Roleplaying Star Wars

SW Specialisation Assassin

Star Wars – Career Specialisations of the Galaxy

The Assassin

Source: Edge of the Empire Core Rulebook (sw-ffg-ee-cr-59)

This is a placeholder for the details on the Specialisation. I have included the stats for the upcoming campaign as a starting point for character creation.

This specialisation can be found as part of the following careers:

sw-ffg-ee-cr Core EotE
sw-ffg-ee-cr Core Edge of the Empire

Talent Tree – Assassin

A1 Grit 1/5
PR (A2)
B1 Lethal Blows 1/5
PR (B2)
C1 Stalker 1/5
PR (C2)
D1 Dodge
A (D2)
A2 Precise Aim 1/4
AR (A1, B2, A3)
B2 Jump Up
A (B1, A2, C2, B3)
C2 Quick Strike 1/4
PR (C1, B2, D2, C3)
D2 Quick Draw
A (D1, C2, D3)
A3 Targeted Blow
A (A2, A4)
B3 Stalker 3/5
PR (B2, C3, B4)
C3 Lethal Blows 3/5
PR (C2, B3, C4)
D3 Anatomy Lessons
A (D2, D4)
A4 Stalker 4/5
PR (A3, B4, A5)
B4 Sniper Shot
A (B3, A4, B5)
C4 Dodge
A (C3, C5)
D4 Lethal Blows 4/5
PR (D3, D5)
A5 Precise Aim 4/4
AR (A4)
B5 Deadly Accuracy
P (B4)
C5 Lethal Blows 5/5
PR (C4)
D5 Master of Shadows
A (D4)
P – Passive Talent / A – Active Talent / R – Ranked Talent (Connects to)

Upon Completing the Specialisation Tree – gain the Dedication talent.

Fantasy Flight Games Rules

  • Attributes – Specialisation – Assassin
    • Career Skills – Melee (B), Ranged – Heavy (A), Skulduggery (C), Stealth (A)
    • Starting Characer gains one rank in two career skills of thier choice.

House Rule Changes

Made Dedication the reward for completing a Specialisation Tree instead of a Tier 5 Item. Replaced Dedication with a 5th Tier Lethal Blows in fitting with the Assassin.

Content Updates

  • 2021-11-30 – Updated tree to reflect what is being done in play.
  • 2021-11-02 – Completed the assassin talent tree.
  • 2021-10-31 – Completing the assassin talent tree.
  • 2021-04-07 – Putting in the Attributes for the Skills.
SW Specialisations

Assassin, Droid Tech, Gadgeteer, Martial Artist, Operator, Skip Tracer, Suvivalist

Star Wars RPG

SW Menu: Adventure, New Rules, Adversary, Companies, Droid, Equipment, Galaxy Map, Location, Vehicle

Campaign: NPCs, Timeline

Game Management: Annotated Stat Block, Character Creation, Choosing a New Campaign, Creating a Galaxy Map, Ending three year campaign, GM’s Luck Roll, Running Games over Skype, Tracking Experience, 2016 Campaign

Character Builds: Bounty Hunter (Assassin, Gadgeteer, Martial Artist, Operator, Skip Tracer, Survivalist) Technician (Droid Tech)

References: for Characters, for GMs, Item Qualities, Empire, Jedi, Rebels, Sith

Creating a Campaign: (1) Rules and Setting, (2) Characters and Timeline, (3) Fringers Storyline, (4) Rebels Storyline, (5) Force Storyline, (6) Mandalorian Storyline

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I am a long term gamer, I run 6 RPG's a fortnight, host board game, card game and LANs each about once a quarter and have an addiction to buying more games. Games I am currently running are Pathfinder (1st and 2nd Edition) and Dungeons and Dragons (5th Edition).

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