Vizier DnD 5E Background

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Of course you’re vizier and also a servant to your favorite god. You always keep performing different tasks which are essential in order to facilitating the initiates’ journey, anyways the gods shall reward to you with an entry into the afterlife with the God-Pharaoh’s blessing. Al though you have hope to achieve the most honored status in the afterlife by being the best possible servant to your god.

Of course being a vizier background 5e, you can have any type of dnd class, but you’re especially likely to be a cleric, a druid (specifically if you serve Rhonas), or a paladin.

  • Skill Proficiencies: History, Religion
  • Tool Proficiencies: One type of artisan’s tools, one type of musical instrument
  • Equipment: A set of artisan’s tools or a musical instrument (one of your choice), a scroll of your god’s teachings, a vizier’s cartouche, a set of fine clothes, and a pouch containing 25gp.

Feature: Voice of Authority

Your voice is the voice of your god, of course at least in a theory. Probably, your job might include all kinds of training and instructing initiates, and also they are required to obey you. In any circumstance, an initiate has been expected to be defer to your voice and also it obey your commands. If you do abuse this authority, even though, your god might personally punish you.

Suggested Characteristics

A d d 5e vizier background characteristics are reflect much strongly the ideals and personality of the god they actually do serve.

Personality Trait

d10Personality Trait
1Everything I do, I do gracefully and deliberately, and with complete confidence. (Oketra)
2Nothing can shake my rock-hard focus. (Oketra)
3When I am at peace, I am an oasis of perfect calm in the world. When I am roused to anger, I am an embodiment of terror. (Kefnet)
4I enjoy teasing acolytes and initiates with juicy tidbits of knowledge wrapped up in fiendishly difficult puzzles. (Kefnet)
5I have the utmost faith in myself and my abilities. (Rhonas)
6I get restless when life in the city feels too tame, too safe. (Rhonas)
7I enjoy solitude as an opportunity to plan my victory. (Bontu)
8I use satire as a way to undermine the teachings of the other gods. (Bontu)
9I love, fight, and feast with equal zeal. (Hazoret)
10I think of those in my care as my family, in a way that most people have trouble understanding. (Hazoret)


1Solidarity: The worthy must respect the worthy. In the afterlife, all will be united in goal and action. (Oketra)
2Knowledge: The worthy shall cultivate a nimble mind, so as to perceive the wonders beyond imagination that wait in the afterlife. (Kefnet)
3Strength: The worthy shall hone a strong body that can withstand the boundless energies of the afterlife. (Rhonas)
4Ambition: The worthy shall strive for greatness, for supremacy in life leads to supremacy in the afterlife. (Bontu)
5Zeal: The worthy shall rush to the God-Pharaoh's side with relentless passion, rising to overcome every obstacle in their way. (Hazoret)
6Naktamun: The life of the city is ordered according to the plan of the God-Pharaoh, and that order must be preserved at all costs.


1My loyalty to my companions embodies the ideal of loyalty to my god. (Oketra)
2The teachings of my god are more precious to me than any possession. (Kefnet)
3I would do anything to defend the temple of my god from any harm or desecration. (Rhonas)
4I am committed to the service of my god—because it’s my sure ticket into the afterlife. (Bontu)
5I love my god and never want my service to end. (Hazoret)
6I have a close friend or lover who is also a vizier.


1I am in love with an initiate, and I want to shield this person from death in the trials.
2I secretly wish I had not been chosen as a vizier, so I could participate in the trials as an initiate.
3I secretly question whether the gods care at all about us or what we do.
4A vizier of another god seeks my death in retribution for a past insult.
5I am terrified of what lies beyond the Gate to the Afterlife.
6I secretly believe the God-Pharaoh’s return will not bring blessing to this world.

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