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    Halfling in the Playground

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    Mar 2014

    Default Fey-themed party

    My party is looking into making a faerie themed party. So far, we have an Archfey pact warlock who performed a ritual in a musty old time he found to contact Titania and ask her for knowledge and power (at a price). We also have an Oath of the Ancients paladin; he's a fey knight who gets his holy powers from his powerful faerie masters. We're looking for other very fey-themed character ideas. Got any?

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    Orc in the Playground

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    Sep 2014
    The multiverse

    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    You could have a cleric who has the Nature or Tempest domain granted to him by the worship of a fey deity. Perhaps this cleric is the personal warrior for this patron - the sword arm for this fey's plan to gain more power.
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    There are 10 rays, and you roll a d10 to determine what rays it uses. However, this seems totally stupid, since it isn't a 3 Int monster that will just fart rays from its eyes when it gets angry.

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    Ettin in the Playground
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    Feb 2012

    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    The druid seems an obvious choice. Druid summoning is often fey spirits that take the shapes required.
    My D&D 5th ed. Druid Handbook

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    Dwarf in the Playground

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    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    - Arcane tricksters are an easy fit, especially gnomes

    - Non-fey races can have a background in which they were taken into the feywild/replaced with a changeling, and have recently escaped/been freed

    - EK fighters are easily viewed as sidhe knights (especially if they're high elves)

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    Ogre in the Playground
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    Monterey, CA

    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    -A barbarian who draws from sidhe patrons or spirits of the woods to fluff the animal totems.

    -A bard. Fey love music!

    -Maybe it's just me, but a wild magic sorcerer seems like it would be a good fit for a person who inherited their sorcery thanks to some fair folk blood. Faerie magic is powerful, but it doesn't always do quite what you tell it to do.
    Last edited by Steel Mirror; 2014-10-01 at 12:35 PM.
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    Ogre in the Playground

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    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    I'd go with a construction worker, an Indian, a cop, a cowboy, and a biker..... Oh.. FEY themed.... I feel awkward now.

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    Barbarian in the Playground
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    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    Quote Originally Posted by mabriss lethe View Post
    I'd go with a construction worker, an Indian, a cop, a cowboy, and a biker..... Oh.. FEY themed.... I feel awkward now.
    Why not both?

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    Titan in the Playground
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    Planes of Law

    Default Re: Fey-themed party

    Hm... Several Fey (such as 3.5's leShay's) don't rely on trickery and misdirection but instead have mastered physical combat. Maybe your ranger/fighter/barbarian has trained under one? A variant human fighter with Magic Initiate would have a bit of 'fey magic' (minor illusion, friends, charm person) while still being a melee warrior.
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