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Orcs are a tribal people. These tribes are often nomadic in nature, searching for resources. When resources grow scarce, orc tribes can form a larger warband that seeks to take resources from others. Orcs are proud and strong.

Cultural Traits

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


Your orc character has the following traits.

Health. Your health increases by 10.

Age. Orcs mature a little faster than humans, reaching adulthood around age 14. They age noticeably faster and rarely live longer than 75 years.

Size. Orcs are larger and bulkier than humans, and they range from 1.5 to well over 1.85 meters tall. Your size is Medium.

Speed. Your base walking speed is 9 meters.

Darkvision. Thanks to your orc blood, you have superior vision in dark and dim conditions. 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.

Primal Intuition. You are capable with the Coercion, Insight, Medicine, Perception, Primal, or Wilderness skill

Blood Fury. As a bonus action, you can unleash the orcish fury coursing through your veins. Once on each of your turns when you damage a creature with an attack using Strength, or a spell that targets only one creature while seething with fury, you can add your proficiency bonus to the damage. Your fury lasts for 1 minute. It ends early if you are knocked unconscious.

Once you use this trait, you can’t use it again until you finish a short or long rest.

Relentless Endurance. When you are reduced to 0 health but not killed outright, you can drop to 1 health instead.

Once you use this trait, you must finish a long rest before you can use it again.