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    The Mind's Eye: a Psion Handbook

    Originally posted by svendj: The Mind's Eye: a Psion Handbook “If a god can reshape the world and I can enthrall a god, what does that make me?” Although the Psion class (and the psionic power source) hasn't seen almost any updates since the Psionic Power book came out in 2010, there’s...
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    Dirty Deeds... Done Dirt Cheap: The Rogue's Handbook

    Originally posted by lordduskblade: Dirty Deeds... Done Dirt Cheap: The Rogue's Handbook Which is more painful: a sword in the gut, or a knife in the back? -Unknown Get up, you snot-nosed rascals! You think you guys are ready to be true rapscallions and scoundrels? Well, you've got...
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    Darth Vader, Swordmage|Defenderlock

    Originally posted by alphathegreat: "No. Leave them to me. I will deal with them myself." Darth Vader Darth Vader is, in fact, a hybrid Swordmage|Defenderlock. He uses the dark side of the force to curse and then control his enemies. He is tough and strikes from both range and close...
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    The Power of Knowledge (Old Wizard's Handbook)

    Originally posted by Nausicaa: This handbook is outdated. Please refer to Ruins Fate's Archmage Ascension Wizard handbook. The Power of Knowledge - The Wizard's Handbook The Perfect Example of Tiefling Enchanter... She dominates...
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    The White Mage

    Originally posted by Nausicaa: Healic Features and Known Clichès Fortunately i waited for may errata to write this guide, so we can focus entirely on the class features i prefer for the healic: Control. Most people think, in fact, that the pacifist healer brings only healing to the...
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    Still The Best Healer In The Game

    Originally posted by era: Still The Best Healer In The Game: Pacifist Guide There has been some discussion lately concerning whether a pacifist cleric build is still optimal following the may errata to surgeless healing. It is my aim here to present the most optimal pacifist cleric, and show...
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    Archmage's Ascension - The Wizard's Handbook (By RuinsFate)

    Archmage's Ascension - The Wizard's Handbook I am capable of manipulating matter on a subatomic level by speaking. A mere flick of my finger is sufficient to alter the gravitational pull of the planet. I shelve physics texts under "fiction" in my personal library. I consider the Laws of...
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    The Art of the Covenant: A Guide to Invokers (By Cazzeo)

    The Art of the Covenant A Guide to Invokers So you’ve forged your pact with the gods, you’ve survived your initiation, and now you’re ready to venture out into the world. As a direct conduit of your god’s (or goddess’s) power, how will you do his (or her) will? Will you speak the primal...
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    Harrying Your Prey the Easy Way: A Hunter's Handbook (By thespaceinvader)

    Harrying Your Prey the Easy Way: A Hunter's Handbook Hunters: Our arrows shall blot out the sun. Fancy fighting blind? So, you want to be a Hunter? Spend your life in the wilderness, tracking game, running down beasts and men alike? You'll want to listen close and learn well, young...
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    Call of the Wild: A Druid Handbook (by Alien270)

    Originally posted by alien270: Call of the Wild: A Druid Handbook Purpose of this Guide Yes, I already have a Druid guide, Master of Forms, Storms, and Swarms(x). That guide is being discontinued, and once I migrate all of the material from it I'll be updating this guide exclusively...
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    Masters of Sword and Spell: The Bladesinger's Handbook (By Adamclare)

    Masters of Sword and Spell: The Bladesinger's Handbook Bladesingers mix swordplay and magic to create a class that provides moderate single target control while having the capability to do nearly striker level damage. Bladesingers attack with melee basic attacks, but their primary feature is...
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    A Rock and A Hard Place: A Warden Handbook (By Alphaant)

    A Rock and A Hard Place: A Warden Handbook See this here mountain? This is my mountain. All upon it is mine: the trees, the stones, the snow. Everything that makes up this mountain is under my grasp. The mountain belongs to me, and I to it. You have no place here. But now that you’ve arrived...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    How to Play a Swordmage What is a defender (story-wise)? A defender is the line that stands between the enemies and his allies. He takes the majority of the attacks (or at least more than his "fair share") and keeps on going when any of his allies would be unconscious or dead. What is a...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Equipment A short note before the equipment ratings: This guide was written before item rarity ever existed. Although item rarity has affected how magic items in 4E work, I'm going to keep going with the assumption that players have at least some control over common and uncommon magic items...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Recommended Feats Class Feats Heroic Tier Aegis Accuracy (D382) - Aegis Accuracy is strictly inferior to Retributive Shield for shielding swordmages. It's also a conditional attack bonus (and a small one), so this would only be taken after the swordmage has already taken Versatile Expertise...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Powers - Epic Tier Level 22, Utility Borrowed Ascension (AP) - You gain a sustainable hovering flight with good speed. Around this level, you should be getting access to Zephyr Boots which give you much of the benefit of this power without requiring you to use up your minor action each turn...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Powers - Paragon Tier Level 13, Encounter Acid Burst Blade (FRPG) - This power is an upgraded Greenflame Blade. That said, the damage dealt to enemies adjacent to the target is rolled, meaning that your damage bonuses (including enhancement bonus) apply to it. It's obviously better for...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Powers - Heroic Tier Level 1, At-Will Arcane Lance (D405) - You're better off using a glaive and taking Frigid Blade - that does more damage and doesn't require you to ride a mount (which can't follow when you teleport). Booming Blade (FRPG) - This power does solid damage on a hit, and it...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Builds In all of my builds, I will begin by leaving out any magic items that are not required for the build to function and assume that the campaign is using inherent bonuses to compensate. Please note that these builds are not fully optimized. Most of them will have a few feats which can...
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    4E Masters of Blade Magic: A Swordmage Handbook (By Herid_Fel)

    Baseline Mechanics HP, Surges, and Proficiencies Hit Points - 15 + Con score at 1st level; 6 at each level thereafter. This is the standard amount for a defender, and two of the three swordmage builds use Constitution as their secondary ability. Healing Surges - 8 + Con modifier. While this...
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