Dark Elves and Rock Trolls

Copyright Steve Kellison © 2008

Edited by Peter Mork for The Guild Companion

This article introduces two new races to Rolemaster, namely the Rock Trolls and the Dark Elves with the full racial writeups available in pdf format.

Adolescent Skills for New Races Dark Elves Rock Trolls
Armor • Light Category 0 0
Rigid Leather 0 0
Soft Leather 0 0
Armor • Medium Category 0 0
Chain 0 0
Athletic • Brawn Category 1 2
Athletic • Endurance Category 1 1
Swimming 0 0
Athletic • Gymnastic Category 1 0
Climbing 1 0
Awareness • Perceptions Category n/a n/a
Alertness 5 2
Sense Ambush 5 0
Awareness • Searching Category 1 0
Poison Perception 1 0
Body Development Skill 1 3
Communications Category 3 3
Language Skills 6 4
Lore • General Category 3 3
"Own" Culture Lore 3 3
"Own" Region Lore 3 3
Lore • Magic Category 2 0
Any one skill 2 0
Outdoor • Animal Category 0 1
Riding 0 0
Outdoor • Environmental Category 1 1
Caving 2 1
Hunting 0 1
Power Awareness Category 2 0
Attunement 1 0
Power Perception 1 0
Science/Analytic • Basic Category 1 0
Spells • Own Realm: One Open List 4 0
Subterfuge • Stealth Category 3 1
Hiding 3 1
Stalking 3 1
Tech/Trade • General Category 1 1
Urban Category 0 0
Weapon • 1-H Concussion Category 0 2
1 Weapon based on culture 0 2
Weapon • 1-H Edged Category 1 2
1 Weapon based on culture 1 2
Weapon • 2 Handed Category 0 n/a*
1 Weapon based on culture 0 n/a*
Weapon • Missile Category 1 0
1 Weapon based on culture 1 0
Weapon • Pole Arm Category 0 0
1 Weapon based on culture 0 0
Weapon • Thrown Category 0 1
1 Weapon based on culture 0 1
Hobby Ranks 6 10
Background Options 2 1

* Rock Trolls wield two-handed weapons as one-handed weapons.