Venture Captain

About Venture Captain

Character Generator Feature Roadmap [Tentative]

v1.0 Feature Implementation (bold items are finished; italicized items are in development):

  • Ability Scores (point buy, tier points, racial adjustments)
  • Core Classes (alignment restrictions, favored class bonuses, selectable class features)
  • Skills (class skill training bonus, skill focus bonus, racial bonuses, ability modifiers)
  • Calculated Combat Stats (BAB, CMB, CMD, AC, Touch AC, Flat Footed AC, Saves, HPs, Speed, Initiative)
  • Feats (Racial, class granted feats, full prerequisite validation)
  • Equipment (calculate wealth, calculate encumbrance, attack/damage bonuses, highlight proficiency, equip to slots)
  • Spells (select known spells, select memorized spells, calculate DCs, calculate dice/bonuses)
  • Save to PDF (complete with calculated values, racial & class features, custom landscape layout)

v2.0 Feature Roadmap:

  • Prestige Classes
  • Traits
  • Language Selection
  • Random Bio Generation (Name, Age, Height, Weight, Hair, & Eyes) based on Race & Gender
  • Aging Affects validation based on Age/Race/Class
  • Rules Info (overlays with PRD definitions for class features, feats, etc.)
  • Pathfinder Society legal character validation
  • Save to HTML
  • 60+ Terrible Portraits integration

v3.0 Feature Roadmap:

  • Dynamic Feat & Feature overlays
  • Advanced Player's Guide Update
  • Non-core open entries for class, feats, traits, skills, equipment, & spells.
  • Pre-calculated Combat Maneuver & Spell sheets
  • Custom Magic Weapon & Armor
  • Storage Solutions


The following individuals were vital during usability testing and rules checking:


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This free tool is developed and hosted by Michael Brewer, of Mad Brew Labs. Michael is an RPG blogger and sometime writer, but pays the bills by developing software. Except, you know, when he's giving stuff away for free, like this app.


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