Prestige Items are symbols of Accolades and Accomplishment that inspire fear and/or a sense of duty/fealty in others. These take many forms, and must be recognized and understood for them to have any effect. Items of flashy/impressive nature can affect perception as a stronger leader. These may include awards & medals, status & rank symbols (uniform – condition, dress code), adornments on clothes (emblems, symbols, group colors and styles). It can also include equipment like weapons (emblems, symbols, group colors and styles) and armor (emblems, symbols, group colors and styles). Prestige Markers make good mundane Rewards. The assumption of institutional Vows/Oaths may also issue a Prestige Marker in acknowledgement. Prestige Markers may be single medals, etc. or a collection of related ones that together paint an impressive picture. Keep in mind, all values herein are a suggested _Baseline_ only. A collection of Prestige Markers may be increased by the sheer number of them, not just the value of each.Prestige in relation to items.
Types of Checks it Affects: Social Reactions, Times of Service Interactions, Intimidation (neg. Charisma adjustment can be made positive with “the skills to back up the attitude” such Prestige Markers may represent and be recognized), Command Presence,
Really, any Prestige Marker can have a value of zero to four…
Implementing these ideas can provide for a myriad of game facets: