Racial Level Limits

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Notes:

  • Race/Class combinations marked with a “U” indicate that the character’s advancement in that class is Unlimited (can reach any level allowed in the campaign).
  • Multi-class characters divide earned experience evenly between each of their classes.
  • Firbolgs and Ogre Magi require 2x the normal amount of experience to advance a level (3x for Firbolg Priests).
    • Note that Firbolg priests gain additional spellcasting abilities above and beyond those typical of their class.
  • Characters can exceed the listed limits, but must earn 3x normal experience for each level beyond the listed cap (4x for Firbolgs or Ogre Magi or 5x for Firbold Priests). In addition, characters with high prime requisite ability scores can exceed the listed limits as follows. For classes with multiple prime requisites, only the lowest is considered for determining increased level limits.
Prime Requisite Score Additional Levels
1-13 none
14-15 +1
16-17 +2
18 +3
19 +4
20+ +5

Warrior Classes

Races Fighter Paladin Ranger Barbarian Berserker Harper
Human U U U U U U
Dwarf 15 15 15 15
Elf 12 15 12 12
Gnome 11 11 11
Half-Elf 14 16 14
Halfling 9 9 9
Bugbear 12
Satyr 11 7 7 7
Firbolg 12 12 12 12
Gnoll 11
Goblin 10 7
Hobgoblin 11 5
Kobold 8
Lizard Man 12 9
Minotaur 16 9 8 12
Mongrelman 10 10
Half-Ogre 12 U 15
Ogre Mage 9
Orc 10 12
Half-Orc 10 5 10 10 10
Tiefling 12 8 8
Kobbit 9 5 5
Kenku 12 9

Priest Classes

Race Cleric Crusader Monk Shaman Druid Mystic
Human U U U U U U
Dwarf 10 13
Elf 12 12 12 12
Gnome 9
Half-Elf 14 12 9 14
Halfling 8 8 13
Bugbear 8 7
Satyr U 8
Firbolg 7 7
Gnoll 9 5
Goblin 9 7
Hobgoblin 9 11 7
Kobold 9 7
Lizard Man 7 9 7
Minotaur 10 7†
Mongrelman 10 7 7 10
Half-Ogre 4 4 4
Ogre Mage 7
Orc 9 9 6
Half-Orc 9 9 9 9 9 9
Tiefling 10 8 8 8
Kobbit 9 4 4 7
Kenku 9 15 9

† Special: Minotaur Shamans must take the Witch-Doctor kit.


Wizard/Psionicist Classes

Race Psionicist Mage Specialist Sha’ir Runecaster Spellsinger
Human U U U U U U
Dwarf 8 12 12
Elf 7 15 15 15 15
Gnome 9 151 15
Half-Elf 7 12 12 12 U
Halfling 10 8 12
Bugbear 7
Satyr 9 8
Firbolg 7 7
Gnoll 9
Goblin 9
Hobgoblin 9 7
Kobold 10
Lizard Man 7 5
Minotaur 8 12 12
Mongrelman 9 10 10
Half-Ogre 7 7 4
Ogre Mage 10 8 8 8 8
Orc 9
Half-Orc 9 5 5 5
Tiefling 10 14 14 14 10
Kobbit 10 4 6
Kenku 7 12

1 Gnome wizards must specialize in Illusion magic.


Rogue Classes

Race Thief Bard Shadow Walker Spy Tinker Lone Wolf
Human U U U U U
Dwarf 12 15 15
Elf 12 15 12
Gnome 13 15 U U
Half-Elf 12 U 12 12 12
Halfling 15 15 12 12
Bugbear 9 9
Satyr 11 15
Firbolg 7
Gnoll 11
Goblin 15 12
Hobgoblin 12 12
Kobold 12 6
Lizard Man 9 9
Minotaur 10 10
Mongrelman 12 8 8 12 12
Half-Ogre
Ogre Mage 8 8
Orc 11
Half-Orc 11 6 8
Tiefling 15 10 U 15
Kobbit 14 11 6 6
Kenku 12 15 U

Multiclass Options

Race Options
Human None (see rules for Dual-classing)
Dwarf Fighter + any one non-warrior
Elf Mage (may be a specialist) + any one non-wizard, or Fighter/Mage/Thief
Gnome Illusionist + any one non-wizard, or Tinker + any one other
Half-Elf Any two (must be from different categories) or Fighter/Mage + any one Priest or Rogue
Halfling Thief + any one
Bugbear Fighter + any one non-warrior or Thief + any one non-rogue
Satyr Fighter (or Ranger) + any one non-warrior
Firbolg Shaman + any one non-priest
Gnoll Fighter + any one non-warrior
Goblin Fighter + any one non-warrior or Thief + any one non-rogue
Hobgoblin Fighter + any one non-warrior or Thief + any one non-rogue
Kobold Fighter + any one non-warrior or Thief + any one non-rogue
Lizard Man Barbarian + any one non-warrior or Druid + any one non-priest
Minotaur Fighter + any one non-warrior
Mongrelman Thief + any one
Half-Ogre any one warrior + any one priest
Ogre Mage Mage (may be a specialist) + any one non-wizard, or Fighter/Mage/Thief
Orc Fighter + any one non-warrior or Thief + any one non-rogue
Half-Orc Any two (must be from different categories)
Tiefling Fighter + any one non-warrior or Thief + any one non-rogue
Kobbit Thief + any one
Kenku Mage + any one non-wizard, Thief + any one non-rogue, or Fighter/Mage/Thief

Racial Level Limits

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