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Volo's Racial Archetypes (41 New Archetypes & 8 New Races)




Fresh from his travels around the world, Volo presents his finished text on the previously unexplored races of the Forgotten Realms, complete with details of their unusual styles of combat and magic. Adventurers across the land may now use these new archetypes to augments their own abilities, or find new allies in these strange (and sometimes unsavory) creatures.

Bog down your enemies as a lizardfolk cleric of the Swamp Domain, turning the ground around you to sludge as you pull your prey deeper and deeper into the muck. Play as a warlike firenewt fighter, mounted upon a giant strider and raining fire and weapon blows down on your enemy as you fight in perfect unison. Take the Oath of the Boss, an ignoble oath for goblin paladins who love to order their minions around and hide behind anyone and anything they can find.

This book is packed full of 79 pages of new original material, including 41 new archetypes for all classes and 8 new races detailed from the pages of Volo's Guide to Monsters.Each archetype is focused on the way a particular race approaches a particular class, and includes an adaptation section on how to use the archetype for other races, with some suggestions of character ideas to adapt the archetype.

Check out the previews at the top of the page for the full table of contents, as well as a glimpse at some of the archetypes and races contained within. Each race and archetype is formatted in the same manner as the Player's Handbook and is designed to work in tandem with all established D&D 5th Edition rules.

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