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Aloysius' Guide to Social Acceptance Vol1

Aloysius' Guide to Social Acceptance Vol1

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Aloysius' Guide to Social Acceptance Vol 1

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Aloysius' Guide to Social Acceptance is a personal passion project to showcase creatures all throughout Dungeon and Dragon's history and allow it's readers the ability to make player characters with such creatures from all across Faerun. Volume 1 will contain old and new races that seasoned adventurers and newcomers to Dungeons and Dragons may have heard of or seen from a glance. If a race has made it's presence known within the Inner Circle of the Great Wheel, then Volume 1 will serve you well in making unforgettable characters. Nearly every bit of content in Aloysius is geared to be Faerun friendly and contain brand new artwork from a large host of artists.

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28 New Playable Races

Abeil / Chitine / Cloaker / Equinal / Faerie Dragon / Formian / Galeb Duhr / Gargoyle / Gnoll / Gremlin / Half-Gnoll / Half-Ogre / Hengeyokai / Homunculus / Illithid / Killoren / Magmin / Medusa / Merfolk / Myconid / Ogre / Pixie / Siren / Sphinx / Troll / Verbeeg / Yuan-Ti Abomination / Yuan-Ti Halfblood

5 New Lineages

Ceremorphed / Constructed / Ghost / Skeleton / Zombie

3 New Elf Subraces

Drider / Lamia / Cecaelia

1 New Additional Feature

Enlarge: Turn your Medium sized character into a Large one. Permanently.

4 New Archetypes

Path of the Titanoboa / College of Dance / Worg Master Conclave / The Great Cold Patron

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Vol 2 will be coming soon and explore more player race options that reach out into the Outer Circle and beyond!

 
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Florian S September 14, 2021 9:10 pm UTC
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Nice
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isaac P August 21, 2021 3:20 pm UTC
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Looks pretty good, we need more though.
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Patrick W August 20, 2021 5:13 am UTC
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Hey hi hello- Not sure if you realize this, but several of the spells on the Expanded Spell List for The Great Cold are actually already Warlock spells, meaning you've only really given them a *slightly* expanded spell list. The spells are: Hold Person, Hallucinatory Terrain, and Hold Monster.

This is actually something I noticed when you first published The Great Cold patron as a standalone supplement, and I was really hoping to see it fixed when I saw that you'd republished it here. Do you have any plans to modify things like this?
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Cory A August 19, 2021 4:03 am UTC
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Finally! More playable BUG races other than Mage Hand Press' Skithari race! Also... the backstory behind the Summerbreeze the Siren made me sad, she is a wonderful girl and I will die for her! AHHH~!
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Michael N August 16, 2021 10:41 pm UTC
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so if i am reading these right, if you pick the Forman race and worker subclass and the path of the titan boa, you can have the same lifting strength as a gargantuan creature.
Because the work subrace gives.
Incredible Build. You count as two sizes larger when
determining your carrying capacity and the weight you can
push, drag or lift.
And path of the titan boa gives
Super Strength
Also at 3rd level, you count as a Large size creature when
determining your carrying capacity and the weight you can
push, drag, or lift.
So at 20 strength you could lift 4800 pounds or just over 1 ton
Push, Drag, or Lift. You can push, drag, or lift a weight in pounds up to twice your carrying capacity (or 30 times your Strength score). While pushing or dragging weight in excess of your carrying capacity, your speed drops to 5 feet.

Size and Strength. Larger creatures can bear more weight, whereas Tiny creatures can carry less. For each size category...See more
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Michael N August 16, 2021 10:28 pm UTC
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I love these book it has lots of cool playable races and can't wait for more but i do feel the layout could be better
First off i find it hard to read when the text goes across the full page especially on my phone.
secondly some of the pictures are above the information about another race and can be confusing.
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Joseph W August 12, 2021 7:18 am UTC
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i got this and love it. i have made a lot of npcs and more with it cant wait for more
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Abby J August 11, 2021 1:38 am UTC
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There a few things that I found are weirdly worded or inconsistent.
- for Abeil Servant and Formian Worker's nectar trait, it says "a meal's worth of nourishment for 24 hours." does this mean it acts like how a goodberry nourishes, or does it mean that its only good for 24hours?
- the Chitine's XXX doesn't make it clear how often a creature can remake its saving throw. is it just one more attempt on the next turn or is it at the start of each of its turns that it can try to end it early for the whole minute? There is a similar wording issue on the Medusa's Venomous, the Mycanoid's Spore Cloud, . similarly, the Medusa's petrifying gaze does not mention if a second failed save is what finishes petrification and turns the creature to stone, so a clarification would be nice.
- Galeb Duhr's natural armor says "starting" AC instead of natural AC. this wording doesn't really make sense and need to clarify that this is your AC when not wearing armor. This is a similar issue with...See more
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Christopher Z August 12, 2021 7:49 pm UTC
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An update will be made to address most of this issues as much as possible, but most importantly the Spectral Owl Feature.
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Thomas J July 29, 2021 5:13 am UTC
Heard this has a lot of errors.
Good to see you decided to make a compendium collection of your's and others works.

150 races total between 3 books? That's a massive amount.
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Jared M July 22, 2021 8:45 pm UTC
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Just spotted the Faerie Dragon is missing it's language proficiencies even though the Pseudodragon Variant is not.
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Christopher Z July 22, 2021 9:14 pm UTC
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Thanks for that, making a fix as we speak.
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Marcus H July 22, 2021 10:49 am UTC
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Will you be releasing a fixed version. Because I’m confused about “Abeil flight speed.” Is it missing a comma?
Note: is the first sentence of most flighting character supposed to be restricted flight movement?
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Natsu V July 22, 2021 1:58 pm UTC
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So was I and a few other people. Zito answered someone else about it and basically what that entire line means "As long as you are wearing Light Armor or No Armor, your unrestricted Flight Speed is 40ft. However, if you are wearing Medium or Heavy Armor, your unrestricted Flight Speed is 30ft."
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Christopher Z July 22, 2021 9:14 pm UTC
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I'm making a fix to the wording to reflect this issue. It'll be up shortly.
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Natsu V July 18, 2021 12:25 am UTC
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So I was looking at the Pixie race and I'm looking at the one innate ability for it where it says "choose a cantrip from the Druid, Ranger, or Sorcerer's spell list..." Is this just a accidental error because of rangers not having cantrips?
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Christopher Z July 18, 2021 1:43 am UTC
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Oops, thought I fixed that. Good catch.
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Michael B July 17, 2021 11:01 am UTC
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Overall I really enjoy it. Worth buying.

Couple of quick notes from a couple reads:

Abeil: should the weaker sting just be put in the Servant statblock to avoie redundancy? Also, I think you might have missed a trick by not adding a ‘princess’ or ‘rogue queen’ subrace, but that is just me.
Superior Invisibility as a whole: Is ‘a 4th level spell (greater invis) but it lasts for 1 hour instead of 1 minute’ a good idea for PCs from level 1? I know I can edit it myself, but…beyond that, it lacks the catch invisibility spells and Monster manual creatures have to make ‘any equipment you are wearing or carrying’ invisible
Is it intended for Formian workers to be able to carry more than soldiers? Perhaps soldiers should have Powerful Build?
Gargoyle’s false appearance is partly redundant to what most dms would probably do anyway.
Gnoll’s stubborn trait is redundant, negative hp doesn’t exist as a concept in 5e. In theory this would let you tank...See more
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Jason P July 15, 2021 9:10 pm UTC
Are there any plans to get this converted over into Fantasy Grounds for use? I'd purchase this in a heartbeat if this were converted to FG!
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mark L July 15, 2021 3:20 am UTC
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Hi, I was curious about how many volumes you where planning for this series, and if you had any plans for a bundle for them once they are all released.
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Christopher Z July 15, 2021 4:25 am UTC
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2-3, and yes.
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