Depending on the campaign, The Broker could be...
• A Corlantian tax collector holding your rank over the market.
• A River boat gambler looking for the woman who stole his father's watch.
• A peerless adventure hunting for enough treasure to secure himself into the ranks of nobility.
• A good hearted rogue, robbing from the rich and giving 5% to the local orphanage.
• A snake oil salesmen living high on the hog, but careful not to visit the same town twice.
Party Role: Backer. With an overflowing pack you always have the gear your party needs on hand. Your real strength, however, is finding the party more riches, whether in the Grand Bazaar or the deepest of dungeons.
Requirements: Adventure's Luck, Haggle +4 ranks, Quick Draw
Favored Attributes: Wisdom, Dexterity, Intelligence
Class Skills: Athletics, Bluff, Haggle, Investigate, Notice Prestidigitation, Resolve, Ride, Search, Survival.
Skill Points: 6 + Int modifier per level
Vitality: 9 + Con modifier per level
Handy Haversack: The name of the leather worker is carved into the flap, but you can't make it out. At level one, you may use the I have One of Those! Perk without paying the action die cost. The total number of dice waived in this manner per adventure may not exceed your class level. Items gained this way can not be traded or sold and leave play at the end of the adventure. Further your use of this perk does not count towards your party's limit of player perks.
Freetrader: Ice to Eskimos? Try selling beards to dwarves! At Level 1, you gain the Basic Skill Mastery: Investigator feat. Further this feat also applies to Haggle checks.
At Level 5, you gain the Exceptional Skill Mastery: Investigator feat.
At Level 9, you gain the Legendary Skill Mastery: Investigator feat.
Here There Be...Bargains! I: You never need to go to the market when you carry one on your back. Whenever you make an opposed Haggle/Bargain check with multiple grades of success the results improve by 1 grade in your favor. Additionally you gain the Improved Carrying Capacity NPC ability.
Here There Be...Bargains! II: Step right up! I have dragon's teeth, Kilonea wine, and a pair of Boots of Farstriding only used by a little old lady on Sundays. All priced to move! At level 7 you gain the Beguiling NPC quality and may use Haggle in place of Sense Motive when using this ability.
Bonus Feat: At levels 3 and 7 you gain 1 additional Chance or Skill feat.
Heads-Up: The big difference between you and a pack mule is your throwing arm. Once per round, when you aren't flat-footed, a teammate within close range and line of sight may handle an item on your person as if it was in his own.
Uncanny Dodge I: Your senses are supremely sharp, letting you react quickly to danger. At Level 4, you retain your Dexterity bonus to Defense (if any) even when flat-footed.
Uncanny Dodge II: At Level 8, you never become flanked.
Gifts & Favors I: At level 6 your gain the Courtier's level 2 ability. This represents your skills at stockpiling gear and finding good deals.
One for the Doctor: 'Share and share alike,' your granddaddy always said. Whenever a teammate uses a scroll or potion gained by your Heads-Up ability since the beginning of the last round, you may also gain its benefits. When you imbibe an potion in this manner it doesn't count toward you potion per scene limit if your teammate gains its benefit.
Eureka!: You have a sixth sense for find gold coins and you brought a pair of pliers for pulling out gold teeth. At level 10, whenever you or your party make a treasure roll add your class level to the result.
Table XX: The Broker
Lvl BAB Fort Ref Will Def Init LS Lgnd Abilities
1 +0 +0 +1 +1 +2 +0 +2 +1 Freetrader (Basic), Handy Haversack
2 +1 +0 +2 +2 +3 +0 +3 +1 Here there be...Bargains! I
3 +2 +1 +2 +2 +4 +1 +3 +2 Bonus Feat
4 +3 +1 +2 +2 +4 +1 +4 +2 Heads-Up, Uncanny Dodge I
5 +3 +1 +3 +3 +5 +1 +4 +3 Freetrader (Exceptional)
6 +4 +2 +3 +3 +6 +2 +5 +3 Gift's & Favors I
7 +5 +2 +4 +4 +6 +2 +5 +4 Bonus Feat, Here there be...Bargains! II
8 +6 +2 +4 +4 +7 +2 +6 +4 One for the Doctor, Uncanny Dodge II
9 +6 +3 +4 +4 +8 +3 +6 +5 Freetrader (Legendary)
10 +7 +3 +5 +5 +9 +3 +7 +5 Eureka