Race Descriptions

Age and effects

Race Middle Age* Old** Venerable*** Maximum Age
Human 35 years 53 years 70 years +2d20 years
Dwarf 155 years 210 years 300 years +5d% years
Elf 175 years 263 years 350 years +3d% years
Gnome 80 years 120 years 200 years +1d% years
Halfling 50 years 75 years 100 years +5d20 years
Half-elf 62 years 93 years 125 years +3d20 years
Half-dwarf 60 years 90 years 120 years +3d20 years
Half-orc 30 years 45 years 60 years +2d10 years
Half-giant 115 years 170 years 220 years +1d% years
Bugbear 30 years 45 years 60 years +2d20 years
Gnoll 45 years 55 years 70 years +1d20 years
Kuo-toa 20 years 35 years 60 years +2d10 years
Goblin 10 years 25 years 110 years +10d% years
Hobgoblin 30 years 45 years 65 years +4d10 years
Orc 25 years 40 years 55 years +1d10 years

At Middle Age: -1 to Str, Con, and Dex; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.
At Old Age : -2 to Str, Con, and Dex; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.
At Venerable Age: -3 Con, and Dex, +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.
Aging effects are cumulative.

Height and weight

Race Base Height Height Modifier Base Weight Weight Modifier
Bugbear Male 6’5" +2d8 220 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Bugbear Female 6’3" +2d6 190 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Dwarf Male 4’0" +2d4 130 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Dwarf Female 3’8" +2d4 110 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Elf Male 4’2" +2d6 100 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Elf Female 4’0" +2d4 70 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Gnome Male 3’4" +2d6 45 lb. x1 lb.
Gnome Female 3’2" +2d6 40 lb. x1 lb.
Gnoll Male 4’8" +2d4 100 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Gnoll Female 4’8" +2d4 100 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Halfling Male 2’6" +2d4 25 lb. x1 lb.
Halfling Female 2’8" +2d4 25 lb. x1 lb.
Half-elf Male 4’5" +2d8 100 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Half-elf Female 4’3" +2d6 90 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Half-dwarf Male 4’4" +2d6 135 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Half-dwarf Female 4’2" +2d4 120 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Half-giant Male 5’9" +2d12 200 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Half-giant Female 5’4" +2d8 180 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Half-orc Male 5’2" +2d8 150 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Half-orc Female 4’8" +2d6 140 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Human Male 5’0" +2d10 140 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Human Female 4’8" +2d8 120 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Kuo-toa Male 4’0" +2d4 80 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Kuo-toa Female 3’5" +2d4 50 lb. x(1d4) lb.
Goblin Male 2’4" +2d4 20 lb. x1 lb.
Goblin Female 2’2" +1d4 15 lb. x1 lb.
Hobgoblin Male 5’0" +2d6 140 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Hobgoblin Female 4’10" +2d6 130 lb. x(2d4) lb.
Orc Male 5’2" +2d8 160 lb. x(2d6) lb.
Orc Female 5’0" +2d6 140 lb. x(2d4) lb.

Class starting ages

Race Adulthood Simple class Moderate class Hard class
Human 15 years +1d4 +1d6 +2d6
Dwarf 40 years +3d6 +5d6 +2d6
Elf 110 years +4d6 +6d6 +10d6
Gnome 6 years +2d6 +4d6 +6d6
Halfling 20 years +2d4 +3d6 +4d6
Half-elf 20 years +1d6 +2d6 +3d6
Half-dwarf 30 years +1d6 +2d6 +3d6
Half-orc 12 years +1d4 +2d4 +2d6
Half-giant 45 years +2d6 +3d6 +5d6
Bugbear 10 years +2d4 +2d6 +3d6
Gnoll 10 years +2d4 +3d4 +3d6
Kuo-toa 8 years +1d4 +1d6 +2d4
Goblin 2 years +1d2 +1d4 +1d6
Hobgoblin 15 +1d4 +1d6 +2d4
Orc 10 years +1d4 +2d4 +1d6

Race Descriptions

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