The Lowly Archetype

One of the ways Age of Legends makes adventuring in Ancient Greece fast and fun is through character archetypes. These are templates with enough pre-defined to ensure a character which is enjoyable to play but leaves plenty of scope for customisation. There are eight archetypes in the book with each


The sea defined the Greeks. Though their rivals, the Carthaginians, had the most powerful navy during the time of Age of Legends, the Greek people were spread around a network of islands, peninsulas and coastlines. The mountainous countryside made land travel difficult and the sea was the only practical form