of every performer is fame. Many see Court Bards as a fulfillment of
this dream, they have prestige, honors, and of course fame. But this is
just the surface of what it means to be a Court Bard; they also can be
trusted advisors, players of The Great Game, diplomats, and spies. The
life of a Court Bard is a life of intrigue and luxury, to be seen but
not noticed, to be heard but not remembered. To rule a kingdom is never
their goal, but if a puppet is to dance, to what better tune than a Court
Hit Die: d6
Requirements: To qualify to become a Court Bard, a hero must
fulfill all the following criteria:
Background: Non Aiel, non Ogier.
Skills: Diplomacy 10 ranks, Perform 10 ranks, Innuendo 4 ranks,
Read Lips 4 ranks, Forgery 4 ranks.
Feats: Fame, Skill Emphasis (Perform).
Special: Must be commissioned by a Noble, or a royal court.
Skill Points at Each Level: 6+int modifier
Skills: the Court Bardís class skills: are Balance, Bluff,
Disguise, Escape Artist, Concentration, Decipher Script, Forgery, Gather
Information, Hide, Innuendo, Jump, Knowledge (Any), Listen, Move
Silently, Open Lock, Perform, Read Lips, Search, Speak Language, Sense
Motive, Spot, and Tumble.