Echoing Dirge at-will lacks a level

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The at-will attack power Echoing Dirge on page 76 lacks a level listing. This prevents it from being chosen by half-elves using dilettante or human warlocks choosing an extra at-will. Adding a level one mark to it allows it to be relevant to original 4e classes/characters, while not changing anything regarding essentials at all. In short, there are reasons to do it, and no reasons not to.

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The at-will attack power Echoing Dirge on page 76 lacks a level listing. This prevents it from being chosen by half-elves using dilettante or human warlocks choosing an extra at-will. Adding a level one mark to it allows it to be relevant to original 4e classes/characters, while not changing anything regarding essentials at all. In short, there are reasons to do it, and no reasons not to.

Thank you for your time.



This is probably intended. The same happens with Mind Shadows (binder at-will for the star pact), and all of the hexblade at-wills. I don't it much, given that having exclusive access to cool at-will controller powers is pretty much the only upside of the Binder subclass, which apart from that is just a regular warlock with stripped down features. Not that this alleviates much the situation, but at least it lets the poor guy who commits to a binder character something for his effort.

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The at-will attack power Echoing Dirge on page 76 lacks a level listing. This prevents it from being chosen by half-elves using dilettante or human warlocks choosing an extra at-will. Adding a level one mark to it allows it to be relevant to original 4e classes/characters, while not changing anything regarding essentials at all. In short, there are reasons to do it, and no reasons not to.

Thank you for your time.



This is probably intended. The same happens with Mind Shadows (binder at-will for the star pact), and all of the hexblade at-wills. I don't it much, given that having exclusive access to cool at-will controller powers is pretty much the only upside of the Binder subclass, which apart from that is just a regular warlock with stripped down features. Not that this alleviates much the situation, but at least it lets the poor guy who commits to a binder character something for his effort.


And even with that at-will, binders are still worse than regular warlocks in every way, letting you choose barely anything, having less features, and doing less damage without being more controlling than a regular warlock.

Even if it is intential, a single line in the errata could open up options for original 4e users, while not effecting essentials at all. There is no reason not to do it besides "we don't want you to have choices", at which point, you might as well go to your DM anyway. It would be something that takes almost no effort.

As for hexblade powers, you can't use them anyway due to their need for the specific pact blade.