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Character Thursday-Karen Dyheart (Summoner)

Here’s a character who summons elementals, Karen of Kar’s Hurt. Backstory and Levels 1-10 Karen Dyheart was in every way an average girl, well, so far as anyone could tell. She was very bright, but in her backward border town, … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Hallen Ettinbane (Werewolf Hunter)

Here’s a werewolf character. He’s level 5, but he counts as a level 6 for encounter level and such due to the addition of the werewolf template. Backstory and Levels 1-5 Hallen Ettinbane was a decent hunter, part of a lord’s … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Fortress of the Mind

Fortress of the Mind is a defensive psionic ability. A character can use it to defend himself against psionic attacks and spells that target the mind. This ability allows a character to use his magical energy to fortify his mind, … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Lyet Highfall (Dragon Slayer)

I’m planning a dragon hunt post in the near future, and I want to use this character, but my schedule just got really crazy with a final thesis run. Expect that in a week. Backstory and Levels 1-20: Lyet Highfall … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Eidetic Memory

Each level in this minor ability behaves like a point of intelligence with respect to the maximum number of spell components a character can know, as well as the number of languages the character can know. It indicates a character … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Darren Freemont (Human Assassin)

Here’s a pretty basic assassin, I need him for tomorrow’s post on stealthy kills. Backstory and Levels 1-7: Darren grew up on the streets. With no means of feeding himself, and having seen the dangers of begging in his city, … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Mental Duel

This is the first psionic ability in the rotation. As a major ability, Mental Duel is expected to have a direct impact on combat and play a principle role in a character’s build. Mental Duel allows a character or monster to … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Generic Scout Progression

This is our third generic NPC build progression, and I’m still trying to get the hang of it. I’m going to try an approach completely different from my generic knight and gnome policeman builds. I’m going to use my population … Continue reading

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Ability Tuesday-Charge and Attack on the Run

Here are the last two specifically mounted abilities. They synergize well as a major and minor ability combination. They are Charge and Attack on the Run. Charge is the ability to use a mount in a cavalry charge. In this … Continue reading

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Character Thursday-Edam Highbeacon (Human Paladin)

Here’s an NPC built for mounted combat. I’m going to use him for demonstrations of the mounted combat rules in the near future. Backstory and Levels 1-16: Edam was born to a farming family in the North of Erkemna, between the … Continue reading

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