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    [Poll] What unusual PC races has your group played ?

    Click on all the Races your groups have played before as a regular PC in a normal campaign.... multiple choices available
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    I have players that were orc, kobold, Half Celestial, Aasimar, Tiefling, lizardman, nixie, pixie, troll, giant, thi kreen, a spellcasting frog and others.

    Including a human mage that was reincarnated as a badger and continued with that character.

    When you talk about polymorphs and strange magic effects we had a winged feebleminded dog, and a miniature bald purple caribou.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Orco42
    ...a miniature bald purple caribou.
    LOL! That beats our rogue who got polymorphed into a llama.
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    In a Spelljammer campaign I played a lizardman acrobat. Was a lot of fun actually.

    In my last DnD game I used a homebrew world where along with the core races Hobgoblins were a significant force and had a nation of their own. One player chose a hobgob as a PC. It all worked out surprisingly well.
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    We've had a bugbear, half-dragon, and a drow. But the campaign is still young, so ther's plenty of time for more.
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    I really wanted to take advantage of the monsters as PC's in 3E, to the point that I actually gave XP bonuses to people who started with a new character rather than raising their old one. So we've had Drow, Tielflings, Half-Celestials, Yuan-ti, Bugbears and Half-Dragons.

    My general impression is that it's pretty balanced over all.
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    I only played one non-standard race. A Neutral lizardman cleric. the campaign only lasted two sessions though - not becasue fo the monster PCs but just general disinterest in the game (2nd edition AD&D).

    Other than that I don't allow non-stadard PC races although I am going to include some of the alternate human races in the Scarred Lands DM Screen Companion. Great little supplement and screen though the art on the side the players have to look at is simply awful.
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