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5e Class Design Guide
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5e Classes Reimagined
A list of things the core classes can be used to represent without making any changes whatsoever! You should probably avoid making specific classes for things which appear on this page, as such a creation would at best be a variant, and at worst simply be redundant.

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5e Special Classes
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Classes

Name Summary
Arcane Archer (Battle Mage) An archer trained in imbuing arrows with spell.
Arcane Puppeteer Arcane puppeteers are gifted sorcerers who channel their energy through another being.
Arcane Tinkerer Arcane Tinkerers focus arcane energies within a construct to unleash havoc upon their enemies.
Arcane Warrior A master of martial combat who uses magic to supplement martial skill.
Archer The absolute masters of ranged combat
Armed With Wings A winged warrior with a great destiny.
Artificer, 2nd Variant A magical smith who can build technology to enhance, block, or attack a force.
Artificer, 3rd Variant A revised unearthed arcana artificer with mechanist subclass
Artificer, 4th Variant An Artificer Mechanist based on a reflavor of the Ranger Beastmaster class.
Artificer, Variant
Artificer In Eberron, magic is almost technology; and Artificers are the world's master inventors.
Assassin, Assassin's Creed Variant The Assassin is one who uses stealth and techniques learned from training to deal high amounts of damage
Aura Guardian A mighty defender that manifests aspects from one's own soul to wield various powers.
Battle Medic Battled hardened frontline arcane healers.
Beast Conjurer You're a sorcerer that is specialized in conjuring beast to your side to protect you and defeat your enemy's. This class is a (almost) total remake of the sorcerer of the D&D 5e player manual. taking away all but his key features and giving it a couple extra abilities.
Beastmaster The creatures of the forest are your life. Fight alongside the them or summon them to fight for you!
Black Blood Vicious Virus in the blood stream that has been weaponized and known as a special kind of madness.
Blackguard Blackguards are one of the foulest beings that live to serve evil.
Blacklight Mutator Once a normal creature, exposed to an aberration/cursed virus you are more than just the creature, you are an infected hybrid.
Blade Savant A mystical fighter that can tap into arcane energies
Blade Singer
Blood Knight A bloodthirsty warrior, fighting and killing for the glory of the sinister entity, gaining benefit as the blood sheds from either the self or the enemies.
Bounty Hunter, Eberron A being who seeks their target's death, for money, faith, or even fun.
Bounty Hunter A being who seeks their target's death, for money, for faith, or for fun.
Brawler Have you ever wanted to play as a fist fighter like a Dragon Slayer or a Saiyan? Well, if you DM allows it here is your chance! (Created with the Saiyan v2 or Dragon Slayer Race in mind.)
Bright Lord A Strong, warm, merciful fighter imbued with powers generated from their own good energies.
Card Dealer A devious trickster who rely on chutzpah and utilize a set of playing cards for combat advantages.
Chained Some find great power in restriction, and in overcoming it.
Channeler A divine variant of the Warlock class, Channelers have made a sacred covenant with an archangel or other celestial being.
Child of Apollo
Child of Eris
Child of Eros
Child of Nyx
Child of Persephone
Child of Phobos
Chimera A monstrous beast that might be a hybrid of lions, dragons, eagles, snakes and humans.
Chromatic Outlander These Individuals use the power of the Spectral Stone to battle their foes.
Chronomancer, Astral Form (Individual) Astral Form Chronomancers are servants of the Time and Fate Deities who focus on manipulating time to assist allies and hinder enemies.
Commander A front line warrior who specializes in giving orders.
Cryomancer 2.0 Cryomancers wield the power of frost to destroy their opposition. (This is a revised version of the Cryomancer homebrew class)
Curseslinger
Daemon Eater Individuals that suffer from the Demonblight, causing their soul to emit a toxic aura simply called Malevolence and slowly turning them into Demons.
Daring Swashbuckler A whimsically roguish martial class, en garde!
Dark Lord Opposite of "Bright Lord".
Death Dealer Life is so overrated...why not cause more death to flourish
Death Knight Great fighters imbued with the unholy magics of Death itself.
Deceiver
Demigod The child of a god and a mortal.
Demolitionist Makes things go boom.
Demon Hunter A demon hunter that has made a pact with a devil or vengeful angel to exterminate demons.
Dirge/Priest of Nihilism An unlikely melding of the antithesis of Cleric and Bard.
Dragon Mage
Dragon Rider, Variant A brutal warrior with a dragon by his side, and magic at his fingers.
Dragon Slayer Powerful fighters who were taught by dragons to become as powerful as the dragons themselves.
Dragon knight Warriors utilizing dragon cohorts to decimate their opposition.
Dragoon A polearm user endowed with the arcane for greater physical abilities
Dream Thief
Elemental Assassin As an Elemental Assassin, you have chosen the path of the elements (fire, water, earth and air) to enhance your battle abilities.
Elemental Pugilist A combat ready fighter, who works best when not the centre of attention, but still in the thick of it.
Elemental Shaman, Variant A potent half-caster who draws power from the inner planes, summoning elemental spirits into totems and dynamically converting magical energy into various primordial powers.
Elementalist (Planomancer) They draw power from the elemental plane to power many spells and unique abilities.
Engineer Utilize technological devices to your advantage!
Enkindler A Dark Souls inspired class. Burn your enemies alive.
Fae Fang A Fae Fangs only desire is to erase potential threats, whether this be warriors or magic, through use of combat or suggestion.
Fencer "old school" An ultra-basic melee glass cannon
Fencing Magician Fencing Magicians are wizards who have learned the art of fencing.
Fighter "old school" variant A basic fighter in the style of OD&D
Fury Balancing the devastating power of the elements and the madness that it brings, furies are unrivaled elemental magic-users.
Ghost Rider
God Eater Do you know why they call us God Eaters? It's because WE DEVOUR GODS!!!
Gravitonic Master This indomitable warrior wields and manipulates the force of gravity.
Guardian Guardians are durable melee fighters who develop nature based spellcasting abilities.
Guardian Construct (5e Race)
Guardian Knight A protector of the forest that follows the laws of nature above the laws of man.
Gungeoneer A dungeon delver who uses their wit and intellect to dip dive and dodgeroll through traps and enemies.
Gunslinger, Variant "Do ya feel lucky, punk? Well, do ya?"
Gunslinger An adventurer who uses their intellect to create weaponry of mass destruction. Bang bang.
Gypsy A class with many skills and abilities besides combat
Healer, Revised I AM NOT A CLERIC!...I am a healer. Barbarian: There's a difference?
Healer I AM NOT A CLERIC!...I am a healer. Barbarian: There's a difference?
Heavyweight Boxer Beefy brawlers who fight for fame and glory.
Hellblazer If you ever saw Constantine and thought "I wonder what it'd be like to play him?"
Hellish Overlord A tyrant, an oppressor, and a dictator
Hemomancer (Variant) Bend the blood of your enemies to your whims.
Hermetic Mage Hermetic Mages dont cast many powerful spells, but their versatility more than makes up for it.
Hexer Monster Hunter Class based on Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski's books. Base class derived from Witcher Variant 5e Class and Witcher 3.5e class.
Humble Samurai Nimble fighters who are masters of the blade they dedicate their lives to.
Hunter, Variant A combination of fighter and rogue with a hint of ranger.
Hunter
Hunter of Artemis One of many female followers of the Greek goddess Artemis.
Igor Based on Terry Pratchetts Discworld Igors
Imhotep
Inquirer The class for detectives and investigators of all types
Inventor A contraption wielding lunatic who can improve their companions armor and build new companions.
Judge
Juggernaut A strong warrior who blocks attacks, traps enemies, and taunts foes.
Keybearer
Keyblade Wielder Kingdom Heart beckons, will you answer its call?
Klyntar Host
Knight of Darkness Individuals that harvest the life essence (souls) of their enemies in the name of Darkness.
Luchador Honor, Family, Tradition. That is the Way of the Luchador: the masked wrestlers of Hispanic origin.
Mage, Variant A spellcaster that uses arcane magic to create, destroy or alter their surroundings.
Mage
Magister Magi The "Masters of Mages", arcane users, who use their magical powers to protect the people.
Master Of Ceremonies A frontline tank capable of powerful retaliation and extreme levels of defense. The more allies they are protecting the stronger the Master of Ceremonies becomes.
Master of Change As individuals, they are all said to possess the attitude of wicked children; playful but mischievous and even openly malicious towards the lesser beings they delight in manipulating. Nothing is more pleasing to a Master of Change than to break open fate and re-shape it, be it by manipulation of individuals or direct action.
Mechanist A martial class that augments its body with steampunk technology
Mechromancer, Variant An individual who through some experiment was partially converted to machine and as a result, seeks to fully complete the conversion
Mechromancer Artisans that graft advanced warforged parts to their own bodies.
Mesmer The mesmer class is a class of fantastical illusions that uses clones to fight.
Mistborn Channel the power of Preservation through metals!
Muqatil A Middle East Fighter
Mystic (Complete) A version of the Unearthed Arcana Mystic that reaches up to level 20.
Mystic Fist Master of martial arts, wielder of the mystic power of chakra, and delver of the secrets of the multiverse.
Naruto: Shinobi
Personifier A card master who infuses himself with the power of a deck of tarot cards
Pirate Yarrr matey's!
Planerider Wanderer of Worlds, Master of Travel, a Planerider uses their natural energy to travel between planes, and bring a little something with them.
Player The Avatar of the Player
Polymath A versatile warrior that can branch out to an array of different professions. (kinda like a Eevee)
Primal Fighter A fighter that relies on their primal instincts to battle instead of form and technique.
Prismatic Knight These Individuals use the power of the Prism to battle their foes.
Psi-Stalker A warrior of psionic potential and martial prowess.
Psion, Discipline Variant Powerful adventurers who dominate the battlefield with their mental abilities
Psychic Psychics are masterminds, utilizing superior Intelligence to manipulate or crush their opponents.
Puppet A caster who's magical power resonates from a link formed with a form of elemental
Puppeteer You can make a Puppeteer quickly by following these suggestions. First, Wisdom should be your highest ability score, followed by Constitution. Second, choose the Player background. Third, choose Your puppet, armor, and weapon choice.
Pyromancer Using the power of fire, pyromancers burn all who stand against them.
R'lyeh Spawn A rubbery, bat-winged creature with the head of an octopus who hails from the place beyond the stars.
Ranger, 2nd Variant A collection of 17 different Ranger reworks and multiple new archetypes.
Ranger, Non-Magical Variant As the name might suggest, this class is a non-magical variant of the existing "Ranger" class.
Ranger "old school" Variant An ultra-basic ranger/archer class
Rider A warrior that has the ability to seek the aid of a beast.
Rogue "old school" variant An ultra-basic stealthy rogue class
Rune Blade, Variant A master of martial combat who uses magic runes to supplement martial skill.
Rune Fencer Rune Fencers are researchers of ancient runes, which they carve into their weapons of choice making use of them as a spellbook and arcane focus.
Rune Space Demolitionist Makes things go boom.
Runepriest, Variant Runepriests seek to unlock the secrets of the runes of divine power.
Runeseeker Runeseekers are researchers of ancient runes, they carve them on their weapon to use it as a spellbook and arcane focus.
Samurai, Variant As a Samurai you gain the following class features.
Samurai, Variation A swordmaster that fights with deadly grace and skill
Satan Spawn Blue Exorcist themed class based on Rin Okumura.
Scarlet Sage Scarlet Sages blend Magical and Martial Arts to overcome their foes and stand out amongst their peers.
Scout "old school" An ultra-basic class which tries to make the party's life easier
Shadow Hunter(Balanced) Hunter's who use the power of shadow's to kill
Shadow Knight A secret demonic knighthood. Using shadows as the source of their strength to combat any who oppose.
Shadow Walker Individuals that feel a connection to the Shadow Plane and have learned to manipulate it to their advantage.
Shadowcaster Mages who draw upon the powerful forces of the elemental plane of shadow, a warped and twisted reflection of our own world.
Shapeshifter A creature that can change into a variety of different creatures.
Shieldbearer The Shieldbearer is a heavily armed infantryman, who charges to the most pitched fighting and stands resolute.
Shrine Maiden A servant to her Deity that acts as a bridge between the dead and living, between gods and people.
Sith Lord The most ruthless villains in Star Wars.
Slayer This class has the sole focus of hunting down and exterminating exotic creatures.
Solar Knight "Praise The Sun!"
Soldier A modern combatant.
Soul Warden Your power is seen as an abomination by many and those it's not aren't exactly friendly types of people. You can't wear metal armor as it interferes with the chains that bind the spirits within you; they are slaves, not companions. You also gain distinctive chain markings on your arms, and your eyes show your inner realm.
Soulknife Never caught unarmed, the soulknife is the literal interpretation of using the power of the soul as a weapon. Not to be confused with "Mindknife".
Space Marine A soldier from a far off world who has been stranded on a planet full of magic and fantasy .
Spatial Summoner Bonded to a mysterious creature called an eidolon, the summoner focuses his power on strengthing that connection and enhancing his strange, otherworldy companion.
Spectrum Mage Mages who specialize in the lesser used arcane magic.
Speedster, Variant As a speedster you gain the following class features.
Spellthief A thief who grew up using card tricks to get ahead in life. Conjures cards infused with spells.
Spellweaver One who can grasp the very essence of magic and command it.
Storm Mage Warriors who use the power of thunderstorms to enhance their combat abilities
Stormtrooper The Minions of the Sith Lords
Strider A deadly hunter, a killer of men, with no morals but those he chooses for himself, and an endless dept to Death itself.
Summoner, Alternate An arcane caster who can conjure a powerful ally to fight by their side.
Summoner, Different Balancing An arcane caster who can conjure a powerful ally to fight by their side.
Summoner (Variant)
Swashbuckler Daring adventurers who combine courage, skill and resourcefulness.
Tempest Knight, Variant The Tempest Knight is a conduit of fury, utilizing the power of storms to vanquish the enemies of the natural world.
Tenno
Transmutation Alchemist, Variant A scientist who like to play God
Truenamer Scholars dedicated to learning the ancient lexicon of the universe. Some use it to control others, some use it to unravel evil magics, but all know it is powerful and not something to be taken lightly.
Umbramancer A mystic who delves into the forbidden arts of shadows.
Undead Summoner A dedicated summoner of undead.
Untouchable Blade One-handed melee fighter, and master duelist.
Valkrym A Chosen One imbued with darkness by the Gods to deliver their Judgement.
Vampire, Variant Once living, you now find your life a constant fight against the gnawing hunger inside of you.
Variant Ranger (Commando) Non-magical Ranger with emphasis on infiltrating and surviving in hostile territory
Void Champion Chosen by a mysterious deity and granted incredible power, Void Champions harness the energy of the Void to defeat their foes. Inspired by the Dishonored game series
Warden "old school" An ultra-basic hard tank
Warden Wardens are durable melee fighters who can change stances and evolve to specialize in an element.
Warmage Arcane warriors who use magic to augment their combat abilities.
Warrior of Fenris
Weapon Master The Weapon Master is a skillful soldier who handles weapons as if it were an extension of their body.
Wind Blade A fighter, whose extreme skill and speed with the blade have reached new heights.
Witch, Variant Double, double, toil and trouble, cauldron burn and cauldron bubble... yeah. THAT kind of witch.
Witcher, Variant Monster Hunter Class based on Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski's books.
Xilan Warrior
Zealot
Zombie You were dead, but you're getting better.

Classes Based on Existing Fiction

Classes which are based on characters or archetypes from other works of fiction.
Name Summary
Black Mage A agent of pure magical destruction.
Dragon Ogre (5e Race) A monstrous quadrupedal hyrbid of dragon and ogre.
Dragon Rider A warrior possessing magical powers by being bonded with a dragon. (Based on the Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini.)
Greatcoat
Hyrule: Fighter You are a master of traditional combat. Few can match your training and talent on the battlefield.
Hyrule: Opportunist With finesse and tact, you exploit the vulnerabilities of your foes with uncanny skill. There's no opportunity you can't seize.
Hyrule: Researcher Your magical study comes to fruition in unique forms of spellcasting.
Hyrule: Scion With power inherited from a supernatural being, you blend martial and magical prowess.
PSI Kid A young adventurer with their newly awakened psionic power, harnessed by their emotions. Based on the Psionic by Ethan.
Pegasus Knight A protector of the weak, riding a winged horse.
Revenant Revenants channel the spiritual energy of powerful souls in the spirit realm.
Runeterra: Defender They can take all the hits for the party and still hit back.
Runner Runners (from Mirror's Edge) are able to manipulate kinetic energy and outdo opponents in combat with use of martial arts.
Sacrier Close-combat experts who embraces pain to inflict them. Originally from Dofus franchise, with a dash of some things else.
War Wizard An instrument of destiny that follows the 14 Wizard's rules.

April Fools Classes

Classes with a more comedic twist.
Name Summary
Cuisiner The cuisiner is a chef who is ready to take down any opponent in the name of food.
Halfwit A hero empowered by their propensity for mistakes.
Mary Sue

Incomplete Classes

Classes with one or many improving, reviewing, or removing templates present. Please help work on the problem presented on the template.


Classes that are works in progress.


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