Bardbarian (3.5e Alternate Class Feature)
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A bardbarian is a bard who act like a barbarian. It involve a lot of fighting and singing.
Replaces: A bardbarian do not gain spellcasting or inspire greatness at 9th level.
Benefit: A bardbarian has full base attack bonus, her hit dice change from d8 to d10, good fortitude save, poor will save and can rage as a barbarian of her class level (including gaining greater rage, mighty rage and tireless rage at the appropriate level), any class which advance her bardic music also advance her rage. Additionally she gain the following class features:
Angry Performance: A bardbarian can use her bardic music and other bardic class features while raging as well as any Charisma-based skills.
Armor and Weapon Proficiency: A bardbarian has all the normal bard proficiency with the addition of all martial weapons.
Bonus Feat: Starting at 3rd level and each 3 level afterward a bardbarian gain a bonus feat from the following list: Acrobatic, Alertness, Animal Affinity, Athletic, Diehard, Dodge, Endurance, Great Fortitude, Improved Natural Armor, Iron Will, Lightning Reflexes, Self-Sufficient, Skill Focus (any barbarian class skill), Toughness or any feat that improve his rage (such as reckless rage or hothead).
Inspire Anger: A raging bardbarian with 9 or more ranks in a Perform skill can use song or poetic to inspire great rage in her allies, when she use her inspire courage ability her ally may opt to gain the benefits and penalties of her rage. The rage has it normal duration or the duration of inspire courage, whichever is lower.