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Imperial Heavy Soldier

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Imperial Heavy Soldier
Level 2 NPC, Medium size (5 feet base)
30 feet speed
Attributes
Might
5 (2d6)
Agility
5 (2d6)
Fortitude
3 (1d8)
Defenses
Hit Points
20
Guard
18
Toughness
16
Resolve
14
Feats
Multi-Target Attack Specialist II (Ranged OR Melee)


Resilient


Equipment
Any WL 2 or 3 weapon
Favored Attacks
Whirl (inflict damage): Might vs Guard
A sweeping blow with a heavy weapon, intended to catch multiple targets with one swing
Barrage (inflict damage): Agility vs Guard
The soldier covers the area in projectiles, increasing their chance to hit through volume of fire.
Ringing blow (inflict Stunned): Might vs Toughness
An attack designed to disorient rather than damage, using the soldier's strength to pummel the targets' heads.
Taunt (inflict Provoked): Might vs Resolve
Making a show of force, the heavy soldier draws the attention of their foes.
Core Rules Compatible

Introduction

Better trained and better armed than the standard empire soldier. Heavy soldiers are elite fighters scattered among imperial squadrons.

Inspiration

A complement to a normal encounter with imperial soldiers, designed to draw focus and occupy multiple enemies.

Settings

  • Sci-fi: heavy weapons experts
  • Modern: fire-support specialist
  • Fantasy: a low-level knight

Character Build

Basic Information

Visual Description

Heavy armor, large weaponry, completely obscured face.

Species

Whichever is most common in your setting.

Character Background

Goals, Beliefs, Instincts, Motivations

Beliefs

Utter loyalty to the empire. Follower of the empire's favored religion, if it has one. Might makes right.

Instincts

To occupy the focus of multiple enemies at once, and catch multiple enemies with each attack.

Motivations

Service to the empire, maintenance of the status quo, displaying their strength, quashing of rebellions.

Equipment

WL 2 or 3 Weapon

Heavy soldiers should be better armed than normal fighters. This may be a good opportunity for a low level party to loot an upgrade to their arsenal.

Compatibility

Compatible with any setting involving a major military power. Used in Project Sunbird.

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License Notice

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