Page References
  • Cypher System Rulebook, Page 82
  • Numenera Character Options, Page 28

You can take a lot of punishment, both physically and mentally, and still come back for more. It takes a lot to put you down. Neither physical nor mental shocks or damage have a lasting effect. You’re tough to faze. Unflappable. Unstoppable.

Is there really much difference between a character who is Tough, one who is Hardy, and another who is Resilient? They are indeed close, but the differences will become apparent in play. Players should choose the one they like best.