HERO System (5th ed.)
Franklin's List of Background Skills ("O" through "R")
All original work herein is copyright © by Franklin W. Cain. All rights reserved. (Last updated: 27 January 2007)

---(O)---

Obstetrics/Gynecology (Science; see Specialized Field of Medicine)

Occultism (Knowledge)

Oceanography (Science)

Off-Hand (Weapon Familiarity)

Off-Road (Transport Familiarity)

Optical Physics, aka High Energy Optics (Science)

Orbital Missile (Weapon Familiarity; see Ballistic/Orbital Missile)

Orderly (Profession; see Nurse)

Organic Chemistry (Science)

Oriental Medicine (Knowledge; see Yin-Yang Medicine)

Oriental Melee Weapons (Group of Weapon Familiarities; see Common Oriental Melee Weapons)

Origami (Professional Skill)

Oversized Motorship (Transport Familiarity)

Ox/Bovine (Transport Familiarity)

---(P)---

P-Suit (Professional Skill; see Vac Suit) [DEX]

Painting (Profession)

Paleontology (Science)

Parachute (Professional Skill) [DEX]

Patent/IP Law (Knowledge)

Pathology (Science; see Specialized Field of Medicine)

Pets (see Animals)

Pharmacology (Science)

Philology (Science; see Linguistics)

Philosophy/Theology (Knowledge)

Photography (Profession)

Photonics (Science)

Physician (Profession; see Doctor)

Physics (Science)

Pigeons/Messenger Birds (Profession)

Pistol (Weapon Familiarity)

Planetology, aka Ecology (Science)

Plumbing (Profession)

Poet (Profession)

Poker (Knowledge)

Polearm (Weapon Familiarity)

Police, aka Security Guard (Profession)

Powered Armor (see Battlesuit)

Pre-Industrial Seacraft (Group of Transport Familiarities; see Early Seacraft)

Pressure Suit (Professional Skill; see Vac Suit) [DEX]

Prospecting (Profession)

Psionic Engineering, aka Psychotronics (Science)

Psionics (see below)

Psychiatry (Science)

Psychology (Science or Knowledge)

Psychotronics (see Psionic Engineering)

[Puzzles] (Knowledge)

---(Q)---

Quantum Mechanics (Science)

---(R)---

Raptors (Profession; see Falconry)

Recoilless Rifle (Weapon Familiarity)

Research (see below)

Riddles (Knowledge)

Rifle (Weapon Familiarity)

Robotics (Science)

Rocket Launcher (Weapon Familiarity; see Missile Launcher)

Rocket Science (Science; see Astronautical Engineering)

Rowboat (Transport Familiarity)

Rugby (Profession; see Soccer/Rugby)


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