All Pathfinder 2 Backgrounds

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Acolyte

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Religion, Scribing Lore
Feat Student of the Canon

Acrobat

Ability Boosts Str or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Acrobatics, Circus Lore
Feat Steady Balance

Alkenstar Tinker

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Engineering Lore
Feat Alchemical Crafting

Animal Whisperer

Ability Boosts Wis or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Nature, a terrain Lore
Feat Train Animals

Artisan

Ability Boosts Str or Int, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Guild Lore
Feat Specialty Crafting

Artist

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Art Lore
Feat Specialty Crafting

Aspiring Free Captain

Ability Boosts Wis or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Sailing Lore
Feat Group Coercion

Aspiring River Monarch

Ability Boosts Wis or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, Politics Lore
Feat Courtly Graces

Atteran Rancher

Ability Boosts Str or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Nature, Animal Lore
Feat Train Animal

Barkeep

Ability Boosts Con or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Alcohol Lore
Feat Hobnobber

Barrister

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Legal Lore
Feat Group Impression

Bekyar Restorer

Ability Boosts Wis or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Abyss Lore
Feat Group Impression

Belkzen Slayer

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Orc Lore
Feat Intimidating Glare

Bellflower Agent

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Stealth, Underworld Lore
Feat Experienced Smuggler

Black Market Smuggler

Ability Boosts Wis or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Stealth, Underworld Lore
Feat Experienced Smuggler

Bonuwat Wavetouched

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Ocean Lore
Feat Underwater Marauder

Bounty Hunter

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Legal Lore
Feat Experienced Tracker

Bright Lion

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Mzali Lore
Feat Lie to Me

Charlatan

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Underworld Lore
Feat Charming Liar

Chelish Rebel

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, Kintargo Lore
Feat Streetwise

Child of Westcrown

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Westcrown Lore
Feat Group Impression

Child of the Puddles

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Acrobatics, Absalom Lore
Feat Steady Balance

Criminal

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Stealth, Underworld Lore
Feat Experienced Smuggler

Cursed Family

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Occultism, Curse Lore
Feat Oddity Identification

Desert Tracker

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Desert Lore
Feat Experienced Tracker

Detective

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Society, Underworld Lore
Feat Streetwise

Diobel Pearl Diver

Ability Boosts Con or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Ocean Lore
Feat Underwater Marauder

Dragon Scholar

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Dragon Lore
Feat Intimidating Glare

Emancipated

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Stealth, Kintargo Lore
Feat Terrain Stalker

Emissary

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, a city Lore
Feat Multilingual

Entertainer

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Performance, Theater Lore
Feat Fascinating Performance

Farmhand

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Farming Lore
Feat Assurance (Athletics)

Field Medic

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Medicine, Warfare Lore
Feat Battle Medic

Final Blade Survivor

Ability Boosts Wis or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Revolution Lore
Feat Charming Liar

Fortune Teller

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Occultism, Fortune-Telling Lore
Feat Oddity Identification

Freed Slave of Absalom

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Society, Absalom Lore
Feat Streetwise

Gambler

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Games Lore
Feat Lie to Me

Geb Crusader

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Religion, Undead Lore
Feat Student of the Canon

Gladiator

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Performance, Gladiatorial Lore
Feat Impressive Performance

Goblinblood Orphan

Ability Boosts Dex or Con, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Goblin Lore
Feat Assurance (survival)

Grand Council Bureaucrat

Ability Boosts Cha or Int, Free
Trained Skills Society, Government Lore
Feat Group Impression

Guard

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Legal Lore or Warfare Lore
Feat Quick Coercion

Haunting Vision

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Religion, Dahak Lore
Feat Student of the Canon

Hellknight Historian

Ability Boosts Str or Int, Free
Trained Skills Society, Architecture Lore
Feat Courtly Graces

Herbalist

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Nature, Herbalism Lore
Feat Natural Medicine

Hermean Axpatriate

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, Dragon Lore
Feat Skill Training

Hermit

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Nature or Occultism, a terrain Lore
Feat Dubious Knowledge

Hunter

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Tanning Lore
Feat Survey Wildlife

Inlander

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, a terrain Lore
Feat Survey Wildlife

Issian Partisan

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Underworld Lore
Feat Charming Liar

Kalistrade Follower

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Kalistrade Lore
Feat Bargain Hunter

Kyonin Emissary

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, Politics Lore
Feat Multilingual

Laborer

Ability Boosts Str or Con, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Labor Lore
Feat Hefty Hauler

Lastwall Survivor

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Medicine, Undead Lore
Feat Battle Medicine

Lesser Scion

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Heraldry Lore
Feat Hobnobber

Local Scion

Ability Boosts Con or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Breachill Lore
Feat Specialty Crafting

Lost and Alone

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidate, Warfare Lore
Feat Intimidating Glare

Lumber Consortium Laborer

Ability Boosts Str or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Forest Lore
Feat Assurance (athletics)

Magaambya Academic

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Arcana or Nature, Academia Lore
Feat Recognize Spell

Mammoth Speaker

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Nature, Animal Lore
Feat Train Animal

Mana Wastes Refugee

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, Wilderness Lore
Feat Trick Magic Item

Mantis Scion

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Stealth, Assassin Lore
Feat Assurance (stealth)

Martial Disciple

Ability Boosts Str or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Acrobatics or Athletics, Warfare Lore
Feat Cat Fall or Quick Jump

Menagerie Dung Sweeper

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Nature, Animal Lore
Feat Train Animal

Merabite Prodigy

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Alchemical Lore
Feat Specialty Crafting

Merchant

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Mercantile Lore
Feat Bargain Hunter

Miner

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Mining Lore
Feat Terrain Expertise (Underground)

Missionary

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Scribing Lore
Feat Group Impression

Molthuni Mercenary

Ability Boosts Str or Con, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Mercenary Lore
Feat Experienced Professional

Nexian Mystic

Ability Boosts Int or WIs, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, a planar Lore
Feat Arcane Sense

Nirmathi Guerrilla

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Forest Lore
Feat Terrain Stalker (underbrush)

Noble

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, Geneology or Heraldry Lore
Feat Courtly Graces

Nomad

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, a terrain Lore
Feat Assurance (Survival)

Oenopion Ooze-Tender

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Ooze Lore
Feat Dubious Knowledge

Onyx Trader

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Society, Mercantile Lore
Feat Multilingual

Osirionologist

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Occultism, Ancient Osirion Lore
Feat Oddity Identification

Out-Of-Towner

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, an ancestry Lore
Feat Hobnobber

Pathfinder Hopeful

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Society, Pathfinder Society Lore
Feat Additional Lore

Perfection Seeker

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Acrobatics, Warfare Lore
Feat Cat Fall

Press-Ganged

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Society, Sailing Lore
Feat Experienced Professional

Prisoner

Ability Boosts Str or Con, Free
Trained Skills Stealth, Underworld Lore
Feat Experienced Smuggler

Purveyor of the Bizarre

Ability Boosts Int or WIs, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, Mercantile Lore
Feat Quick Identification

Quick

Ability Boosts Con or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Undead Lore
Feat Charming Liar

Razmiran Faithful

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Razmir Lore
Feat Group Coercion

Refugee

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Hunting Lore
Feat Forager

Reputation Seeker

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Darklands, Desert, or Jungle Lore
Feat Terrain Expertise (darklands, desert, or jungle)

Returning Descendant

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Thievery, Engineering Lore
Feat Pickpocket

Rivethun Adherent

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Occultism, Spirit Lore
Feat Recognize Spell

Rostland Partisan

Ability Boosts Con or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Politics Lore
Feat Group Impression

Sailor

Ability Boosts Str or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Sailing Lore
Feat Underwater Marauder

Sarkorian Reclaimer

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Medicine, Abyssal Lore
Feat Battle Medicine

Sarkorian Survivor

Ability Boosts Str or Con, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Sarkorian History Lore
Feat Forager

Scholar

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, Nature, Occultism, or Religion, Academia Lore
Feat Assurance (Arcana, Nature, Occultism, or Religion)

Scholar of the Ancients

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, Azlant Lore
Feat Quick Identification

Scout

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, a terrain Lore
Feat Forager

Secular Medic

Ability Boosts Wis or Dex, Free
Trained Skills Medicine, Anatomy Lore
Feat Battle Medicine

Senghor Sailor

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Sailing Lore
Feat Quick Repair

Shadow Haunted

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Shadow Plane Lore
Feat Quick Coercion

Shoanti Name-Bearer

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Quah Lore
Feat Combat Climber

Shory Seeker

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Shory Lore
Feat Specialty Crafting

Sodden Scavenger

Ability Boosts Con or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Swamp Lore
Feat Forager

Storm Survivor

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Survival, Weather Lore
Feat Forager

Street Urchin

Ability Boosts Dex or Con, Free
Trained Skills Thievery, a city Lore
Feat Pickpocket

Taldan Schemer

Ability Boosts Con or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Politics Lore
Feat Hobnobber

Teamster

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Nature, Mercantile Lore
Feat Train Animal

Thassilonian Traveler

Ability Boosts Con or Int, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, Thassilon Lore
Feat Dubious Knowledge

Thrune Loyalist

Ability Boosts Int or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Religion, Hell Lore
Feat Student of the Canon

Thuvian Unifier

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Politics Lore
Feat Quick Coercion

Tinker

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Engineering Lore
Feat Specialty Crafting

Trade Consortium Underling

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Society, Business Lore
Feat Experienced Professional

Truth Seeker

Ability Boosts Str or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Deception, Politics Lore
Feat Lie to Me

Ulfen Raider

Ability Boosts Str or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Sailing Lore
Feat Intimidating Glare

Undersea Enthusiast

Ability Boosts Str or Con, Free
Trained Skills Athletics, Ocean Lore
Feat Underwater Marauder

Ustlavic Academic

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Academia Lore
Feat Skill Training

Varisian Wanderer

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Performance, Circus Lore
Feat Fascinating Performance

Vidrian Reformer

Ability Boosts Dex or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Diplomacy, Politics Lore
Feat Hobnobber

Warrior

Ability Boosts Str or Con, Free
Trained Skills Intimidation, Warfare Lore
Feat Intimidating Glare

Whispering Way Scion

Ability Boosts Int or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Religion, Undead Lore
Feat Student of the Canon

Wildwood Local

Ability Boosts Dex or Wis, Free
Trained Skills Nature, Forest Lore
Feat Natural Medicine

Winter's Child

Ability Boosts Con or Cha, Free
Trained Skills Arcana, Weather Lore
Feat Arcane Sense

Witch Wary

Ability Boosts Dex or Int, Free
Trained Skills Occultism, Curse Lore
Feat Oddity Identification

Wonder Taster

Ability Boosts Int or Con, Free
Trained Skills Crafting, Alchemical Lore
Feat Alchemical Crafting

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Core Rulebook (Second Edition) © 2019, Paizo Inc.; Designers: Logan Bonner, Jason Bulmahn, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, and Mark Seifter.

Pathfinder Lost Omens World Guide (Second Edition) © 2019, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Tanya DePass, James Jacobs, Lyz Liddell, Ron Lundeen, Liane Merciel, Erik Mona, Mark Seifter, James L. Sutter.

Age of Ashes Player’s Guide © 2019, Paizo Inc.; Authors: James Jacobs, with Amanda Hamon.

Pathfinder Adventure: The Fall of Plaguestone © 2019, Paizo, Inc.; Authors: Jason Bulmahn.