Racial Ability Modifiers

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See also Racial Level Limits
See also Ability Score Generation

Race Strength Dexterity Constitution Intelligence Wisdom Charisma
Human
Dwarf 1 -1
Elf 1 -1
Gnome 1 -1
Half-Elf
Halfling -1 1
Bugbear 1 -1 -1
Satyr 1 1 -1 -1
Firbolg 2 -2
Gnoll 1 -1 -1
Goblin -1 1
Hobgoblin -1
Kobold -1 -1
Lizard Man
Minotaur 1 -1 -1 1
Mongrelman
Half-Ogre 1 1 -1 -1
Ogre Mage 1 -2
Orc 1 -2
Half-Orc 1 1 -2
Tiefling -1 1 -1 1
Kobbit -1 +1 -1
Kenku +1 -1 +1 -1

† Mongrelmen may take a +1 bonus on any single ability score of their choice, other than Charisma. A Mongrelman’s Appearance score is always 1.

Racial Ability Modifiers

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