4E Races and Classes
Page 3 of 99
RACIAL TRAITSAverage Height:
5' 8"- 6' 6"
+2 Strength, +2 Wisdom
+2 Intimidate, +2 Athletics
You gain a +1 racial bonus to damageagainst bloodied foes
You can take feats that are either Orc orHuman, as long as you meet all other prerequisites.
You can use Primal Fury as an Encounterpower
Half-Orc Racial Power
You unleash the savageness of the orc blood flowing through your veins
If you make a melee attack roll and miss, youcan roll again. You must take the second roll, even if itis worse.Play A Half-Orc if you want...
To be an intimidating presence on the battlefield
To be an outcast among civilized society
To be able to dish out as much punishment to thefoes as you can
To be a member of a race that favors the cleric,fighter and barbarian classes.
Half-orcs tend to have a burly frame and are fairlyimpressive in height, averaging just a little over 6 feet.Half-orcs strongly resemble humans, with enlargedincisors and a faint green or brown tint to their skin.Half-orcs tend to have black hair and brown or yelloweyes, though the full range of human hair and eye coloris possible. Male half-orcs do not grow beards, but dohave profuse body hair. Females tend to be fairly huskyand almost squat. Their teeth are less pronounced, andthey have slightly less body hair than males. Half-orcsrarely make their own clothes or equipment and tend tofollow either orc or human fashion, depending on whomthey were raised among.
Half-orcs are the union of human and orc, a fateusually brought about by one side forcing themselves onthe other - most usually orcs raiding and plunderinghuman socities. However, this is not the case for allhalf-orcs, and there are some places where humans andorcs have willingly intermixed and the result is half-orc.Half-orcs tend to come from two completelydifferent outlooks. Among orcs, half-orcs tend to besmarter, though often not stronger. They are oftenbullied, but their cleverness tends to cause them to riseto positions of power among their brothers. Amonghuman society, half-orcs tend to be pitied or lookeddown as less intelligent or brutish. Half-orcs amonghumans are often loners who use their brute strength toget what they want.
Bully, brave, cunning, dense,intimidating.
Dench, Feng, Gell, Gorkan, Henk, Holg,Imsh, Krunk, Krusk, Lurtz, Ront, Shump, Thokk.
Baggi, Emen, Engong, Gurthon,Larutza, Myev, Neega, Ovak, Ownka, Shautha, Thranth,Thraska, Vola, Volen.
Krusk is a half-orc barbarian, raised among orcs andtaken in by humans after his tribe was wiped out for itsmisdeeds. Krusk burns with the inner rage of his orcblood, but knows that his own tribe's wicked acts waswhat brought their downfall. He thus fights on the side oflight, unleashing his naked fury on those deserving of hiswrath.Gorkan One-Eye is a half-orc cleric devoted to Kord, godof strength. A former worshipper of the orcish godGruumsh, he switched his alliegence after being bestedin a wrestling match by a cleric of Kord. Now Gorkantravels seeking to test his strength against all comers.He has come to realize that while one person can haveamazing strength, the strength that comes from numbersis even far more impressive, and has joined forces with awandering band of adventurers to allow him to take oneven more impressive opponents.Thrask is a half-orc mercenary fighter who wanders fromtown to town, seeking odd jobs for coin or glory. Armedwith a longsword and dressed in scale mail, Thrask isconstantly on the lookout for trouble, and willing to start itwhere he can. Despite his mercenary ways, Thrask