Extended Profession Lists for Runequest Glorantha

A list of basic professions for Runequest Glorantha to be used with my extended professions and previous experience , These have no entry requirements and the skills in bold are considered Key Skills for the profession.

Assistant Priest
Any cult skill, Lore (Cult), Dance , Read/Write (Own) , Charm, Orate, Insight (Human), Manage Household , Sing, Play Instrument, Worship (Deity) , Meditate , Prepare Dead

Assistant Shamans
Speak Spiritspeech , Sing , Animal Lore , First Aid , Manage Household,  Plant Lore, Prepare Corpse,  Spirit Dance, Spirit Lore , Spirit Combat , Spirit Travel, Meditate, Play Instrument

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Bandit
Animal Lore, Conceal, First Aid, Intimidate, Hide, Plant Lore , Scan, Survival , Shield , Track, Primary Weapon, Secondary Weapon, Shield, Fist, Kick, Grapple, Dodge

Bodyguard
Dodge, Ride, Intimidate, Intrigue, Battle, First Aid, Insight(human), Listen, Scan, Primary  Weapon, Secondary Weapon,  Shield , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Beggar
Dodge, Fast Talk , First Aid, Homeland Lore (local), Survival, Conceal, Sleight,  Insight (Human), Listen, Hide, Fist, Kick, Grapple, Dagger

Bureaucrat
Bargain, Evaluate, Charm, Intrigue, Bureaucracy, Homeland Lore,  Library Use, Insight (Human), Read Write Language(own), Read Write Language(other), Search

Caravan Guard
Bargain, Dodge, Ride, Intimidate, Battle, First Aid, Custom (any), Homeland Lore(any), Survival, Insight(human), Listen, Scan, Primary  Weapon, Secondary Weapon,  Shield , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Chariot Driver
Drive Chariot
, Jump, Dance, Orate, Battle, First Aid, Homeland Lore(local), Devise, Whip, Cultural Melee Weapon, Cultural Missile Weapon, Scan.

Crafter
Art , Evaluate , Bargain, Craft (primary) , Insight (Human) , Craft (secondary) , Lore (any),  Devise , Manage Household , CulturalWeapon (pick type) , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Dancer/Acrobat
Dodge, Jump,  Act, Dance , Homeland  Lore (any) , Charm, Insight (human) , Sing , Speak (any), , Cultural Weapon (pick type) +, Play (instrument)

Docker
Boat, Climb, Jump, Intimidate, Bargain, Speak other Language, Homeland Lore(own),Ship Handling, Craft, Devise, Cultural Weapon (pick type) , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Embalmer
Orate, Sing,  Alchemy, Customs(local), First Aid,  Meditate, Prepare Corpse, Spirit Combat, Worship God,  Devise, Play Instrument, Insight (Human)

Entertainer
Act,  Dance , Charm,  Homeland  Lore (any) , Orate , Insight (human) , Sing , Lore (any) , Speak (any), Play Instrument, Sleight, Cultural Weapon (pick type) +

Farmer
Bargain, Homeland  Lore (local),Jump, Climb, Farm, Craft (any),First Aid , Scan, Herd , Cultural Weapon, Manage Household, Shield , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Fisher
Boat , Javelin, Self Bow, Thrown Net (pick one), Swim , Short Spear , First Aid , Shield , River Lore, Scan, Sing,  Shiphandling, Craft(woodworking, net making, sail making, boatbuilding ), Fist, Kick, Grapple

Healer
Orate, Charm, Sing,  Alchemy, Homeland Lore(local), First Aid ,Treat Disease, Treat Poison, Manage Household, Devise , Plant Lore, Craft, Insight (Human)

Herbalist
Bargain,  Alchemy, Homeland Lore(local), First Aid ,Treat Disease, Treat Poison, Manage Household, Devise , Plant Lore, Survival, Craft, Cultural Weapon

Herder
Jump, Climb , Scan , Animal Lore, Track , Homeland Lore (Local), Cultural Missile Weapon (pick type), First Aid, Cultural Weapon (pick type), Farm, Herd, Manage Household,  Shield , Peaceful Cut, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Hermit
Dodge, Animal Lore, Celestial Lore, Homeland Lore (local), Herd, Plant Lore, Survival, Meditate, Conceal, Craft, Listen, Scan, Hide, Cultural Weapon, Fist, Kick, Grapple,

Homemaker
Charm, Sing, Farm, First Aid, Herd, Homeland Lore(Local), Manage Household, Craft, Devise, Play Instrument,  Insight (Human), Scan, Listen

Hunter
Animal Lore , Homeland Lore (local), Survival, Scan, Listen, Track, Conceal , Devise, Hide, Move Silently, Cultural Weapon (Missile), Cultural Weapon(Melee)

Inn Keeper
Dodge, Bargain, Charm, Sing, Custom(any),  Homeland Lore(any), Manage Household, Craft, Play Instrument,  Insight (Human), Scan, Listen, Cultural Weapon, Kick, Fist, Grapple

Jailer
Dodge, Intimidate, Intrigue, First Aid, Homeland Lore (local),Insight( Human), Listen, Scan, Cultural Weapon, Shield, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Miner
Climb, Dodge, Jump, Evaluate, Mineral Lore, Sing, Intimidate, Devise, Craft, Search, Cultural Weapon, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Merchant
Ride, Customs (any), Bargain, Insight (Human), Speak Other Language (any) , Read/Write (any) , Speak Other Language (Tradetalk), Manage Household , Evaluate, Survival, Listen, Scan, Cultural Weapon

Mourner
Charm, Sing, Customs(local), First Aid,  Meditate, Prepare Corpse, Spirit Combat, Worship God,  Devise, Play Instrument, Insight (Human)

Messenger
Ride, Dodge, Orate, Fast Talk, Customs(any), Homeland Lore(any), Survival, Conceal, Scan, Cultural Weapons, Fist, kick

Musician
Dance , Homeland  Lore (any), Charm, Orate , Insight (human) , Sing , Lore (any) , Speak (any) Cultural Weapon (pick type) , Play (instrument),  Listen

Noble
Battle, Ride (any), Drive Chariot , Insight (Human), Intrigue, Charm, Read/Write (own) , Orate, Manage Household, Homeland Lore (Local), Speak Own Language , Cultural Weapon (pick type), Customs (own) , Shield

Outrider/Scout
Dodge, Fast Talk, Ride, Animal Lore, Intimidate, Customs (any), Homeland Lore (any), Survival,  First Aid,  Scan, Listen, Track, Cultural Weapons , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Philosopher
Read/Write (any) , (Sorcery spell), Orate, Intrigue, Lore (any) , Library Use , Lore (any), Meditate, Insight (Human)

Peddler
Bargain, Fast Talk, Insight (Human),Evaluate, Craft , Speak Other Language (Tradetalk), Sleight, Listen, Scan, Search, Hide, Cultural Weapon, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Personal Servant
Dodge, Charm, Dance, Intrigue, Sing, Customs(local), Manage Household,  Craft( Beauty, Tailoring) Play Instrument, Sleight, Insight(Human), Listen, Search, Cultural Weapon

Prostitute
Dodge, Act, Courtesan,Charm, Dance, Sing, Fast Talk, Game, Homeland Lore(Local), Play Instrument, Sleight, Insight(Human), Listen, Cultural Weapon, Grapple

Prostitute – Courtesan
Dodge, Act, Bargain, Charm, Dance, Intrigue, Orate, Sing, Fast Talk, Game, Homeland Lore(Local), Play Instrument, Sleight, Insight(Human), Listen, Cultural Weapon,  Grapple

Sailor
Boat , Celestial Lore, Dodge,  Climb, Swim,  First Aid , River Lore, Scan, Sing,  Shiphandling, Craft(woodworking, net making, sail making, boatbuilding ) Devise, Cultural Weapon , Fist, Kick, Grapple

Scribe
Speak (any) , Lore (any) , Bureaucracy, Homeland Lore (any), Read/Write (any) , Library Use, Read/ Write (own language), Evaluate .

Slave master
Intimidate, Manage Household, Insight( Human), Scan, Survival,  Whip, Cultural Weapon, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Street Thug
Dodge, Climb, Bargain, Fast Talk, Intimidate, Homeland Lore(local), Conceal, Sleight, Scan Hide, Move Quietly,  Cultural Weapon, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Student
Orate, Speak (any) , Lore (any) , Homeland Lore (any), Read/Write (any) , Library Use, Read/ Write (own language), Cultural Weapon

Tax Collector
Dodge, Intimidate, Fast Talk, Bureaucracy, Conceal, Sleight, Insight( Human), Scan, Cultural Weapons, Shield,  Fist, Kick, Grapple

Watchman
Dodge ,Jump, Intimidate, Orate, First Aid, Homeland Lore(own), Insight( Human), Scan, Listen, Search, Cultural Weapons, Shield,  Fist, Kick, Grapple

Woodcutter
Climb, Farm, Herd, Plant Lore, Survival, Craft(Woodcutting),Craft(other), Devise,  Listen, Scan, Move Silently, Hide,2-H Axe, Cultural Weapons,

Soldiers/Mercenaries/Warriors
Heavy Infantry

Intimidate, Sing , Battle, First Aid, Homeland Lore (any), Game, Listen , Scan, All Unit Weapons (including shield) , Other Weapon, Tertiary Weapon,  Fist, Kick, Grapple

Light Infantry
Dodge, Intimidate, Battle , First Aid, Game, Homeland Lore (any), Survival, Scan, Listen,  Move Quietly , Hide, All Unit Weapons (including shield) , Other Weapon, Tertiary Weapon,  Fist, Kick, Grapple

Cavalry
Ride, Animal Lore, Intimidate, Game, Homeland Lore (any),  Sing , Battle, First Aid,  Scan, All Unit Weapons (including shield) , Other Weapon, Tertiary Weapon,  Fist, Kick, Grapple

Clan Warriors
Dodge, Ride, Intimidate, Battle , First Aid, Homeland Lore (any), Survival, Scan, Listen,  Move Quietly , Hide, All Cultural Weapons (including shield) , Other Weapon, Fist, Kick, Grapple

Advanced
These to be added to and developed if people find it useful

  1. Actor
  2. Animal Trainer
  3. Assassin
  4. Bodyguard
  5. Bounty Hunter
  6. Champion
  7. Conman
  8. Courtesan
  9. Fixer
  10. Gladiator
  11. Master Craftsmen
  12. Entertainers Singer/Musician
  13. Entertainers Dancer/Acrobat
  14. Entertainers Trickster/Fool
  15. Herald
  16. Lawyer
  17. Military Officer
  18. Politician
  19. Philosopher
  20. Spy
  21. Pickpocket
  22. Priest
  23. Prospector
  24. Shaman
  25. Soothsayer
  26. Smuggler
  27. Ships Officer
  28. Thief
  29. Torturer

One thought on “Extended Profession Lists for Runequest Glorantha

  1. great job ! i will surely love to see the advanced profession expanded, many of them are really interesting. thanks
    tommaso

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