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It Builds Character: Character Options for 5th Edition

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5th edition does a wonderful job of boiling the myriad characters from fantasy literature into the 12 classes. However, there is limited room for customiztion. It Builds Character Presents players and GMs alike with myriad options for character customization and advancement. This book features 8 new playable races, 36 class archetypes (3 per class, more than doubling the options in the PHB), and 20 additional feats. 

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Alex R March 16, 2017 1:10 am UTC
I honestly don't mean this as an insult to yourself, but the very first bit of crunch I read in the preview tells me that this book will be extremely unbalanced. The Bugbear gaining a +4 +2 and a -2 -2, gaining a feat, always having advantage on stealth, rerolling 1's on attack rolls, and proficiency with ALL bludgeoning weapons (which could include campaign specific weapons, or possibly exotic weapons in the future) is absolutely bonkers.
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Kristopher H March 17, 2017 6:47 am UTC
We've play tested, nothing was broken. You are welcome to your opinion... and duly noted.
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Jeremy F March 17, 2017 6:41 pm UTC
I think broken is meant in terms of "Why would I play a PHB race when these ones get so many better traits?" It doesn't necessarily mean it breaks the game, it just makes existing content sub-optimal choices.
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Kristopher H March 18, 2017 12:01 am UTC
In all honesty, that is an standard D&D question, and it all boils down to flavor. These races and class options have been available to my table for well over a year... only one player has chosen one of these races after play test. Not everyone wants to play a gnoll, kobold, or bugbear... I get what you are saying... but it's not all numbers
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Benoit D March 06, 2017 8:47 pm UTC
Is there any difference between this product and the one you published a few days ago?
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P.B. P March 07, 2017 1:34 am UTC
My thoughts too Benoit
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Kristopher H March 08, 2017 7:31 am UTC
There was an issue with a copyrighted race that my people didn't catch... we had to remove it.
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