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*Note: The same character creation rules apply to new characters*

Character creation will use the following rules

  1. 5e Player's Handbook only
  2. No optional character rules will be used (feats, multi-classing, etc)
  3. Stats may be determined in one of two ways
    • A standard array (15, 14, 13, 12, 10, 8) distributed as desired
    • 4d6, dropping the lowest, rolled in order
  4. Half-orcs are not available
  5. After 1st level, hit points can be rolled or taken at average
  6. Ammunition, carrying capacity and spellbooks will all be tracked
  7. Regardless of level, starting equipment is limited to what class and background provides
  8. The automatic language spoken by all is Avalorn. Other languages that can be chosen are
    • Druidic, the old tongue of Prydain
    • Skjor, language of the Dragonborn raiders
    • Lycanium, language of magical academia
    • Sylvain, language of the faerie folk
    • Beast-talk, language of gnolls and other beastly creatures
    • Orcish, language of orcs, goblins and other greenskins
  9. Backgrounds can be modified during character creation
  10. All races lose any innate darkvision or low-light vision
  11. Community revised classes currently accepted (UA Revised Ranger, Demons & Deities Revised Warlock, Revised Way of 4 Elements Monk)