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The Dire Elf

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Dire Elf: Quick and brutal, the dire elf combines the traits of orc and elf heritage. Includes two subraces, Orcblood and Elfblood, as well as a Background set that can be used for any character race. 

Version 1.2

Questions, comments and criticism are welcome, and revisions may follow. 

 
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Armand C January 24, 2016 7:40 am UTC
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Version 1.1 cleans up some grammar, errors and revises some of the racial traits.
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Nicholas W January 24, 2016 12:57 am UTC
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The Darkvision should just be normal 60 ft of darkvision. Natural Distrust should be Fey Ancestry. what you have is confusing and the Fey Ancestry just gives it a better elven feel.
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Armand C January 24, 2016 6:35 am UTC
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Thanks Nick. I agree completely on the Darkvision, the additional stuff there was a holdover from the original dire elf NPC in my campaign. The party uses Darkness in nearly every situation, and I was giving them a foe who wasn't as affected.
In regards to the Distrust/Fey Ancestry, I wanted the orc blood to make them still susceptible to being put to sleep with magic. But I see what you mean about the elven feel. In the next revision I've split it like this:

"Fey Ancestry: You have advantage on saving throws against being charmed. Because of your orc blood, however, you are susceptible to being put to sleep through magic.

Innate Distrust: Due to your orc blood and the way others typically react to you, you have advantage on saving throws against Deception and Persuasion."

I really appreciate your insight! I'm trying to keep the race balanced. If you have a moment, let me know what you think of the above changes.

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Armand C January 22, 2016 10:19 pm UTC
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Errata: Under Languages, the Elfblood Dire Elf does not automatically gain the elvish language. It should read: "If the Dire Elf was raised among elves, they also speak, read and write elvish." Either subrace may have been raised among elves as part of their background.
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