Stars Edge Redux
You work in the entertainment industry, and although you don’t contribute directly to the war effort, you certainly help out with morale. Whether you work on the stage or behind it, you make people happy and lift their spirits. As a bonus, you normally find yourself able to earn a little extra cash no matter where you go – even the most backwater colony or isolated military unit will gladly pay to see what you have to offer.
A total of 20 points selected from Alcohol Tolerance 1, positive Appearance [variable], Charisma [5/level], Claim to Hospitality (Fans) [variable], Cultural Familiarity [1 or 2], Empathy [5 or 15], Fashion Sense 5, Flexibility [5 or 15], Languages [variable], Luck [variable], Musical Ability [5/level], No Hangover 1, Penetrating Voice 1, positive Reputation [variable], Smooth Operator [15/level], Versatile 5, Voice 10, or above-average Wealth [variable].
A total of -20 points selected from Addiction [variable], Alcoholism [-15 or -20], Combat Paralysis [-15], Compulsive Behavior [-5 to -15], Cowardice [-10*], Fearfulness [-2/level], Greed [-15*], Honesty [-10*], Impulsiveness [-10*], Incurious [-5*], Jealousy [-10], Lecherousness [-15*], Low Pain Threshold [-10], Miserliness [-10*], Overconfidence [-5*], Pacifism [variable], Phobias [variable], Post-Combat Shakes [-5*], negative Reputation [variable], Secret [-5 to -30], Selfish [-5*], Short Attention Span [-10*], Squeamish [-10*], Stubbornness [-5*], Trademark [-5 to -15], Unfit [-5 or -15], Unluckiness [-10], Workaholic [-5], or Xenophilia [-10*].
Any three of Stage Combat (A) DX 2-11, Acrobatics or Sleight of Hand, both (H) DX-1 2-10, Makeup or Savoir-Faire (any), both (E) IQ+1 2-13, Group Performance (any), Poetry, or Writing, all (A) IQ 2-12, Artist (Scene Design) or Musical Composition, both (H) IQ-1 2-11, or Sex Appeal (A) HT 2-11.