Rodoran (3.5e Race)

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Author: Downzorz (talk)
Date Created: March 10, 2012
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Rodorans are a race of creatures that have been mutated with force magic. All Rodorans are born with an affinity for force.


Rodorans tend to be blunt, direct, and unconcerned with procedure or convention. They also tend to be very physical, and debates between Rodorans can quickly degenerate into fistfights. Rodorans are also extremely competitive in all spheres of life- Rodoran chefs will strive to best neighboring operations in food quality, blacksmiths will race against each other to produce the greatest amount of swords, and Rodoran adventurers are well-known for their propensity towards dueling other powerful entities. This even shows itself in war, and Rodoran military histories often include kill counts for units or individuals.

Physical Description[edit]

Rodorans tend to stand between 5' 6" and 6' 6" and usually weigh between 160 and 300 pounds. Their skin is usually bright, and sometimes tinted blue. Rodorans commonly have bright blue eyes. Their hair is usually black or brown- there are no blond Rodorans. Facial hair is possible, but unusual.


Rodorans tend to get along well with other races that share their bluntness. They are usually amicable towards the "monster races," such as Orcs or Goblinoids. They tend to despise stealth and indirectness, making it difficult for them to get along with Gnomes, Halflings, and other beings that are more subtle.


Most Rodorans tend towards Chaos. They tend to dislike pointless procedures, and usually feel that a job can be done best at the discretion of the person doing it.


Rodorans are hardy, and they cut civilization out of the worst corners of the wilderness. They are at home in dangerous lands, and will gladly attempt to settle in the harshest of environments as a challenge.


Most Rodorans follow Kord, god of strength. Some large Rodoran settlements hold yearly festivals in his honor. These festivals are centered on a series of athletic competitions, reminiscent of the Olympics. Some evil Rodorans follow Erythnul.


Rodorans speak Common as their native language. They also tend to be familiar with Dwarven, Goblin, Orc, and Giant.


Rodorans will sometimes borrow names from respected or legendary figures. A Rodoran has a first name, family name, and a number of titles based on their accomplishments. These accomplishments might include the slaying of a powerful beast, the defeat of a powerful foe in single combat, championship in a large athletic competition, or great achievement in their chosen craft.

Racial Traits[edit]

  • +2 Strength
  • Humanoid (Rodoran)
  • Medium: As a Medium creature, a Rodoran has no special bonuses or penalties due to its size.
  • Rodoran base land speed is 30 feet
  • Unrelenting Force (Ex): Rodorans have natural force magic that helps them in some situations. A Rodoran gains a +2 bonus to any charge attack, bull rush attempt, Strength check to escape from bonds or entanglement, and any attempt to damage or break an object.
  • Hands of Force (Ex): A Rodoran’s unarmed attacks can affect incorporeal entities as if they were corporeal.
  • Automatic Languages: Common
  • Bonus Languages: Abyssal, Celestial, Draconic, Dwarven, Giant, Gnoll, Goblin, and Orc.
  • Favored Class: Fighter and Barbarian
  • Level Adjustment: +0
  • Effective Character Level: 1

Vital Statistics[edit]

Table: Rodoran Random Starting Ages
Adulthood Simple Moderate Complex
20 years +1d4 +1d6 +2d6
Table: Rodoran Aging Effects
Middle Age1 Old2 Venerable3 Maximum Age
48 years 75 years 100 years +3d20 years
  1. At middle age, −1 to Str, Dex, and Con; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.
  2. At old age, −2 to Str, Dex, and Con; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.
  3. At venerable age, −3 to Str, Dex, and Con; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.
Table: Rodoran Random Height and Weight
Gender Base Height Height Modifier Base Weight Weight Modifier
Male 5' 4" +2d10 150 lb. × (2d6) lb.
Female 5' 2" +2d10 125 lb. × (2d6) lb.

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Facts about "Rodoran (3.5e Race)"
AuthorDownzorz +
Effective Character Level1 +
Favored ClassFighter + and Barbarian +
Identifier3.5e Race +
Level Adjustment0 +
Racial Ability Adjustments+2 Strength +
RatingUndiscussed +
SizeMedium +
SubtypeRodoran +
SummaryRodorans are a race of creatures that have been mutated with force magic. All Rodorans are born with an affinity for force. +
TitleRodoran +
TypeHumanoid +