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    An Optimized Polearm Master Fighter Template

    Trying something new to convert a post from the WOTC board [Edit - clearly that's not working]

    Quote Originally Posted by "Dekokt"



    VARIANT HUMAN BUILD







    Class: Fighter
    Martial Archetype: Battle Master







    Race: Human (Variant)







    Fighting Style:
    Level 1: Great Weapon Fighting







    Ability Scores and Feats: Point Buy Array; 15, 15, 13, 10, 10, 8 (27 points per the PHB)







    Level




    STR




    DEX




    CON




    INT




    WIS




    CHA




    FEAT






    1




    16




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Polearm Master






    4




    16




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Sentinel






    6




    18




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    -






    8




    18




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Great Weapon Master






    12




    20




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    -






    14




    20




    10




    16




    8




    14




    10




    Resilient (WIS)






    16




    20




    10




    18




    8




    14




    10




    -






    19




    20




    10




    20




    8




    14




    10




    -















    Battle Master Maneuvers:







    Level




    Pick






    3




    Trip Attack



    Precision Attack



    Maneuvering Attack






    7




    Menacing Attack



    Riposte






    10




    Disarming Attack



    Distracting Strike






    15




    Lunging Attack



    Pushing Attack











    Essential Proficiencies: Athletics (STR), Perception (WIS)







    Essential Equipment:
    Weapon: Two-handed heavy polearm: 1d10 damage, 1d4 butt-end damage (Glaive/Halberd)
    Off-hand: -
    Armor: Heavy Armor (Plate armor etc.)
    Ranged: Javelins







    ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------







    HALF-ORC BUILD







    Class: Fighter
    Martial Archetype: Battle Master







    Race: Half-Orc







    Fighting Style:
    Level 1: Great Weapon Fighting







    Ability Scores and Feats: Point Buy Array; 15, 15, 13, 10, 10, 8 (27 points per the PHB)







    Level




    STR




    DEX




    CON




    INT




    WIS




    CHA




    FEAT






    1




    17




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    -






    4




    17




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Polearm Master






    6




    17




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Sentinel






    8




    18




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Heavy Armor Master






    12




    18




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    Great Weapon Master






    14




    20




    10




    16




    8




    13




    10




    -






    16




    20




    10




    16




    8




    14




    10




    Resilient (WIS)






    19




    20




    10




    18




    8




    14




    10




    -















    Battle Master Maneuvers:







    Level




    Pick






    3




    Trip Attack



    Precision Attack



    Maneuvering Attack






    7




    Menacing Attack



    Riposte






    10




    Disarming Attack



    Distracting Strike






    15




    Lunging Attack



    Pushing Attack











    Essential Proficiencies: Athletics (STR), Perception (WIS)







    Essential Equipment:
    Weapon: Two-handed heavy polearm: 1d10 damage, 1d4 butt-end damage (Glaive/Halberd)
    Off-hand: -
    Armor: Heavy Armor (Plate armor etc.)
    Ranged: Javelins







    ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------







    /// EDIT 1



    Revamped Variant Human build. Changed Martial Archetype to Battle Master instead of Champion. Removed Half-Orc build for now.







    /// EDIT 2
    VARIANT HUMAN



    Moved Sentinel to level 4. Moved STR 18 to level 6. Moved Maneuvering Attack and Precision Attack to level 3. Moved Riposte to level 7. Removed Commander's Strike. Added Pushing Attack to level 15.







    /// EDIT 3



    VARIANT HUMAN



    Moved Great Weapon Master to level 8. Moved STR 20 to level 12.







    /// EDIT 4



    Added revamped Half-Orc build.







    /// EDIT 5



    HALF-ORC



    Changed Ability Scores to Point Buy Array. Changed STR +2 to Heavy Armor Master at level 8.


    Last edited by Mistwell; Thursday, 17th September, 2015 at 11:39 PM.

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    I'd recommend checking the format of your post.

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