Derived Stats

Characters have 3 different traits that are derived from their other traits. Certain Advantages can change these calculations.

Initiative: Dex+Composure

This is how quickly your character can act in a scenario, as compared with another character.

Speed: 5+Str

This is how fast your character can physically move, generally it means a distance of yards.

Defense: Wits+Athletics

This is you character’s general ability to avoid direct harm. Any ranged attacks halve their Defense, rounded down.



Character also have two different tracks, showing their Willpower and Health. Each of them is a number of boxes that get filled up in different ways, please see their relevant pages for more information.

Willpower: 5+Resolve boxes

Health: 5+Stamina boxes