Creating a Character for Call of Cthulhu v5

These are the simplified instructions for rolling a character forĀ Chaosium’s Call of Cthulhu Fifth edition game.

You can get a copy of the character Sheet here.

1. Roll 3D6 for STR, CON, POW, DEX, APP

2. Roll 2d6+6 for SIZE, INT

3. 3d6+3 for EDU

4. SAN= POWx5

5. Idea = INTx5, Luck = POWx5, Know=EDUx5

6. STR+SIZ= DMG bonus Roll

  • 2-12= -1d6
  • 13-16= -1d4
  • 17-24= +0
  • 25-32=+1d4
  • 33-40=+1d6
  • 41-56=+2d6
  • 57-72=+3d6
  • 73-88=+4d6

7. 99 for cthulhu mythos

8. Hit Points = CON+SIZ/2

9. Magic Points = POW

10. Sanity = SAN

11. Money=1d10

1920s yearly income

  • 1= $5k
  • 2=$2.5k
  • 3-4=$3.5k
  • 5=4.5K
  • 6=5.5K
  • 7=6.5K
  • 8=7.5k
  • 9=10K
  • 10=20K
  • Assets =5 x income (10%=cash, 10%=Stock, Bonds (available in 30 days), 80%= hard to liquidate)

12. Choose Occupation

13. EDU x 20 for 8 main skills based on occupation

14. INT x 10 for hobby skills

 

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