- Numenera Character Options, Page 38
To most people, the Cold Desert means nothing but hardship and death, served up on an icy platter. But to you, a child of the icebound, the cold that kills many is nothing more than a passing irritation. In fact, freezing climes and places invigorate you and instill a sense of strength in you. Whether slipping across frozen lakes, stamping through deep snow, or surviving a whirling blizzard, you see the cold as a creature—one that you know and understand fully.
Your clothing is carefully designed to regulate your body temperature, even in the harshest weather, and you likely have created or purchased multiple accessories or physical enhancements to further offset the effects of
wind, ice, and snow.