Far Traveler 5e Background In DnD

Most of the common people and also the other folks which one might encounter along the sword coast or else in the north have one thing in common: actually, they live out their lives without ever travelling more than the few miles from wherever they were born originally.

But you’re not one of those folks. Actually, you came from the far place and one so remote that few of those common folks in the north realize that it does exists and also the chances are good that even if some of the peoples that you have met heard of your homeland and also they know merely the name and probably a few of those outrageous stories.

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Actually, you have been from to this part of the Faerûn for your personal reasons those are you chosen or you aren’t chosen to share.

Eventhough you would undoubtedly find some of this lands which give ways to be a strange and also discomfiting but you can also be pretty much sure about that some of things its people take for granted will be for you the new wonders that you’ve never ever been laid eyes on before.

Of course, by the same token that you’re the person of interest, for good or ill and also to those around you almost wherever like anywhere in the world you go.

Skill Proficiencies

Insight, Perception

Tool Proficiencies

Any one musical instrument or gaming set of your choice, likely something native to your homeland


Any one of your choice


One set of traveler’s clothes, any one musical instrument or gaming set you are proficient with, poorly wrought maps from your homeland that depict where you are in Faerûn, a small piece of jewelry worth 10 gp in the style of your homeland’s craftsmanship, and a pouch containing 5 gp

Suggested Characteristics


D6Options For Bonds
1So long as I have this token from my homeland, I can face any adversity in this strange land.
2The gods of my people are a comfort to me so far from home.
3I hold no greater cause than my service to my people.
4My freedom is my most precious possession. I'll never let anyone take it from me again.
5I'm fascinated by the beauty and wonder of this new land.
6Though I had no choice, I lament having to leave my loved ones behind. I hope to see them again one day.


D6Options For Ideals
1Open: I have much to learn from the kindly folk I meet along my way. (Good)
2Reserved: As someone new to these strange lands, I am cautious and respectful in my dealings. (Lawful)
3Adventure: I'm far from home, and everything is strange and wonderful! (Chaotic)
4Cunning: Though I may not know their ways, neither do they know mine, which can be to my advantage. (Evil)
5Inquisitive: Everything is new, but I have a thirst to learn. (Neutral)
6Suspicious: I must be careful, for I have no way of telling friend from foe here. (Any)


D6Options For Flaws
1I am secretly (or not so secretly) convinced of the superiority of my own culture over that of this foreign land.
2I pretend not to understand the local language in order to avoid interactions I would rather not have.
3I have a weakness for the new intoxicants and other pleasures of this land.
4I don't take kindly to some of the actions and motivations of the people of this land, because these folk are different from me.
5I consider the adherents of other gods to be deluded innocents at best, or ignorant fools at worst.
6I have a weakness for the exotic beauty of the people of these lands.

Personality Traits

D6Options For personality Traits
1I have different assumptions from those around me concerning personal space, blithely invading others' space in innocence, or reacting to ignorant invasion of my own.
2I have my own ideas about what is and is not food, and I find the eating habits of those around me fascinating, confusing, or revolting.
3I have a strong code of honor or sense of propriety that others don't comprehend.
4I express affection or contempt in ways that are unfamiliar to others.
5I honor my deities through practices that are foreign to this land.
6I begin or end my day with small traditional rituals that are unfamiliar to those around me.

Feature Why Are You Here ?

Actually, a far traveler 5e might have been set out on a specific journey for one of the many reasons and also the departure from his or her homeland would be the voluntary or an involuntary. Why you’re so far away from your home? so to explain this! roll on the table it has been mentioned below or else chose from the options that have been provided.


Actually, the following section discussing about the possible homelands, which also includes includes some suggested reasons that are appropriate for each location.

Feature: All Eyes On You

Almost all of your features such as accent, mannerisms, figures of speech and even your appearance all mark that you are like a foreign. Actually, the curious glances have been directed all of your way wherever you go in the world, which would be a nuisance but you gain the friendly interest of the may scholars too and also others intrigued by far-off the lands, to say nothing of everyday folk those who are eagerness to hear the stories of your homeland.

You can also parley this attention into an access to the people and also the places that you might not otherwise have for you and also for your traveling companions. The noble lords, scholars and also the merchant princes, for name a few, also it might be interested in hearing about your distant homeland and also the peoples.

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Feature: Where Are You From

Actually, to get determined your homeland is most useful decision at the time of making the far traveler 5e background. So, to justify this individual 5e backgrounds where the place you discussed from like the below lines which we have mentioned sufficiently distant from the sword coast and also from the north too.

Evermeet: Basically, the fabled elven islands are more far to the west are home to the elves those who haven’t been to the Faerun. They are abundant to find it the harsher place than they had expected whenever they do expected whenever they make the trip. However if you’re an elf, Evermeet was a logical (though not mandatory) types of choices goes to your homeland only.

But many of those who have emigrated from the Evermeet were either exiles, they always to be forced out for being able to committing some of the infraction of the elven law, or else emissaries those who have come to the Faerun for the particular purpose which benefits the elven culture or the society.

Halruaa: Normally, this has been located on southern edges of the Shining South, and even it hemmed in by the mountains of all around, and also all the magocracy of Halruaa is the bizarre land for most of in Faerun those who always known about it. But many of those folks have been heard of the strange skyships the Halruaans sail, and even a few of them know about the tales which is even the least of their people could be work magically.

Also the Halruaans normally make their journeys into a Faerun for most of the personal reasons, since ever their government have the strict stance which is against to the unauthorized involvement by the other nations and also by the organizations. Eventually, you might be exiled for the sake of breaking one of the Halruaa’s many of the byzantine laws, or else you could be the pilgrim those who ever seeks the shrines of some gods of magic.

Kara-Tur: So, the continent of the kara-tur and it is far to the east of the Faerûn, is almost home to the peoples those who has their customs as unfamiliar for the folk of the sword coast. But if you have come from the state of Kara-Tur, then the people of Faerûn would like to be refer you like the Shou, even though if that is not your true ethnicity, just because that’s one of the blanket terms when they do use it for everyone those whoever shares your origin.

Actually, the folk of the Kara-Tur occasionally travel to the Faerûn like the diplomats or else to be forged the trade relations by the prosperous merchant cartels. You might also have come here like the part of some such types of delegation, then they decided to be stay whenever the mission had been over.

Mulhorand: From the specific location that might be from the terrain to the architecture to the god-kings those who rule over such type of lands. Almost all about the Mulhorand is the lien for someone from the famous sword coast. You also likely to be experienced the same sort of cultural shock whenever you have left your desert home and also traveled to an unfamiliar climes of the northern Faerûn. Of course many of their recent events in your homeland that have been led to the abolition of the slavery, and also a corresponding increase in a traffic between the Mulhorand and also their distant parts of Faerûn.

Those whoever leave behind the Mulhorand’s sweltering deserts and also some of the ancient pyramids for the sake of glimpse at the different life to do so for the many reasons. Of course you might have been in the north simply for seeing the strangeness this wet land has to be offer, or else just because that you’ve made too many enemies among all of the desert communities of your home.

Sossal: Few of you had heard about your homeland, even though many have doubts regarding to it upon seeing you. Also the humans from this sossal seem can be crafted from snow, with the alabaster skin and also with the white hair, of course typically dressed in white.

Actually, this sossal exists far more to the northeast, it can be hard up which is against to the endless ice for the north and also bounded on its other sides by the hundreds of miles of a great Glacier and also the Great Ice Sea. Of course no one from your nation able to make any kind of efforts for being crossing such type of colossal barriers without any of convincing reasons. Any how you should be scared of something which is truly terrible or else seek to be something incredibly important.

Zakhara: In an anyway like the saying was going among those in Faerûn those whoever knows of the place, “To get to Zakhara, go south. Then go south some more.” You’ve followed a same range of long route whenever you’ve come from the north zone which is your place of birth. Of course it is not unusual for the Zakharans for visiting the southern extremes of Faerûn for trading purposes, But few of them can stray as far from the home like you have.

Any how you might have been traveling for discovering to know what the wonders are to be gotten to outside of the deserts and also the sword-like mountains of your homeland or else probably you’re on the pilgrimage for understanding the gods which others do worship to them, so you might be better appreciate for your own deities

The Underdark: Eventhough, your home is physically nearer to the sword coast than any other locations which are discussed here, al though it is far more unnatural. Of course you have hailed from one of those settlements in an Underdark, each of those which has its personal strange customs and also the laws. But if you’re a native to any of those great subterranean cities or to the settlements. Perhaps you’re one of the members of the race which can occupy the place but you might have also grown up there after being all its captured and also it brought below whenever you were the child.

But any way if you prove that you are a original Underdark native, then you might have been at the surface like an emissary of your people or it is probably to escape the accusations of the criminal behavior (whether warranted or not). But if you are not a native, then your reason for leaving “home” is perhaps has something to do by  getting away from a bad situation.

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