Age of Heroes
(None; Trained Only)
- Try Again:
Not applicable. There are no Speak Language checks to fail. The Speak Language skill does not work like other skills.
- Languages work as follows.
At 1st level you know one language – based on your background – plus an additional number of languages equal to your starting Intelligence bonus.
You can purchase Speak Language just like any other skill, but instead of buying a rank in it, you choose a new language that you can speak.
You do not make Speak Language checks. You either know a language or you do not.
A literate character can read and write any language they speak.
The available languages in the ancient world are Assyrian, Greek, Egyptian, Hittite, Nubian, Persian, Phoenician and Scythian.