Ghouls Archive

  • Advanced Races: Darakhul Ghouls The second in Kobold Press’ series of racial pdfs is 19 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 15 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   So what are Darakhul? well, they are a race that has haunted my twisted imagination ever since I had the good fortune of being able to read the closed Open Design “Empire of Ghouls” – essentially, Darakhul are intelligent ghouls that inhabit a subterranean, militaristic empire that constantly requires fuel in the form of flesh. Taking the idea of social predators up to 11, their empire can essentially be envisioned as a kind of blend […]

    Advanced Races: Darakhul Ghouls

    Advanced Races: Darakhul Ghouls The second in Kobold Press’ series of racial pdfs is 19 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 15 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   So what are Darakhul? well, they are a race that has haunted my twisted imagination ever since I had the good fortune of being able to read the closed Open Design “Empire of Ghouls” – essentially, Darakhul are intelligent ghouls that inhabit a subterranean, militaristic empire that constantly requires fuel in the form of flesh. Taking the idea of social predators up to 11, their empire can essentially be envisioned as a kind of blend […]

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  • Monster Focus: Ghouls This pdf is 6 pages long, 1 page front cover, ~3/4 of a page SRD/editorial, leaving us with ~4 1/4 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The pdf kicks off with a short list of sample DCs to unearth information on ghouls before introducing us to 5 new feats:   -Grave Claws: Stagger foes with your paralyzing attacks even if they succeed at their saves. Okay, I guess – but not impressed.   -Mind over Muscle: Allows you to save again against paralysis each turn. Not a fan of this.   -Nauseating Stench: 1 round nauseated when subject to stench quality, even be sickened for 1 round on a successful save. Still not impressed. […]

    Monster Focus: Ghouls

    Monster Focus: Ghouls This pdf is 6 pages long, 1 page front cover, ~3/4 of a page SRD/editorial, leaving us with ~4 1/4 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The pdf kicks off with a short list of sample DCs to unearth information on ghouls before introducing us to 5 new feats:   -Grave Claws: Stagger foes with your paralyzing attacks even if they succeed at their saves. Okay, I guess – but not impressed.   -Mind over Muscle: Allows you to save again against paralysis each turn. Not a fan of this.   -Nauseating Stench: 1 round nauseated when subject to stench quality, even be sickened for 1 round on a successful save. Still not impressed. […]

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