O Glorious DM, a question! Are PC races to be chosen from PHB only, or would you be including Volo's ... ?
I'm not including races from Volo's Guide or the Elemental Evil supplement at this time. More things are likely to be included in later incarnations of the setting. I also suggest reading this; https://www.dropbox.com/s/9o7mw21c9l396pe/The%20Kingdom%20of%20Echia.pdf?dl=0
For that matter, I'm not using anything from Sword Coast, either.
I was just about to ask about starting stats, but then I came upon this line: "For now, the stats and traits of the races will remain the same, although they may be changed in future incarnations of the setting." So all life spans of all races are the same, as are their stats and traits? Kind of confused.
Sorry, that thing was written kind of hastily. What it means, essentially, is this; At the moment, all of the races are basically renamed and reflavored. The racial traits remain the same as in the PhB, with the exception of their ages and lifespans, which are similar to that of a human. For ability scores, we'll be using a 27 point buy or standard array.
Gods, so limiting... so you're telling me I can't play my Kobold Sorcerer... or my Hobgoblin Paladin?!?!? that's bullshit, son. JK, I'm still planning on playing a heavy-hitting human variant fighter who wields a greatsword like it's his job...
First, I just noticed I wrote "Quest" and not "Question"... wow, brain. Second, I was going to play a seductive tiefling bard, but I'll be murdered on sight. I think we're all supposed to be humans ;)
you could still play one of the little races and have people call you a hairy child or play the halfa and be judged for your pointy ears
I'll just be a human bard. Then people can make fun of me for my personality instead of my looks ;)
Jack said: I'm not including races from Volo's Guide or the Elemental Evil supplement at this time. More things are likely to be included in later incarnations of the setting. I also suggest reading this; https://www.dropbox.com/s/9o7mw21c9l396pe/The%20Kingdom%20of%20Echia.pdf?dl=0
This link is broken
It seems to be working for me, guys...
well it would, wouldn't it? it's your dropbox edit: works now
Hey, don't forget to level up, in case you haven't already. I'm guilty of that but taking care of it night now... Looking forward to the game; see you all tonight.
Sure, skull-headed dildo... for your inner Goth...