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  • Doom upon the Kinslayers

    Either through personal involvement, or through the actions of your ancestors, you bear some guilt over the shedding of elven blood during one of the "Kinslayings":http://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/Kinslaying_(disambiguation), and the "Doom of the Noldor": …

  • Thirst for Knowledge

    Many Noldor are driven to acquire lore and secrets, and they are known for their mastery of history and knowledge. While often a source of strength and respect, it can also be a crippling temptation.

  • Great Love of Words

    Many Noldor possess a fondness for language, both written and spoken, and take great delight in learning the tongues and dialects of diverse cultures. This can be a great asset when encountering ancient runes and texts, or in a complex social situation, …

  • Breath of Bitter Cold

    You or one of your ancestors crossed the "Helcaraxe":http://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/Helcaraxe, the wastes of the Grinding Ice, long ago in order to reach Beleriand. Though this left you indelibly marked by the deathly cold both physically and mentally, …

  • Withered by Flame that does not Die

    You were exposed to the fires created by Morgoth and his servants at the height of his power, such as the eruptions during the Dagor Bragollach, the breath of Glaurung the great dragon of Angband, or the whips and blades of the Belryg. You have a fear of …

  • Sorrow of the Eldar

    You were present at the "Nirnaeth Arnoediad":http://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/Nirnaeth, or others of the many great tragedies and betrayals in the final years of the First Age before the "War of Wrath":http://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/War_of_wrath. You are …

  • Enchanter of Eregion

    You were counted among the great craftsmen of Eregion in the Second Age, an artisan capable of weaving magic and beauty into the very materials you work with. Though your mundane products are of great value and you can create enchanted items, you bear …

  • Captain of the Last High King

    You served as a commander in the armies of Gil-Galad, Last High King of the Noldor, in the days of the Last Alliance. You were present as the last great elven warhost was assembled, and witnessed the construction of Amon Sul. You are skilled at leading …

  • Pride of the Lords of the Firstborn

    After many long years in this Middle-Earth, you are utterly assured of your superiority. None among the mortals can compare to the Eldar, and even among your immortal race there are none so impressive as your own kin. This attitude can be off-putting to …

  • Light of the Ancient World

    Even among the elves, you are ancient indeed, though one could scarcely tell if not for the depth of wisdom and years in your eyes. You once laid eyes on the light of Valinor, either having dwelt there yourself or having seen the Silmarils at some time …

  • Aspects

    Master list of example character Aspects for Middle-earth: # Cultural Aspects ## Men ### "Dunedain":#Dunedain ### "Northmen":#Northmen ### "Bree-landers":#Bree-landers ### "Dunlendings":#Dunlendings ### "Rhudaurim":# …