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Firbolg

Firbolg

Firbolg tribes cloister in remote forest strongholds, preferring to spend their days in quiet harmony with the woods. When provoked, firbolgs demonstrate formidable skills with weapons and druidic magic.

Traits

Your firbolg character has the following traits.

Health. Your health increases by 8.

Age. As humanoids related to the fey, firbolg have long lifespans. A firbolg reaches adulthood around 30, and the oldest of them can live for 500 years.

Size. Firbolg are between 200 and 240 centimeters tall and weigh around 110 kilos on average. Your size is Medium.

Speed. Your base walking speed is 5 meters.

Firbolg Magic. You know the shillelagh or thorn whip cantrip. When you reach 3rd level, you know the disguise and invisibility spells and can cast one without expending mana. You regain the ability to cast one of these spells with this trait when you finish a long rest. If you do not have a spellcasting ability, choose Intelligence, Wisdom, or Charisma as your spellcasting ability for these spells.

When you use this version of disguise, you can seem up to 60 centimeters shorter than normal, allowing you to more easily blend in with humans and elves.

At 5th level you regain the ability to cast one of these spells with this trait when you finish a short or long rest. At 13th level your spell is augmented to 2 mana.

Powerful Build. You count as one size larger when determining your carrying capacity and the weight you can push, drag, or lift.

Speech of Beast and Leaf. You have the ability to communicate in a limited manner with beasts and plants. They can understand the meaning of your words, though you have no special ability to understand them in return. You have advantage on all Charisma checks you make to influence them.

Forest Creature. You are capable with the Wilderness skill.

Languages. You can speak, read, and write Common, Sylvan, and Jotun.