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Posted by: embertiger on Dec 4, 2011 at 02:50:01 AM
Eberron Themes: Scion of Tharashk, Scion of Thuranni
Here's Tharashk and Thuranni. These two were actually pretty easy to write, though they changed a lot from my first brainstorming session. It's pretty easy to represent finding and shadowy stealthiness in 4e. I really like the contrast in the way that Thruanni and Phiarlan use the Mark of Shadow's ability differently. Scion of Tharashk seems powerful but in a fun and subtle way. PEACH in the discussion thread.
Scion of Tharashk
Prerequisites: Mark of Finding, Member of House Tharashk
House Tharashk, composed of Orcs, Half-Orcs, and Humans, is both the most diverse and the most savage of all of the dragonmarked houses. Originating with a skilled tribe of Orcs, the Mark of Finding...
Posted by: embertiger on Dec 4, 2011 at 01:25:11 AM
Eberron Themes: Scion of Phiarlan, Scion of Sivis
Continuing with the Dragonborn houses, here's Phiarlan and Sivis. These two were the hardest by far to design. Phiarlan is a house with a diverse list of skills and I needed to stay away from the stealthy assassin feel that I will put into House Thuranni. I decided to focus on abilities that emphasized illusions and spying abilities that were less useful for assassination. For House Sivis, the dragonmark did the least to point me towards new abilites and the obvious ones were taken by the paragon path. I decided to tie in the dragonmark by having powers that rely on the number of languages that you know and focus the rest of the path on useful and flavorful out of combat utility and scribing symbols...