3e SRD:Race Descriptions

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Race Descriptions

Race and Languages

All characters know how to speak Common.


Your character can read and write all the languages he or she speaks.

Vital Statistics


When a character becomes venerable, the DM secretly determines her maximum age. When the character reaches her personal maximum age, she dies of old age at some time during the following year, as determined by the DM.

Aging Effects
Table: Aging Effects
Race Middle Age* Old** Venerable*** Maximum Age
Dwarf 125 years 188 years 250 years +2d% years
Elf 175 years 263 years 350 years +4d% years
Gnome 100 years 150 years 200 years +3d% years
Half-elf 62 years 93 years 125 years +3d20 years
Half-orc 30 years 45 years 60 years +2d10 years
Halfling 50 years 75 years 100 years +5d20 years
Human 35 years 53 years 70 years +2d20 years

*-1 to Str, Con, and Dex; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.

**-2 to Str, Con, and Dex; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.

***-3 to Str, Con, and Dex; +1 to Int, Wis, and Cha.

Aging effects are cumulative.

Height and Weight

Table: Height and Weight
Race Base Height Height Modifier Base Weight Weight Modifier
Dwarf, man 3' 9" +2d4 130 lb. X (2d6) lb.
Dwarf, woman 3' 7" +2d4 100 lb. X (2d6) lb.
Elf, man 4' 5" +2d6 85 lb. X (1d6) lb.
Elf, woman 4' 5" +2d6 80 lb. X (1d6) lb.
Gnome, man 3' +2d4 40 lb. X 1 lb.
Gnome, woman 2' 10" +2d4 35 lb. X 1 lb.
Half-elf, man 4' 7" +2d8 100 lb. X (2d4) lb.
Half-elf, woman 4' 5" +2d8 80 lb. X (2d4) lb.
Half-orc, man 4' 10" +2d8 130 lb. X (2d4) lb.
Half-orc, woman 4' 4" +2d8 90 lb. X (2d4) lb.
Halfling, man 2' 8" +2d4 30 lb. X 1 lb.
Halfling, woman 2' 6" +2d4 25 lb. X 1 lb.
Human, man 4' 10" +2d10 120 lb. X (2d4) lb.
Human, woman 4' 5" +2d10 85 lb. X (2d4) lb.

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