Legends of the Three Pillars
his backgrund represents indirect support from powerful individuals or organisations. Possible backers can include mentors, noble patrons, military companies, trade guilds, gangs and criminal syndicates. Backers almost certainly have their own agendas and a character will be expected to act in accordance with those goals.
x A mentor or patron of moderate power.
xx A significant mentor or patron, or a small organisation.
xxx A mentor or patron of heroic power, or a moderate organisation.
xxxx A mentor or patron of fantastic power, or a large organisation.
xxxxx An organisation with far-reaching influence and power.