And, still further afield, clearly interbreeding does not appley to Warforged. Unlike the other houses, they rarely marry outside of the family and the only new blood is through introduction of foundlings. Below details the main drow cultures encountered in the setting, and any mechanical adjustments necessary to play them. They are driven by their bitter struggle with the Daelkyr, and this can make them a useful enemy-of-my-enemy; alternately, their quest for the power they need to defeat the Daelkyr could make them a threat to the people of the surface, as the Umbragen will sacrifice anything in pursuit of victory. As Siberys shards fall on the broken landscapes and jungles, explorers from other continents brave sahuagin-filled waters to crowd the port city of Stormreach.
Khorvaire Elf Characters With keen senses, long lives, and a deadly talent for archery, elves make interesting, powerful characters. All of these cultures tend towards xenophobia and isolation. Titans were part of the original giant culture. Some examples are given below. With that said, the Tairnadal are deeply concerned with the history of their patron ancestors. It's been Chaotic Good drow. Most Siberys marked individuals are foundlings, as the mark only appears on those without prior dragonmarks.
These Sulatar held onto some of the techniques and artifacts of the Sulat giants, notably techniques involving the binding of fire elementals. So instead we have to suffer through the cliches of evil Drow. Riding forth from Valenar on steeds unmatched by those of any other peoples, the warriors of Valenar are the living heirs of their great ancestry. Additionally, you can sculpt your darkness. Could he recognize some similarities here and there, some bits of symbols, designs and imageries, some parts of rituals, only reassembled differently and mixed with foreign materials? At first the Drow were myths, spirits of the night that struck without warning and left no survivors. More info given in the website linked Aerenal Elves On the continent off Aerenal, the Elves have taken their obsession with long life and taken it to the farthest reaches, where they utilize positive energy to make their greatest people live forever.
But despite all their efforts, their bodies do change as a result of this exposure. They attempted to flee to Eberron as peaceful refugees, but the aggressive natives botched first contact, so the giants had a war on their hands. You have proficiency in the Arcana skill. Dwarf Names Dwarf names usually feature heavy consonants and several syllables. Female: Avaliah, Beref, Chantalyn, Draci, Ghanji, Hariel, Heken, Imperi, Irulan, Jahanah, Kahlia, Lycia, Maradal, Margil, Melindri, Morgana, Narvala, Norah, Nyllestra, Sede, Suspiria, Taris, Thradi, Varikah. The drow stay only long enough to plunder what artifacts they can. A Sulatar-made shortsword appears much like a Roman gladius.
Note , and Shadar-Kai are all available options in Eberron. For more information about Wizards of the Coast and any of their holdings, please visit their website at. Kobolds are basically the same though they come in three breeds based on Siberys, Eberron, and Khyber that only other kobolds can tell the difference of , and spellscales are seen with confusion and annoyance they are basically a kind of mutation found mostly among arcane practitioners who have kids , but half-dragons are basically a big no-no. Loves and fighting secret wars against evil dream spirits. I once described to a player of mine a drow in Khorvaire as a Zulu in Colonial England; basically an outsider whose culture is based an ocean and a continent away, and therefore more likely to be an anthropological curiosity than a free person. As noted in my answer above, all people of Khorvaire are familiar with the concept that they share the world with a vast range of exotic creatures; lizardfolk, gnolls, and even goblins are more fundamentally inhuman and strange than a dark-skinned elf. I also quite like the idea of an interdimensional alliance it gives me an idea.
Racial alignments by-and-large do not exist. While the Sulatar hunkered down in the ruins of their master's cities and the ancestors of the scorpion tribes dispersed into the wilds, the progenitors of the Umbragen fled into the depths of Khyber. She is the daughter of Arawai and the Devourer. Drow are very careful about sharing their family names, and it is considered an insult in drow society to ask about a family name. So long as a spell or ability originates from Dal Quor, you are immune to its effects for example, you cannot be targeted by a Quori sending you a phantasmal killer nightmare, but you are affected normally by a dream spell cast by spellcaster from the material plane.
Since they're basically tribes, a barbarian makes great sense. These marks also hold magical powers that permit their bearers to cast limited magic. Fast forward a thousand years, and this human named Karrn the Conquerer goes out, kicks nine kinds of goblin ass, and created the nation of Karrnath. Valenar Elf Traits: Elves from Valenar receive the Martial Weapon Proficiency feats for the shortbow including composite shortbow , scimitar, and Valenar double scimitar. Exploring the ruins of giant cities is one of few ways for most drow to improve their lives; finding the treasures of the ancients can ensure the welfare of an entire family group, not just a single drow. For information about Paizo and their holdings, please visit their site at. But it wasn't just the living spells that were created that fucked things up.
Where the Vulkoori is a primitive, for the Umbragen Khorvaire is itself a primitive backwater. Now take that awful combo and make it a creature that doesn't age, eat, or sleep, and just continually attacks things on repeat until destroyed or otherwise subdued. Most clans view these warriors as the pinnacle of their race, at one with the spirit of the noble scorpion and blessed by Vulkoor. On a tangentially related topic, are all of the sentient races of Eberron capable of inter-breeding? Drow Traits Ex These traits are in addition to the high elf traits, except where noted. His domains are Chaos, Good, Strength and War, and his favored weapon is the longsword. Female Names: Annaka, Gerthin, Karkanna, Menna, Zranakarak. The Church of the Silver Flame is dedicated to protecting people against the supernatural forces of evil.
Their fluff is a lot more interesting, as you've said. The Drow in Xen'drink are called Umbragen and have all the same stats as Drow. It was , but not disastrous. The lands they hold include many ruins from the Last War and other more ancient sites from the Age of Monsters, when elves first settled the lands that are now Valenar. Her domains are Community, Good, Law and Protection, and her favored weapon is the spear.