Meeting Your Diver

Choose your character’s name.

Roll every die (1d4, 1d6, 1d8, 1d100, 1d12, 1d20) to meet your diver.

Age (d4)

  1. Teenaged or elderly
  2. Young adult
  3. Mature prime
  4. Middle-aged

Your Role (d6)

  1. Heavy: muscle, mercenary, enforcer
  2. Wrench: mechanic, pilot, teamster
  3. Sawbones: medic, barber, surgeon
  4. Labcoat: scientist, researcher, specialist
  5. Synth: android, robot, cyborg
  6. Skulk: thief, investigator, hacker

Reputation (d8)

  1. Ambitious
  2. Boor
  3. Dangerous
  4. Entertainer
  5. Honest
  6. Loafer
  7. Oddball
  8. Respected

Trinket (d100)

  1. Novelty Snuffbox (Shaped like an alligator, filled with the ashes of a loved one)
  2. Three ID cards (Same picture, different names)
  3. Perpetual Fidget Spinner
  4. Bottle Opener (Made from the metal of a decommissioned starship you once lived on)
  5. Cigar, Uncut (Gifted by your best friend before they disappeared the night before their wedding)
  6. Bandana (Purchased at a theme park you visited as a child, decorated with a cartoon)
  7. Dog Tags (Taken off the first person who died in your arms)
  8. Religious Book (Family heirloom, hollowed out)
  9. Rubber Duck (Quacks when squeezed)
  10. Two Glass Cups (Decorated with a strawberry print, replacements for your ex-roommate’s glasses which you broke)
  11. Loose Papers (Covered in sketches and notes of an alien you once saw at a distance)
  12. Spool of Thread (Purchased to repair a coat the buttons of which always go missing)
  13. Floppy Disk (Handwritten label, “Do not forget”)
  14. Ring (From a happy marriage, given willingly)
  15. Packet of Seeds (Your favorite fruit)
  16. Car Keys (To your first car)
  17. Shot Glass (From a bar that no longer exists)
  18. Conch Shell (From a beach that no longer exists)
  19. Undeveloped Camera Film (Photos of your last vacation)
  20. Glow in the Dark Watch (Calculator function)
  21. Sticker Book (Most of the stickers are gone)
  22. Concert Tickets (Past date, you meant to go to it with your dad)
  23. Candle (Gold-foiled, burned-down)
  24. Dried Flowers (Preserved in resin)
  25. Hospital ID Bracelet (You don’t remember what you went for)
  26. Antique Coin (From a nation-state that no longer exists)
  27. Ocarina (Poorly-made, permanently out of tune)
  28. Academic Achievement Medal
  29. Bookmark (Made of bamboo)
  30. Deck of Divination Cards
  31. Figurine of a God (Long forgotten)
  32. A Single Chess Piece (From a game you lost)
  33. Pack of Gum (Discontinued)
  34. Pack of Cigarettes (Lucky one sticking out)
  35. DigiQual Player with 1 Cartridge (Audio player that plays low-quality 1 minute clips of songs on cartridges)
  36. Lock of Hair (From a missing loved one)
  37. Jar of Teeth (Yours, mostly)
  38. Lucky Rabbit Foot
  39. Marble (Taken from a kid you bullied when you were young)
  40. Hand mirror (Heirloom)
  41. Empty glass bottle (From the bar you used to go to with your mentor)
  42. Prism (Refracts rainbows from light, but it’s missing blue)
  43. Dice Set (Loaded)
  44. Trumpet (Borrowed from a sibling who stopped playing)
  45. Bundle of Incense (Pungent)
  46. Fossilized Shell (From Earth)
  47. Friendship Bracelet (From a friend whose face you’ve long since forgotten)
  48. License Plate (From your first vehicle)
  49. Restaurant Reward Card (One more punch until you get a free sandwich)
  50. Keychain Digital Pet (Still alive)
  51. Keytar (Sized for a child, but still playable)
  52. Chewing Tobacco (You promised to quit)
  53. Binoculars (Found in a crashed spaceship)
  54. Secret Agency ID (Caked in blood, belonged to a parent)
  55. Miner’s Gloves (Worn on the last honest job you had)
  56. Single Glove (Embroidered or stamped with a distinctive mark, given by a lover as they disappeared from your life)
  57. Comb (Used to brush your child’s hair)
  58. Treasure Map (Stolen off a pair of corpses who died entwined in a struggle)
  59. Pomade (Purchased for when you had to attend a fancy party)
  60. Perfume (Purchased for when you had to attend a fancy date)
  61. Shaving Kit (Stolen secretly from a barbershop)
  62. Fishing Rod (Found)
  63. Herbalist Kit (Assembled over years, includes random herbs)
  64. Weeping Statuette (Weeps crystals every full moon)
  65. Golden Disc (Etched with an arcane symbol you’ve not been able to interpret)
  66. Pouch of Sand (Recovered from a graveyard)
  67. Golden Spurs (Cherished)
  68. Magnifying Glass (Formerly paired with an encyclopedia)
  69. Photo (Photo of an alien, blurry)
  70. Photo (Photo of a ghost, blurry)
  71. Brass knuckles (Bloodied)
  72. Bundle of Dead Letters (Found in a ransacked office building)
  73. Mortar and Pestle (Owned by a mentor)
  74. Wolfsbane
  75. String of Garlic
  76. Oversized Crucifix (Silver, valuable, gifted by a kind monastic who gave you refuge)
  77. Teapot
  78. Flowers Pressed in a Book (Found in the empty home of an elderly person who once gave you refuge)
  79. Digital camera (With memory card of your last vacation)
  80. Heavy Steel Orb (Found in a crater)
  81. Quilt Square (Torn off your cousin’s quilt)
  82. Corn Cob Pipe (Hand-made by you)
  83. Egg Timer (Shaped like a big)
  84. Incandescent Light Bulb
  85. Potted Cactus (Name it. It is your faithful companion)
  86. Security Blanket
  87. Bundle of Pencils
  88. Jar of Pickled Limes
  89. Jar of Face Paint
  90. Pair of Bunny Slippers
  91. Empty Picture Frame (Shattered, no picture, inscription to you from a loved one written inside)
  92. Silver Spoon (Made for an infant)
  93. Toy Soldier
  94. Etiquette Manual (Filled with your notes)
  95. Scorched Doorknob (Only remaining piece of your previous home, destroyed in a fire)
  96. Cameo (White on pink)
  97. Case of Buttons (Different sizes)
  98. Diary (Written in a foreign language you don’t recognize)
  99. Mummified Hand (In a pine box, stolen from an abbey)
  100. Dragon Scale (Iridescent)

Job Before Spacefaring (d12)

  1. Newspaper Intern
  2. Cashier at Fuel Depot
  3. Fast Food Cook
  4. Executive Assistant
  5. Space Station Attendant
  6. Overnight Security
  7. Bellhop
  8. Waiter
  9. Sewage Excavator
  10. Reality Show Intern
  11. Storage Facility Attendant
  12. Party Clown

Connection to the Character on my Left (d20)

  1. Blood relation
  2. In-law
  3. Childhood friends
  4. Carousing / drinking buddies
  5. Colleagues / Fellow enthusiasts
  6. Retrieved something for me I wanted
  7. Stopped me from doing something foolish
  8. Helped me escape
  9. Saved my life
  10. Helped me save face
  11. Kept a secret for me
  12. I owe them
  13. Defended a friend of mine
  14. We fought alongside each other
  15. I admire them for their skills
  16. Caught me committing a crime
  17. Former rivals
  18. We fought on opposite sides of a conflict
  19. Former customer
  20. I lost a bet to them

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