Genasi

Genasi

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Energy embodied, chaos and order united – a race of inherent flexibility, passion, and diversity.

RACIAL TRAITS

Average Height: 5’7” – 6’2”
Average Weight: 130 – 225 lbs.

Ability Scores: +2 Strength, +2 Intelligence
Size: Medium
Speed: 6 squares
Vision: Normal

Languages: Common, Primordial
Skill Bonuses: +2 Endurance, +2 Nature
Elemental Origin: Your ancestors were native to the Elemental Chaos, so you are considered an elemental creature for the purpose of effects that relate to creature origin.
Elemental Manifestation: Choose one elemental manifestation: earthsoul, firesoul, stormsoul, watersoul, or windsoul. That manifestation is part of your nature. Each elemental manifestation offers particular benefits and provides an associated encounter power.

Earthsoul: You gain a +1 racial bonus to your Fortitude defense, a +1 racial bonus to saving throws, and the Earthshock power.
Firesoul: You gain a +1 racial bonus to your Reflex defense, resist 5 fire, and the Firepulse power. Resist fire improves to 10 at 11th level and 15 at 21st level.
Stormsoul: You gain a +1 racial bonus to your Fortitude defense, resist 5 lightning, and the Promise of Storm power. Resist lightning improves to 10 at 11th level and 15 at 21st level.
Watersoul: You can breathe underwater. You also gain a +2 racial bonus to saving throws against ongoing damage and the Swiftcurrent power.
Windsoul: You gain resist 5 cold and the Windwalker power. Resist cold improves to 10 at 11th level and 15 at 21st level.


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Physical Qualities

Every Genasi constantly manifests an element. (Genasi have no neutral, nonelemental state.) All Genasi are born with one elemental manifestation, a genetic trait handed down from his or her parents. Genasi are roughly the size and shape of humans, though they tend toward broader physiques that are evidence of their physical strength. A Genasi's body is etched with energy lines that glow in a color associated with the element the Genasi manifests.

Earthsoul: Brown skin; golden energy lines and eyes; bald with golden energy lines glowing on the head.
Firesoul: Ruddy bronze skin; fiery orange energy lines and eyes; flickering flames coming out of the energy lines on the head.
Stormsoul: Purple skin; silvery energy lines; glowing crystalline silver spikes on the head.
Watersoul: Seafoam green skin; bright blue energy lines; bald with blue energy lines glowing on the head.
Windsoul: Sliver skin; light blue energy lines; glowing blue and gray ice crystal spikes on the head.

Feats

Extra Manifiestation
Prerequisites: Genasi
Benefit: Select a new genasi elemental manifestation. When you take a short rest, once per day, you can adopt this new manifestation. After an extended rest, you revert back to your natural manifestation.

Genasi Fire Affinity
Prerequisite: Genasi
Benefit: If you have resistance to fire, increase that resistance by 2. Whenever a creature makes a saving throw to end ongoing fire damage from one of your powers, that creature gets –1 penalty to the roll.

Earthshock Master
Prerequisites: Genasi, earthsoul manifestation
Benefit: Your earthshock power deals 1d8 damage when it hits, and it gains the Reliable keyword.

Firepulse Master
Prerequisites: Genasi, firesoul manifestation
Benefit: Your firepulse power gains the Reliable keyword and deals an extra 1d6 damage over its normal damage.

Genasi Frost Affinity
Prerequisite: Genasi
Benefit: If you have resistance to cold, increase that resistance by 3. You are immune to any slow and immobilize effects caused by cold powers.

Primordial Surge
Prerequisite: Genasi
Benefit: Whenever you successfully use a genasi racial power, you gain temporary hit points equal to 5 + your Strength, Constitution, or Dexterity modifier (your choice).

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