Racial Background

In SHIMMERING KINGDOMS, you have a wide variety of racial backgrounds to choose from. Most races have cultural sub-races which will modify the options for character creation. The following list is designed to help you determine what your choices are for each character.

Racial Background Features

CHOOSE YOUR NATIONALITY

Kingdom of the Lake ( Preferred Race see below)
Kingdom of LeFleur
Kingdom of Cael
Kingdom of Rötbaum
Kingdom of Waelund
Kingdom of Nørlünd
Kingdom of Drakus
⁃ The Elven Kingdom of Fillendri
⁃ The Dwarvan Realm of Tulmadin

CHOOSE YOUR RACE

Humans

Laklander/Le Fleurians have the following sub-race options:

Noblesse
Seitsman
Bastardy
Barbarian
Greenbonded

Special Permission required to play the following:

⁃ Caeltic Humans
⁃ Waleish Humans
⁃ Röttish Humans
⁃ Drakish Humans
⁃ Norse Humans

Halflings

Halflings have the following sub-race options:

Lightfoot Halflings (Wanderers)
Bumpkins (Country Halflings)
Stunts (City Halflings)

Elves

Special Permission required to play an Elf.

Elves have the following sub-race options:

High Elf (aloof and isolationists)
Gray Elf (reclusive and otherworldly)
Wood Elf (wild elves)

Dwarves

Special Permission required to play a Dwarf.

Dwarves have the following sub-race options:

Delveborn (the original mountain dwellers)
Rover
Outcast

Gnomes

Special Permission required to play a Gnome.

Gnomes have the following sub-race options:

Iceholm
The Forsaken

Brutekin

Special Permission required to play a Brute-kin.

Brutekin have the following sub-race options:

The Ungaarden (from the Ungaard [the underdark])
⁃ Varies (Based on the racial traits of the Brute parent – half-orc, half-goblin, half-beastman, half-ogre, etc).
⁃ May hail from the Barbarian cultures and also choose an option from that race.



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Racial Background

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