In the shadows of civilization, the offspring of the forbidden union between humans and vampires struggle to find their place in a hostile world. These scions of. RPG Item: Dhampir: Scions of the Night» Forums» House Rules · Post Thread | Subscribe sub options. There are no messages in this forum. Hot on Amazon. Relations: As dhampirs are scions of evil, few races view them favorably. They share . Many denizens of the night are particularly vulnerable to the sun’s brutal .
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Dhampir – Scions of the Night
You are commenting using your Twitter account. A dhampir female dhampiresa in is the child hybrid resulting from the rare and unnatural union of one human and one vampire parent; they are half-breeds, not vampires themselves.
Sutter, Russ Taylor, and Greg A. Although polluted by undeath, dhampirs do grow old and die, aging at a rate similar to elves. Also online magazine publisher and writer. Append content without editing the whole page source. Tall and slender and with well-defined musculature, dhampirs look like statuesque humans of unearthly beauty.
While not true fangs, these teeth are sharp enough to draw blood, and many suffer a reprehensible desire to indulge in sanguinary delights, despite the sciions that the act provides most no physical benefit. Other humanoid races, such as dwarveselves, and halflingssimply shun them. In a few short decades, they might gain a better understanding of themselves and their accumulated knowledge than Their eternally childish parents ever could have.
In rare instances, dhampirs might gather to form small groups nigth cabals dedicated to resolving their joint issues. A dhampir takes no penalties from energy draining effects, though he can still be killed if he accrues more negative levels then he has Hit Dice.
Other Inkwell Ideas projects: Non-living enemies, such as dhapir or walking dead, ignore this bonus. Friends of traits get 8 new ones and extensive coverage is provided for dhampir adventurers — all the classes from the APG, the magus and the ninja and samurai are covered.
Click here to toggle editing of individual sections of the page if possible. Roll 2d6 and add the dice together. If the saving throw succeeds, he faces no ill effects. Wesley Schneider, Owen K.
You have Dark Sight, which nighf you to see up to 20 yards darkness without a light source. If you get the same result twice, re-roll until you get something different.
Find out what you can do. While the writing by Landon Bellavia is concise and very good and the dhampir offers a plethora of options to represent heritage from different bloodlines, I maintain that the pdf has some shortcomings that blemish an otherwise excellent offering:.
Intelligence Etiquette Focus: Resist Level Drain lets them ignore the detrimental effects of level drain while still possibly dying from it and recover from them without a saving throw.
Next up are sample dhampir characters: Just something to be aware of when purchasing this pdf. You are reinvigorated by the blood of others. Dhampirs have the unmistakable pallor of death, with even dark-skinned dhampirs having an ashen complexion.
Similarly, dhampirs bear a deep-seeded loathing for living creatures, their hatred planted by jealousy and fed by frustration. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Each heritage also includes typical personalities and appearances, and likely places of origin of these unique breeds of dhampir. Often male vampires have a great desire for women, so a vampire will return to lay with his wife or with a woman he was attracted to in life. Cursed from birth, dhampirs result from the rare and unnatural union of vampires and humans.
If so, that does add another benefit to their already quite extensive list. The union that results in an ancient-born is too horrific for most to imagine. This was taken into account during the design of this race and the players should feel free to mix and match benefits between dhampirs and humans.
Ultimately, the majority of evil dhampirs regard their allies as little more than tools or fodder. Vampires sometimes deflower virgins as well. Perception Smelling 5 Focus: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Even in relative youth a nosferatu is so terrible to behold that any such coupling must be the result of arcane manipulation or insanity.
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Which characters or races are vulnerable to sunlight syndrome varies from game to game. Ru-shis are often mathematically or linguistically gifted, though some cast aside such natural gifts, bitter and xcions as they are of anything that might remind them of their monstrous forebears.
A character can have multiple sunlight syndrome points, the penalties if which stack. Detect Undead, Resist Level Drain Cursed from birth, dhampirs result from the rare and unnatural union of vampires and humans. Although not driven to consume blood for survival as their undead progenitors are, dhampirs nonetheless know a lifelong desire for blood that nothing else can truly sate.
More often the result of curiosity or experimentation Than mating, the dhampir offspring of vetalas are born with sharp minds and are inclined to ask questions. Consult your GM before selecting any of these new options. If a dhampir is drained for more levels than he has hit dice within 24 hours, it dies.