categories: Mundane and Social
2 levels, 1 point per level
not available to metamorphosis forms

The character experiences routine discrimination or harassment on account of his or her gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, homeland, socio-economic class, or other factor. Just because a character belongs to a group that often receives this treatment does not mean that the defect is required; it's optional. But if the defect is taken, the character should routinely face this treatment in the game, sometimes from the other player characters.

Level One: The character experiences a minor degree of discrimination or harassment.
Level Two: The character experiences a major degree of discrimination or harassment.

Discrimination is taken by these characters:
Gao, level 2, Young, homeless, uneducated, insane
Sagesse la Roque, level 1, French


Other Mundane and Social Defects

Compulsive Liar

Most people lie sometimes, but this defect is for the people who can't seem to stop... Go »

Glory Hound

This defect applies to characters who go to great lengths to capture attention and fame, whether it's positive or negative... Go »

Hatred

Your character carries around an irrational, somewhat obsessive hatred of a particular group of people or other subject that harms his/her relationships with others... Go »

Mute

The character cannot talk... Go »

No Sense of Humor

Your character is humorless, cut off from this essential aspect of the human experience... Go »

Simply Irresistible

The character attracts susceptible members of one gender (or both if desired) like bees to nectar... Go »

Unattractive

An unattractive character may find it difficult to blend into a crowd because their appearance is distinctive... Go »