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Kobold

Kobolds proudly claim kinship to dragons. They are hardworking, clever, and blessed with a natural talent for mechanical devices and mining. Kobold tactics specialize in traps and ambushes.

Cultural Traits

Languages. You can speak, read, and write Common and Draconic.

Draconic AncestryDamage TypeTheme
Black or CopperacidAcid
Silver or WhitecoldIce
Brass, Gold, or RedfireFire
Blue or BronzelightningStorm
GreenpoisonPoison

Traits

Your kobold character has the following traits.

Health. Your health increases by 6.

Age. Kobolds reach adulthood at age 6 and can live up to 120 years, but rarely do so.

Size. Kobolds are between 0.6 and 0.9 meters tall and weigh between 11 and 16 kilograms. Your size is Small.

Speed. Your base walking speed is 9 meters.

Darkvision. You can see in dim light within 18 meters of you as if it were bright light, and in darkness as if it were dim light. You can’t discern color in darkness, only shades of gray.

Heart of the Dragon. If you are frightened or paralyzed by an effect that allows a saving throw, you can repeat the save at the start of your turn to end the effect. If the effect is ended, you have advantage on your next attack roll.

Draconic Ancestry. You have draconic ancestry. Choose one type of dragon from the Draconic Ancestry table.

Damage Resistance. You have resistance to the damage type associated with your draconic ancestry.

Cantrip. You know one cantrip of your choice from the theme associated with your draconic ancestry. If you do not have a spellcasting ability, choose Intelligence, Wisdom, or Charisma as your spellcasting ability.

Trap Expert. You can craft traps twice as quickly as normal and have advantage on ability checks to detect, set up, or disable traps.