5e Dragon Races
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According to the Monster Manual,
“ | Dragons are large reptilian creatures of ancient origin and tremendous power. True dragons, including the good metallic dragons and the evil chromatic dragons, are highly intelligent and have innate magic. Also in this category are creatures distantly related to true dragons, but less powerful, less intelligent, and less magical, such as wyverns and pseudodragons. | ” |
5e Dragon Races without an improving, reviewing, or removing template present.
Name | Summary | Abilities | Size | Speed |
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Albertine | Eastern Dragons, with a love of the cold. | Your Charisma score increases by 2 and your Intelligence score increases by 1. | Albertines are long being about 8 feet in lenght, and they tend to be 8-10 feet tall, your size is large. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. You also have a flying speed of 30 feet. |
Deino | Small dragons which grow multiple heads | Your Strength score increases by 2, and your Charisma score increases by 1. | Deino are small, but they grow up and get bigger. Your size is Small. | Your base walking speed is 25 feet. |
Draak'ar | Descendants of cursed dragons who used magic to regain some of their power, at a cost. | Your Strength score increases by 2. | Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Draak'ar, Variant | Descendants of cursed dragons who used magic to regain some of their power, at a cost. | Your Constitution and Charisma scores each increase by 1. | Your size is Small. | Your base walking speed is 25 feet. |
Dracogoblin | Dracogoblins are typically small, quick to run, and greedy. They act as if they are above other goblins and raiders but often fall into the same lifestyle as them. | Your Dexterity increases by 2 and your Charisma increases by 1. | Dracogoblins typically stand roughly between 2 and 3 feet tall and weigh between 20 and 30 pounds. Your size is Small. | Your base walking speed is 25 feet. You have a climbing speed equal to your walking speed. |
Dracon | Dracons are a race of dragons cursed in the egg to hatch in humanoid form. | Your Strength scores increases by 2. | Dracons average 6-7' in height and 280-330 lbs. in weight. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Dracotaur | Dragon centaurs! | Your Strength score increases by 2 and your Dexterity score increases by 1. | Dracotaur are taller than most humanoids, but they have lost some size of the centaurs. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 40 feet. |
Dragon | Large, winged, reptilian creatures with a lust for treasure. | Your Strength, Constitution, and Charisma scores each increase by 1. | Young dragons are about the size of humans. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Dragonfolk | Medium-sized agile dragons who excel in spellcasting. | Your Dexterity score increases by 2. | Dragonfolk stand at about five to six feet tall, but usually somewhere in the middle. They have thin, lightweight bodies around 100 pounds. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. Your base flying speed is 30 feet. You cannot fly if you are wearing medium or heavy armor. |
Dragovian | Draconic Player Race, Winged casters similar to the Dragonborn. | Your Charisma increases by 2, and one other ability score increases by 1. | Dragovian stand at about five to six feet tall, but usually somewhere in the middle. They have thin, deceptively lightweight bodies around 100 pounds. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Dragovian, Personal | Draconic Player Race, Winged casters similar to the Dragonborn. | Your Charisma increases by 2, and one other ability score increases by 1. | Dragovian stand at about five to six feet tall, but usually somewhere in the middle. They have thin, deceptively lightweight bodies around 100 pounds. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Drake | Stunted dragons | Your Constitution score increases by 2, and either your Charisma or Intelligence score increases by 1. | Drake vary widely in height and build, from barely 6 feet to well over 7 feet tall. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Drakiin | Eladrin/dragon hybrids. | Your Dexterity score increases by 1 and your Intelligence score increases by 2. | A Drakiin's height can range from 5 to 7 feet and be 90 to 130 pounds. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Drakyn | Half-Humanoid, Half-Full-Dragon. | Your Constitution score increases by 2. | A Drakyn's height is anything 6 to 9 feet, and weigh anything from 150 to 300 pounds. Your creature size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 35 feet. |
Eastern Dragon Lamia | Serpentine half dragon body people | Your Strength score increases by 2. | commonly they are known to be at most from tail tip to top of their head around 15 feet long and averaging around 340 pounds, there have been known to be larger but it is very unlikely. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Faerie Dragon | Magical dragons that have eschewed living wild to be closer to more potential targets for their pranks. | Your Dexterity score increases by 2, and your Intelligence score increases by 1. | A typical Faerie Dragon is around 2 feet long and weighs in the area of 5-10 pounds. Your size is tiny. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Fox'smanuh | Foxes in the shape of eastern dragons | Your Charisma score increases by 2. | The Fox'smanuh usually stand 5 to 7 feet tall, with plenty of tail to spare. They average around 140 to 190 pounds. Your size is Medium. | Your legs are kind of awkwardly placed on your serpentine body, and your body is a bit wobbly on a foundation with a super long spine. Your base walking speed is 25 feet. |
Goodra | Joyful, draconic-ooze hybrids who love giving their friends slime-covered hugs. | Your Constitution score increases by 2. | Goodras stand over 6 and a half feet tall. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 25 feet. |
Half Dragon, Fire Emblem Variant | Human/Dragon hybrids. | Your Wisdom score increases by 1 and your Charisma score increases by 1. | A Half-Dragon height can range from 4 to 7 feet, your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Half-Dragon | The spawn of Dragon and of Man. | Your Strength, Dexterity, and Charisma scores all increase by 1. | Half-dragons range from 5 to 7 feet tall, often rivaling Dragonborn. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
House Dragon | Small, quadrupedal dragons who aren't afraid to go out adventuring with their bipedal peers. | Your Constitution score increases by 2 and your Charisma score increases by 1. | Your size is Small. | Your base walking speed is 40 feet. |
Lati | Legendary draconic pokemon that fly through the air at incredible speeds. | Your Dexterity score increases by 2. | Latis stand between 4 to 7 feet tall. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 10 feet. |
Lesser Dragons | Dragons that are more magically inclined rather than big and strong. | Your Charisma score increases by 2 and your Intelligence score increases by 1. | Lesser Dragons are quadrupedal, like their cousins the Dragons. They vary in size and build, but are typically anywhere from 3 to 5 feet long from head to tail. Your size is small. | Your base walking speed is 25 feet. |
Lindwurm | Draconic precursors who took a much different path. | Your Wisdom and Charisma scores increase by 1. | While the body of a lindwurm averages somewhere around 10 to 18 feet long, it's hardly ever all stretched out at once. Your size is Large. | Your walking speed is 30 feet. |
Manakete | A race of draconic humanoids with awesome magical power. | Your Constitution and Charisma scores each increase by 1. | Upon reaching intellectual maturity, manaketes are smaller and appear much more youthful than other humanoid races, usually standing under 4 and a half feet tall. Once they start to appear more "adult" to members of other races, they are comparable in size to elves. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Pseudodragon | A more intelligent variant of the smallest of dragons. | Your Dexterity score increases by 2, and your Intelligence score increases by 1. | Pseudodragons are commonly cat-sized, with their tail equal length to their bodies, they stand to about a foot at the shoulder and are often 2-3 feet long. Your size is Tiny. | Your base walking speed is 15 feet and you have a flying speed of 30 feet. |
Rainwing | Rainwings, the masters of the jungle and color. | Your Dexterity score increases by 2 and your Strength score increases by 1. | Rainwings are about 5-6 feet in height, 11-12 feet, nose to tail. Your size is Medium. | You have a base walking speed of 20 feet. You additionally have a flying speed of 25 feet, but you cannot fly higher than 25 feet off the ground. |
Scalekin | Descendants of an ancient race of dragons. | Your Constitution score increases by 2, and your Wisdom score increases by 1. | Scalekin vary from 5 feet tall to 6 feet tall and weighing a bit more then most humans. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Starforger | Starforgers are celestial dragons that have lived for eons. Starforgers attack with small stars and a few spells, instead of swords and shields. | Your Wisdom score increases by 2, and your Intelligence score increases by 1. | Starforgers are usually around 6 or 7 feet in length. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 30 feet. |
Turtonator | Very durable dragon turtles | Your Constitution score increases by 2, and your Charisma score increases by 1. | You are just above 6 feet. Your size is Medium. | Your base walking speed is 25 feet. |
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