynx have short tails and tufts of black hair on the tips of their ears. They have large, padded paws for walking on snow, and long whiskers. Their body color varies from medium brown to goldish to beige-white; the coloring varies by climate and season.

Raven (Common Raven)
V: Piercing gaze, Puissant awareness
F: Weakness to object (shiny metal)
Q: Accomplished flyer, Crafty, Keen eyesight, Mimicry, Vocal
Size -4, Cun +0, Per +4, Str -7, Sta +1, Pre +0, Com +2, Dex +1, Qik +5
Brawl 3 (beak), Survival 3 (woodland), Awareness 6 (shiny metal, sight +3), Athletics 5 (flying), Music 3 (signals), (Living language 3 if intelligent)
Soak +1
Beak: Init +5, Atk +6, Dfn +10, Dam -6
Fatigue levels: OK, 0, -1, -3, -5, Unconscious
Wound penalties: -1 (1), -3 (2), -5 (3), Inc, Dead
Personality: Curious +2, Coward +2, Playful +2
Reputation: Spiritual figure +2
Appearance: The raven is a large, all-black songbird. It has a religious meaning to many cultures.

Beaver (Eurasian Beaver)
V: Puissant Swim, Tough
F: Obsessed (building dam and hideout)
Q: Amphibious, Keen sense of smell, Sharp ears, Hardy, Crafty, Large teeth, Thick fur, Tireless
Size -2, Cun +1, Per +2, Str -3, Sta +1, Pre -3, Com -4, Dex +2, Qik +3
Brawl 3 (bite), Survival 5 (wetlands), Awareness 3 (predators, smell +3, hearing +3), Athletics 3 (contortion), Swim 6 (while carrying), Beaver craft 3 (construct dam), Stealth 3 (hiding)
Soak +5
Fatigue levels: OK, 0/0, -1/-1, -3/-3, -5, Unconscious
Teeth: Init +3, Atk +10, Dfn +8, Dmg +0
Wound penalties: -1 (1-3), -3 (4-6), -5 (7-9), Inc, Dead
Personality: Timid +1, Helpful +1
Reputation: none
Appearance: Beavers are big rodents with large front teeth. Their colors may vary, from light chestnut-rust to dark brown or black. They have a broad tail: when frightened, a swimming beaver will rapidly dive while forcefully slapping the water with its tail, audible over great distances above and below water.

Wild Alpha Boar
V: Berserk, Enduring Constitution, Ferocity (when cornered), Though, Improved Characteristics x2
F: Greedy, Wrathful, Proud
Q: Aggressive, Tusks, Hardy, Herd Animal, Pack leader, Tireless, Tough Hide
Size +1, Cun +0, Per +0, Str +4, Sta +3, Pre -3, Com -4, Dex +1, Qik +1
Brawl 6 (tusks), Survival 5 (forest), Awareness 4 (threats), Athletics 5 (sprinting), Leadership 5 (wild boars)
Soak +8
Fatigue levels: OK, 0/0, -1/-1, -3/-3, -5, Unconscious
Tusks: Ini +1, Atk +12, Def +10, Dmg +9
Tusks (berserk): Ini +1, Atk +14, Def +8, Dmg +9
Wound penalties: -1 (1-6), -3 (7-12), -5 (13-18), Inc, Dead
Personality: Brave +4, Angry +3
Reputation: Ferocious 2
Appearance: The wild boar has prominent tusks and a hairy ridge along its spine. The alpha boar is an exceptional individual, raging over the herd, leading them.

Sparrow (House Sparrow)
V: Careful Awareness, Perfect Balance
F: Optimistic
Q: Accomplished flyer, Camouflage, Crafty, Hardy, Vocal
Size -8, Cun +1, Per +3, Str -15, Sta +1, Pre -3, Com +2, Dex +1, Qik +9
Brawl 2 (dodge), Survival 5 (find food), Awareness 5 (alertness, careful), Athletics 5 (flying), Stealth 0 (camouflage +3), Music 3 (mating call)
Soak +1
Dodge: Ini +9, Dfn +12
Fatigue levels: OK, 0/0, -1, -3, -5, Unconscious
Wound penalties: -1 (1), -3 (2), -5 (3), Inc, Dead
Personality: Curious +1, Cautious +2, Social +2
Reputation: None
Appearance: The sparrow is a small, grey and brown songbird. It is one of the most common birds worldwide, able to survive in both urban and rural environments. Mostly considered friendly and harmless a peasant wouldn’t be too pleased about a large flock feasting in his fields.

Great Eagle (Golden Eagle)
V: Lesser immunity (blindness), Piercing Gaze, Second Sight, Improved Characteristics
F: Proud, Reclusive
Q: Fast Flyer, Keen Vision, Pursuit Predator, Aggressive, Imposing Appearance
Size -2, Cun +0, Per +4, Str -2, Sta +1, Pre +1, Com -2, Dex +2, Qik +3
Brawl 5 (claws), Survival 3 (mountain), Awareness 4 (small prey, keen vision +3), Athletics 3 (flying, speed +3), Hunt 4 (prey)
Soak +1
Beek: Ini +4, Atk +10, Def +9, Dmg -1
Claws: Ini +3, Atk +10, Def +12, Dmg +0
Fatigue levels: OK, 0/0, -1, -3, -5, Unconscious
Wound penalties: -1 (1-3), -3 (4-6), -5 (7-9), Inc, Dead
Personality: Proud +2, Fierce +2
Reputation: Fierce 1
Appearance: The Golden Eagle is a large, dark brown raptor with broad wings. Most of them live in the mountains. They are known to be excellent hunters, capable of killing and carrying a small goat or even a human toddler.

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