- add skill to trained list (%)
- +2 skill bonus to certain skill
- speak another language
- gain 2 resistance to any one element
- +2 benefit to specific effect like charm, fear, etc.
- reroll skill check but must keep second result, even if it is lower(%)(encounter power)
- gain +X bonus to specific instances relevant to your background: ie. +5 bonus to endurance checks due to thirst, +3 checks to wilderness lore when finding your way in certain terrain type.
- reroll skill check keeping higher (encounter power)
- choose different ability score to determine starting hit points (healing surges still dependent upon Con)
All backgrounds should have a measure of logic as to why such choices are associated with your background. Also, I have right to modify or veto backgrounds. If you want something different than those listed, as always, talk to me and we will see if we can work something out.