Lifeskill Ideas

Buying lifeskills for your character helps to round them out and gives them some depth.  The following list was compiled by Epoch members to give ideas for people creating new characters.  The list seeks to inspire, not to limit, what your character can be.

Arcane Dissection*
Architect
Assassin
Astrologist
Astronomer

Baker
Bandit
Barber
Bard
Beekeeper
Bodyguard
Bookbinder
Bookie
Bookkeeper
Bookmaker
Bow-Making*
Basket Weaver
Brewer
Butcher

Cabinetmaker
Candlemaker
Carpenter
Cartographer
Chatelaine/Castellan
Chemist
Clockmaker
Cobbler
Conman
Cook
Cooper (Barrelmaker)
Confectioner
Counter-Tracking (hiding tracks)
Courtesan

Dairymaid
Dancer
Detective
Diplomat
Drinker
Dyer

Engineer
Engraver

Falconer
Farmer
Ferryman
Fence
Fletching*
Fisherman
Forager
Fortune-teller
Furrier

Gardener
Geology*
Glassblower
Guildmaster
Goldsmith
Gravedigger

Haberdasher
Herald
Herbalism*
Highwayman
Hunter

Innkeeper
Interpreter

Jester
Jeweller
Judge

Leatherworking*
Librarian
Lover
Lumberjack

Mason
Mercenary
Miller
Minstrel
Messenger
Miner
Mortician

Navigator

Painter
Peddler
Pickpocket
Playwright
Poacher
Poet
Politician
Potter

Quack (snake-oil salesman)
Quarryman
Quartermaster

Rake
Ratcatcher
Restaurateur
Ritual lore ____ (in a particular field)
Ropemaker
Rugmaker

Sailor
Scout
Scribe
Sculptor
Seamstress
Siege Engineer
Servant
Shepherd
Shipwright
Shoemaker
Slaver
Soapmaker
Soldier
Stonecarver
Storyteller
Spy
Swindler

Tailor
Tanning*
Taxidermy
Tracker
Theologian
Torturer
Town Crier
Tutor

Vagabond
Vintner (a wine merchant)

Watchman
Weaver
Woodworking*
Woodsman
Writer

* These Lifeskills have specific rules outlined in the rulebook