Character Creation

The following races are allowed in the Heroes of Ribhus Campaign;

Classes:

  • All core classes from both the PHB and the PHB 2 are allowed.
  • Clerics: All clerics in the Heroes of Ribhus campaign receive the Channel Divinity feat associated with their faiths as a bonus feat. A list of feats can be found in the Feats section below.
  • Paladins: Player Character Paladins in the Heroes of Ribhus Campaign must choose one of the good alignments (see below). There are no neutral paladins in the campaign setting.
  • All Paragon Paths in the following books are allowed. Any other paragon paths will have to be approved by the Campaign Coordinator(s). Ribhus specific Paragon Paths can be found at Ribhian Paragon Paths.
  • All Epic Destinies in the PHB are allowed. All others must be approved by the Campaign Coordinator(s).
  • Faiths: Though the Pantheon of Ribhus is expansive, only a limited number of those deities are allowed for character worship in the ongoing campaign. A list of Gods, their alignment, and their domains can be found here, Ribhian Faiths, those in BOLD type are allowed for character faith while all others are for sake of completion. As the campaign continues other faiths may be allowed for worship. See your campaign co-ordinator for details. NOTE: PHB deities are not worshipped in Ribhus.

Ability Scores:

The Heroes of Ribhus Campaign utilizes method 2 on pg.17 of the PHB to generate ability scores.

Skills:

Skill selection is the same as in the PHB.

Feats:

Feat selection is the same as in the PHB. Only feats from the PHB and the PHB 2 are allowed at this time. Rhibian Channel Divinity feats are listed below and are legal in the Heroes of Ribhus Campaign.

BLOOD OF THE PEOPLE [DIVINITY]

Prerequisite: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Vandeur

Benefit: You can invoke the power of your deity to use Blood of the People.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Poison damage as a free action.

BREATH OF THE DRAGON [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Bussmarus

Benefit: You can invoke the power of Bussmarus to use Breath of the Dragon.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Cold damage as a free action.

CORSAIRS GAMBLE [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Corsair

Effect: You can invoke the power of Corsair to use Corsairs Gamble.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage from any of your divine powers into Poison damage as a free action.

DRAMUTHAS RESOLVE [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Dramutha

Benefit: You can invoke the power of Dramutha to use Dramuthas Resolve.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage from any divine power into Fire damage as a free action.

FIERY DISCUS [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Modar

Benefit: You can invoke the power of Modar to use Fiery Discus.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage done by your divine powers into Fire damage as a free action.

PRISMATIC INFUSION [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Strypa

Benefit: You can invoke the power of Strypa to use Prismatic Infusion.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage from any divine power into Radiant damage as a free action.

PIERCING THE SHROUD [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Flend

Benefit: You can invoke the power of Flend to use Piercing the Shroud.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat allows you to transform all damage from any of your divine powers into either Necrotic or Radiant damage as a free action.

SHROUD OF FORMORIA [DIVINITY]

Heroic Tier

Prerequisites: Channel Divintiy class feature, must worship Formoria

Benefit: You can invoke the power of your deity to use Shroud of Formoria.

Divine Substitution: Section of this feat allows you to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Poison damage as a free action.

SIGHT OF TRIGLAV [DIVINITY]

Heroic Tier

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Triglav

Benefit: You can invoke the power of your deity to use Sight of Triglav.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat allows you to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Psychic, Radiant, or Poison damage (the damage must all be of the same type).

THE WHEEL TURNS [DIVINITY]

Heroic Tier

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Cornovii

Benefit: You can invoke the power of your deity to use The Wheel Turns

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat allows you to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Necrotic or Psychic damage as a free action.

TITANIC BLOW [DIVINITY]

Heroic Tier

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Tavasuthra

Benefit: You can invoke the power of your deity to use Titanic Blow

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat allows you to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Thunder damage as a free action.

WAR GOD’S FERVOR [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Peroun

Benefit: You can invoke the power of your deity to use War God’s Fervor.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to to transform all damage done by any of your divine powers into Lightning damage as a free action.

WIND IN THE SAILS [DIVINITY]

Prerequisites: Channel Divinity class feature, must worship Parjanew.

Benefit: You can invoke the power of Parjanew to use Wind in the Sails.

Divine Substitution: Selection of this feat also allows you to transform all damage from any divine power into Cold damage as a free action.

Powers:

Powers can be selected from the PHB, PHB 2, and for those eligible The Arcane/ Divine/ and Martial Powers Books.

Equipment:

Characters may purchase equipment from the PHB as per the standard rules. As the campaign progresses other books will become open to allow players to better equip their characters.

  • All characters in the Heroes of Ribhus Campaign receive a free Potion of Healing at 1st level.

The Numbers:

Hit points, defenses, initiative, and attack bonuses are calculated as per the rules in the PHB.

Alignment:

The Heroes of Ribhus Campaign uses a different alignment system then the Players Handbook. All creatures in Ribhus adheres to one of 9 alignments.

  • Lawful Good
  • Chaotic Good
  • Neutral Good
  • Lawful Neutral
  • Chaotic Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Lawful Evil
  • Chaotic Evil
  • Neutral Evil

Players Characters in the Campaign setting may choose any alignment except for one containing the evil descriptor.

Character Creation

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