Playable Race: Moon Elves
Unable to match the sheer arcane power of the
Sun elves, the Moon elves learned the arts of stealth
and subterfuge until such skills became a part of their
nature. Led by the disciples of Strix, the Moon elves
have begun to understand the divine essence in the
world. Under his guidance, Moon elf females have taken
up the mantle of spiritual advisers to the rebellion, and
her disciples wield ever greater control over the forces
that flow through the world. The Moon Elves have been
able to survive by striking from the shadows and melting
away before the Sun elves can strike back. Their
light blue to deep blue skin and moonlight hair are perfect for nighttime
raids, and the Moon elves have taken to the darkness just
as their cousins exult in the sunshine and brightness of
Some Moon elves still walk among the other Elf
people of Merovia, but the others regard them with a
wary eye. Persecution is not widespread, as the dawn
elves still hold out hope that the night elves can be
brought back within the Elf nation, but some elves
cannot help but see a spy or murderer behind every Moon
elf’s hood. Most of those who have joined in the civil
war have left the cities and gone into hiding with the
rebels. They have created strongholds in the
Lunara Woodlands where they dwell in caverns just
below the surface. The Moon Elf leaders know that their
people would be safer deeper within the mountains, but
far more dangerous and evil things than elves live in the
Ability Score Adjustment: +2 Dex, +1 Wis
Age. Typically claims adulthood and an adult name around the age of 100 and can live to be 750 years old.
Speed: 30 feet
Darkvision: You can see in dim light within 60 feet of you as if it were bright light, and in darkness as if it were dim light. You can’t discern color in darkness, only shades of gray.
Keen Senses: You have proficiency in the Perception skill.
Fey Ancestry: You advantage on saving throws against being charmed, and magic can’t put you to sleep.
Trance: Elves do not need to sleep. Instead, they meditate deeply for 4 hours a day. (The common word for such meditation is “trance.”) While meditating, you can dream after a fashion; such dreams are actually mental exercises that have become reflexive through the years of practice. After resting in this way, you gain the same benefit that a human does from 8 hours of sleep.
Elf Weapon Training: You have proficiency with the long sword, short sword, shortbow, and longbow.
Moon’s Blessing: You have advantage on saving throws against arcane spells.
Languages: You can speak, read, and write Common and Elvish
Favored Class: Assassin & Warlock