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DnD 5e Best Ninja Character Builds

Building ninja characters for DnD 5e can take many different forms, from the obvious rogue to the less obvious bard.  These campaigns can be filled with intrigue, espionage and mystery, sprinkled with martial arts showdowns.  Therefore, creating an entire party of ninjas can offer a …

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Guide to Building Aarakocra Monk: DnD 5e

When building an aarakocra monk in DnD 5e, consider the following: Aarakocra gain +2 Dexterity/+1 Wisdom and Flight. Basic monk features: Martial Arts, Ki, Unarmored Defense… Attack, Step of the Wind, fly away. Choose Way of the Four Elements for ranged Elemental Disciplines. Remember higher-level …

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Guide to Building a Ranger Swarmkeeper

A swarmkeeper ranger in Dungeons and Dragons 5e uses his or her connection with nature to gain a symbiotic relationship with a swarm of creatures: insects, birds, pixies, bats, etc.  This swarm can attack, defend and move my character around the battlefield, as well as …

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Guide to Building a Psi Warrior Fighter: DnD 5e

The psi warrior fighter class is introduced in Tasha’s Cauldron of Everything, creating a jedi-like, telekinetic fighter for DnD 5e.  These fighters can use telekinetic powers to enhance movement, create shields of force and increase combat damage.  For this build, I’ll need a melee fighter …

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Tiefling Character Guide and Best Classes: DnD 5e

Tieflings in Dungeons and Dragons 5e are devilish characters with a +2 Charisma/+1 Intelligence bonus combination.  Infused with an infernal bloodline, this race is often seen as outsiders by the mortal world.  However, charismatic magic tends to eventually win people over.  That is, if they …

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Wood Elf Character Guide and Best Classes: DnD 5e

In DnD 5e, play a wood elf for these tropes and characteristics: Monster hunter—Ranger or Druid Circle of the Moon Forest Keeper—Druid Circle of Land: Forest or Swamp Ninja—Rogue or Monk Master Swordsman—Ranger or Battlemaster The wood elf gains a +2 Dexterity/+1Wisdom bonus.  So, I …

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Guide to Building a Rogue Assassin: DnD 5e

For DnD 5e, assassins are ambush masters with quick, deadly efficiency and masterful infiltration skills.  This subclass is probably the best suited for combat as a rogue, utilizing the rogue’s Sneak Attack against enemies with a slower initiative.  No need to hide if I’m faster …

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Guide to Building a Bard College of Valor: DnD 5e

When building a bard College of Valor in DnD 5e, consider the following: Choose a race with high Charisma, Constitution or Strength modifiers Make a bard with medium armor, longsword and shield Lean into combat and support spells from the bard list Blend higher level …

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Guide to Building a Monk Way of Shadow: Dungeons and Dragons 5e

For Dungeons and Dragons 5e, Monk Way of Shadow characters should consider: A race with a Dexterity modifier and/or special feature Learn basic monk features using a short sword Use Way of Shadows abilities to enhance subterfuge Implement higher-level monk abilities with the character’s role …

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