Specials are things like HADs, unnatural eye-colors or hair-colors or relations. These are always very expensive.
HAD -There can only be one of these at a time in the RP 1000 marks
Unnatural eye-color -Please state the eye-color and ask before purchase. 500 marks
Unnatural hair-color -Please ask before buying. 1000
Relations: Related to Lord/Lady Holder 100 Related to Queen Rider 100 Related to known Lord/Lady Holder 300 Related to known Jr. Weyrwoman or Jr. Weyrleader 500 Related to known Sr. Weyrwoman or Sr. Weyrleader 700
Prices for these things are high, but these things would be highly unlikely to begin with. The high prices are in an attempt to keep the number of occurrences very low.
Another kind of special is to have a particular kind of character or have them be able to carry certain kinds of weaponds.
Ability to carry a visible weapon such as a sword or bow as a Candidate, weyrfolk or holdfolk and not being guard: 50 marks Owning your own weaponry of any kind: 30 marks