Hunter Archive

  • Hunter Archetypes This little pdf clocks in at 9 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 3 pages of SRD, leaving us with 4 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Sans much fanfare, we are introduced right away to the first archetype for the hunter class, the Big Game Hunter: Instead of precise companion, these guys get a scaling AC-and Ref-save bonus versus creatures one or more size categories bigger. Instead of teamwork feats at 3rd, 9th and 15th level, the archetype receives bonus damage (first +1d6, later +1d6 per step in aforementioned progression) versus creatures two or more size categories larger. Starting at 8th level, the hunter can grow the animal companion to huge size, […]

    Hunter Archetypes

    Hunter Archetypes This little pdf clocks in at 9 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 3 pages of SRD, leaving us with 4 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Sans much fanfare, we are introduced right away to the first archetype for the hunter class, the Big Game Hunter: Instead of precise companion, these guys get a scaling AC-and Ref-save bonus versus creatures one or more size categories bigger. Instead of teamwork feats at 3rd, 9th and 15th level, the archetype receives bonus damage (first +1d6, later +1d6 per step in aforementioned progression) versus creatures two or more size categories larger. Starting at 8th level, the hunter can grow the animal companion to huge size, […]

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  • Mythic Minis – Feats of the Hunter All right, you know the deal – 3 pages – 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content, let’s go!   -Advanced Ranger Trap: Increase Perception, Disable Device and DC of your ranger traps by mythic tier. Additionally, increase damage-output by 2x mythic tier in the first round or to affect +1 creature with non-damage-dealing traps. Additionally, expend multiple uses for longer duration traps depending on type and also slower DC-decrease. Awesome option to make the traps more useful and versatile!   -Crossbow Mastery: Double all bonuses gained from class abilities or feats that affect crossbows, up to max your mythic tier. Nice tie in to mythic rules and helpful to […]

    Mythic Minis – Feats of the Hunter

    Mythic Minis – Feats of the Hunter All right, you know the deal – 3 pages – 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content, let’s go!   -Advanced Ranger Trap: Increase Perception, Disable Device and DC of your ranger traps by mythic tier. Additionally, increase damage-output by 2x mythic tier in the first round or to affect +1 creature with non-damage-dealing traps. Additionally, expend multiple uses for longer duration traps depending on type and also slower DC-decrease. Awesome option to make the traps more useful and versatile!   -Crossbow Mastery: Double all bonuses gained from class abilities or feats that affect crossbows, up to max your mythic tier. Nice tie in to mythic rules and helpful to […]

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  • Prestige Archetypes: The Eldritch Hunter This installment of the Prestige Archetype-series clocks in at 8 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, ~1/2 a page of editorial, leaving us with 5 1/2 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   First question – what are prestige archetypes? Well, they are essentially a breakdown of a regular PrC into a full-blown 20-level spanning class – so no, these classes don’t necessarily mean that you’ll have a universal archetype (wouldn’t have worked in this context, I think), instead providing a retooled playing experience so you don’t have to work your way up to the PrC via classes you don’t want to play. So that’s definitely a pro-side. On the con-side, […]

    Prestige Archetypes: The Eldritch Hunter

    Prestige Archetypes: The Eldritch Hunter This installment of the Prestige Archetype-series clocks in at 8 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, ~1/2 a page of editorial, leaving us with 5 1/2 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   First question – what are prestige archetypes? Well, they are essentially a breakdown of a regular PrC into a full-blown 20-level spanning class – so no, these classes don’t necessarily mean that you’ll have a universal archetype (wouldn’t have worked in this context, I think), instead providing a retooled playing experience so you don’t have to work your way up to the PrC via classes you don’t want to play. So that’s definitely a pro-side. On the con-side, […]

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