Viking come from all walks of life, they live by a code. Honor your friends and enemies. For your enemy has great powers as well. Protect those who cannot protect themselves. A warrior by trade, They seek out only the strongest of companions. Living by the sword and shield. Some by the ax and shield. They see those that will not go to arms and battle in a time of need weak. Yes they will protect them at their own life but will never forget the weakness that those who didn't fight as weak. They don't see healer in the same light, for they are the life force that help them push forward.
When there is need for some hot beats, spicy melodies, and saucy lyricism you definitely want a bard. When there is a heated battle coming to you or you need protection from an incendiary disagreement you want a warrior. Why not have both? Straight out of Vostour, the Scalding Skald is a unique training path for an aspiring samurai who wants to gift all of Orn with song and protect all the friends they meet along the way.
A twist of the traditional set of techniques favored by thieves and rogues the world over, the arcane saboteur favors magically-enhanced stealth over the usual tiptoeing favored by most stealthy individuals. Utilizing the same strategies of stealth and subterfuge as typical rogues, arcane saboteurs differ in that they often back these strategies with aether-powered trickery, rather than traditional means of concealment.
Stormvind first appeared in the tribes of Tordenvær found in mountains of Glesmyr; they are noted for their wild or ecstatic fighting style. Their only possession is a pair of old beaten or even broken swords which are very often their only worldly possession. Lacking the wealth of many others in the tribes a Stormvind is often found in the company of other swords for hire. The moniker of Bondæ has been added to members of their cast by other groups, primarily because they appear to be of the peasant class.
Deep in the Starreach mountains of Sirison dwells the few kitsune with the power to see, hear, and bend spirits. Kitsune of the Soulforge constantly hear the whispers of the spirit world around them and often ally with them. They can also bind a wild spirit to a task such as a curse called a bane or to a weapon or shield to a kitsune from harm called a sigil. When stirred to wrath, the kitsune can wield both spirits and weapons as one, deflecting magic, restoring life energy, or cursing their adversary all with the help of nearby spirit allies, banes, and spirit bound sigils.
In many of Orn’s less advanced societies a shield is often the only protection a person has. The Bondæ Græddi is a healer that focuses glyphs into powerful healing magic. The Bondæ Græddi or “peasant healer” is often unarmored due to economic factors; armor is expensive but shields are often plentiful. By being unencumbered by heavy armor the Bondæ Græddi often follow Bondæ Beorn as scouts or as part of a fast moving elusive strike team.
In many of Orn’s less advanced societies a shield is often the only armor a warrior has. The Bondæ Beorn is a shield fighter that specializes in mobility and her abilities with a shield. The Bondæ Beorn or “peasant warrior” is often unarmored due to economic factors; armor is expensive but shields are often plentiful. By being unencumbered by heavy armor the Bondæ Beorn often fit the role of scouts and fast moving elusive strike teams.