Alchemic Construct 5E Background

You’re, much more like the homunculus, were almost created in an alchemical experiment. Probably you had created by an evil wizard like a slave, or most probably a powerful group of magi created you more simply to prove that they could. So regardless of this why you were actually created for, unlike all others, of course you’re certain of the reason behind of your creation. So that for one reason or else any another, that you have been left to your own devices, and of course you have more freedom to select your own destiny.

  • Skill Proficiencies: Arcana and Nature
  • Tool Proficiencies: Alchemist’s Supplies
  • Languages: One language, specifically the language spoken by your creator. (This can be the choice of the player, or determined by the DM)
  • Equipment: A simple set of robes, a journal containing ciphered notes on your creation, a brand or tattoo left on you by your creator, and a pouch containing 5 gold pieces.

Purpose

You’re created extremely for the good purpose and that could just like anything. So that, you could come up with your own origin of creation, or else work with your own DM to create one, or else simply use the below mentioned table.

d6Purpose
1My body was meant to be the new vessel for my creator's soul. How I became sentient remains a mystery.
2I was created to act as a servant/slave to my creator.
3My creator was incredibly lonely, and created me as a companion.
4It seems that I was created simply to prove that it could be done.
5I am the product of a horrible accident. Not only was my creation unintended, but there are those who seek to destroy me.
6I was created, with many others, to serve as test subjects for a plethora of spells and alchemical blends.

Note: Actually, the feature has been provided by this dnd background is almost unique and it is seldom to use in many campaigns. So, this feature, much like this background, so it has been meant to create a unique roleplaying experience.

Feature: Unnatural

As per this feature you’re one of the products of the science and an affront to the nature, as like, certain more powerful beings take notice of your unnatural existence. The Celestials, Fey, and also the Fiends see you as the special, and also whenever they are encountering you, may also treat you differently than the normal. Here the Celestials, for an instance, would likely treat you like a curiosity and of course they perhaps takes pity on you. So the fey will almost and always greet you with hostility and the Fiends would be especially intrigued in creating contracts with you or else becoming your patron.

Suggested Characteristics

Personality Trait

d8Personality Trait
1It seems that emotions were seen as unnecessary when I was created.
2I am endlessly curious in regards to the world around me, especially when it comes to other living creatures.
3I lack interest in most scholarly fields, only having interest for the pleasures of life.
4I seek a new master. One who can adequately guide me to my purpose.
5I am filled with envy towards those naturally born. I endlessly crave the family I can never have.
6Hatred, Anger, Greed and Envy are pointless emotions that serve only to waste our efforts.
7I am emotionally unstable, swiftly alternating from emotion to emotion. This must be a defect in my creation.
8Death fascinates me. If those born of natural means are unsure of their final destination, I must wonder what death has in store for me.

Ideal

d6Ideal
1Curiosity. The world is meant to be studied, and morality only stands in the way. (Neutral)
2Purpose. All things were created for a reason, and have their place in the world. (Lawful)
3Vengeance. I was brought into a world that hates and fears me. Those responsible for my suffering must pay. (Evil)
4Understanding. I may be born of unnatural means, but I am no less a person than anyone else. (Neutral)
5Betterment. That I am feared and misunderstood only goes to show that the world has room to be changed for the better. (Good)
6Freedom. To hell with my creator's wishes! I am free to choose my own purpose! (Chaotic)

Bond

d6Bond
1My creator is/was like a father/mother to me.
2I've learned of a land far from where I was created. I am obsessed with reaching this distant land.
3My creator's penchant for study was instilled in me, and I have taken up their work.
4Upon waking, I killed my creator, and still do not know my purpose for being.
5Being feared and hated by all has taught me to rely only on myself.
6My body was created from the blood of another. I must find this person.

Flaw

d6flaw
1Some might call me fearless, in reality, I simply lack self preservation instincts.
2I am angered and saddened extremely easily.
3I do not understand emotion, and find it hard to empathize with others.
4My obsession with my purpose leaves little room for anything else in my life.
5I have an uncanny fear of magic of any sort.
6I don't know who or what I am, and as such am always seeking guidance.

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