categories: Mundane
optimal stat: Mind
6 levels, 2 points per level
not available to items of power, magic spells, or metamorphosis forms

The character has an innate knack for creating, modifying, and working with complex machines. Unlike someone who is merely well-trained in a particular technical skill, the character with Mechanical Genius is a natural, and is able to understand an unfamiliar machine within an hour of taking it apart and studying it. A character with this attribute can also build new gadgets at an astonishing rate, provided he or she has appropriate parts and facilities. The character is able to make small leaps in engineering such as improving the efficiency of an existing machine, but cannot invent a totally new kind of machine beyond 1899 technology levels.

Level One: The character can build/repair machines at 2x normal speed.
Level Two: The character can build/repair machines at 5x normal speed.
Level Three: The character can build/repair machines at 10x normal speed.
Level Four: The character can build/repair machines at 20x normal speed.
Level Five: The character can build/repair machines at 50x normal speed.
Level Six: The character can build/repair machines at 100x normal speed.

Mechanical Genius is taken by this character:
Caleb Lonergan, level 2, build/repair machines at 5x normal speed


Other Mundane Attributes

Flunkies

Flunkies hang around the character, doing whatever he or she wants and never asking for anything in return... Go »

Highly Skilled

A character with this attribute is more experienced or better trained than an ordinary person, and as a result has more skill points than an average adult... Go »

Iron Grip

The character has such outstanding grip that it's almost impossible for objects to be pried out of his or her hands, or for opponents to break free of a grapple... Go »

Master Mixologist

The character with this attribute is a skilled bartender... Go »

More Capable

Currently, the three game stats indicate the same level of ability in all aspects of each stat: the Body stat represents all physical aspects, the Mind stat represents all mental aspects, and the Soul stat represents all spiritual and willpower aspects... Go »

Pain Tolerance

Characters with this attribute have the mental fortitude to shrug off pain and keep going... Go »

Perfect Picture

For photographers, this attribute allows one perfect photograph to be taken with a camera... Go »

Personal Gear

This attribute represents a character's access to rare or difficult-to-acquire equipment... Go »

Servant

The character has a servant or companion entity... Go »

Wealth

This attribute determines what sort of a lifestyle the character can afford... Go »