Brutes are a semi-evolved, ape-like form of human that, though not naturally violent, is fairly quick to anger if provoked. Actual Brutes only exist in the modern world in far-off, forgotten lands, but they but they can also get here by methods like accidental time travel and de-evolution effects.

Type: Humanoid.

Physical description: Brutes tend to be shorter and broader that modern humans, have longer arms that hang down past the knees, walk with a stoop, and have thick brows and prominent jaws. Brutes can be of all skin tones, from pale to dark, but their features are uniform.

Size:  Medium.

Speed: 40

Ability Scores: Brutes are surprisingly tough and strong, but not too swift in the brains department, and they’re not real charmers, generally speaker.

  • Strength +8
  • Constitution +8
  • Intelligence -4
  • Wisdom -4
  • Charisma -4

Starting Occupation: None. Within their communities, Brutes have positions within the pack hierarchy, but not occupations per se. They have Wealth scores only if they integrate into modern society.

Skills: no bonuses.

Feats: Brawl, Improved Brawl, Sucker Punch, Improved Sucker Punch, Endurance, Run, Fast Move, Standing Jump.

Height/Weight: Brutes are shorter than modern humans by about 4″, and heavier than modern humans by about 40 lbs.

Level Adjustment: +1.

CP Cost: 10CP

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