5e Large Races
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Name  Summary  Abilities  Size  Speed 

Amazonian  A race of beautiful warrior women.  Your Strength, Constitution, and Charisma scores each increase by 1.  Amazons typically stand roughly between 9 and 10 feet tall and weigh between 320 and 380 pounds. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Arachne  Creatures with the upper torso of a humanoid and lower torso of a spider.  Your Dexterity score increases by 2, and your Wisdom score increases by 1.  Arachne can be up to 78 feet tall and almost as wide. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Blackheart  Humans made powerful fiends, seeking revenge and conquest  Your Strength score increases by 2, and your Constitution score increases by 1.  Blackhearts are masses of hardened flesh and blood, ranging from 8 to 11 feet tall and being well over 250 pounds. Your size is Large.  You have a base walking speed of 25 feet. 
Centaur, Variant  The nomadic horsefolk of the wilds.  Your Strength score increases by 2, and either your Dexterity or Constitution score increases by 1 (your choice).  Most centaurs stand between 6 and 7 feet tall, and their horse bodies are about 8 feet long. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 40 feet. 
Charr  The charr race was forged in the merciless crucible of war. It is all they know. War defines them, and their quest for dominion drives them ever onward.  Your Constitution score increase by 1.  Charr can stand 8'10' tall when not slouching and their musculature is similar to a big cats. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 35 feet. 
Chimera (5e Class)  A monstrous hybrid of lion, human and dragon.  Your Strength increases by 2 and your Dexterity increases by 1.  Chimeras are as big as a lion, weighing on average 300 lbs. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Cybertronian, Variant  Talking robots that transform into any manner of vehicles.  Two ability scores of your choice increases by 2.  From the smallest minicon to the larger Predacons, you can be in between 11 and 36 feet tall. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 35 feet. 
Cybertronian  Talking robots that transform into any manner of vehicles.  Your Strength score increases by 2.  You are between 10 and 15 feet tall. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Cyclops  Simple, deliberate, stubborn and hulking giants with one eye.  Your Strength and Constitution scores each increase by 2.  Even the smallest cyclops stand 12 feet tall, and many are larger. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 35 feet. 
Dejah  Your Strength and your Wisdom scores increases by 2.  Dejah are well renowned for being mountains of men, with the rare case of a Dej towering over the rest of their tribe. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 20 feet.  
Dragon Troll  Your Strength score increases by 2 and your Constitution score increases by 3. your Wisdom score decreases by 1.  Dragon Troll, at there smallest, are 12'3". they are classified as large but do not take any of the disadvantages of being large. (Disclaimer
Please get your weight before your age, it would be odd to have a 26 year old Dragon Troll that is only 500lbs, wouldn't it?) 
Your base walking speed is 35 feet. Flying speed is your height times 2, and then rounded to the nearest fifth or tenth. (whichever's closer)  
Earth Giant  A race of giants, smaller than the rest of their kind their power comes from deep within the earth and posses the ability to manipulate the earth.  Your Strength and Constitution scores each increase by 1.  An earth giant's height usually ranges from about 13 feet to 16 feet tall, and usually weigh around a ton. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Forest Golem  A race of stone and earth constructs, in which many plants take root.  Your Strength score increases by 1, and your Constitution score increases by 2.  Forest golems stand between 11 and 15 feet tall. Your size is Large. When shrunken they stand between 5 and 8 feet tall. While shrunken as per your Shrink trait, your size is Medium.  Your base walking speed is 25 feet. 
Gallataur  A mixture of minotaur and centaur, but only in appearance  Your Strength score increases by 2 and your Wisdom score increases by 1.  You are between 6 and 8 feet tall and your horse body is 8 feet long. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 40 feet. 
Gems  An intergalactic race of sentient gemstones.  Gems vary widely in their innate capabilities. Your ability score changes vary by Gem type.  Gems come in a wide variety of builds. Your default height, weight, and size vary by Gem type.  Your base walking speed varies by Gem type. 
HalfGiant  Simple, deliberate, stubborn, and hulking. Not very nimble.  Your Strength and Constitution scores each increase by 1.  The smallest halfgiant is larger than all but the largest of humans. Your size is Large.  You have a base walking speed of 30 feet. 
HalfMarilith  Your Intelligence score increases by 2, your Strength score increases by 1, and one other ability score of your choice increases by 1.  Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 25 feet.  
Hylek  The Hylek are a species of alchemicallyinclined tribal frogmen.  Your Constitution score increases by 1.  Your size is determined by your subrace.  Your speed is determined by your subrace. 
January  Beings from another world whose every breath spurts forth a cloud of fine dust.  Your Constitution score increases by 2.  Januaries usually stand around 8 feet tall and are usually 180 to 210 pounds. Your size is Medium.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Kri  Kri are large and incredibly strong creatures but lack any mental strength.  Your Strength score increases by 2, and your Constitution score increases by 1.  An average kri is 1012 feet tall and weighs 600900 lbs. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Lamia  Halfhuman, halfleonine servants of Graz'zt who are as deadly as they are beautiful.  Your Strength, Constitution and Charisma scores each increase by 1.  Lamias average over 6 feet tall, and are over 8 feet long. Your size is Medium.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Lobra  Lobras are fantastical creatures with three snakelike heads, two tails, a low flat body, and excellent diplomatic credentials. Lobras are run by three players. Often hilarity ensues.  One head has a Charisma score increase of 2, one head has a Wisdom score increase of 2, one head has an Intelligence score increase of 2.  Lobras are about 10' long and 5' wide but can stretch to 15' long. Their bodies are 3' high and each snaky neck can reach 5' from the body. Your size is technically Large, although you only cover 2 hexes, and use weapons as medium size characters. Your heads can have reach as compared to the body. An attacker can attack one individual head or the body. The body has hit points equal to the highest hit point total of the three heads.  Your base walking speed is 25 feet, or 20 feet in narrow hallways. You can move forward and backward with equal ease. 
Marilith  Formed from the darkness of the Abyss, your marilith character has several traits that attest to its demonic origins.  Your Dexterity, Intelligence and Charisma scores each increase by 1.  Mariliths stand between 8 and 9 feet tall, with their serpentine halve reaching about the same distance often being 18 feet long from the head to the tip of their tail. Your size is Medium.  Your base walking speed is 40 feet. 
Oomukade  Large centipede monstrosities with a knack for poison.  Constitution score increases by 2, and Strength or Dexterity by 1.  Your lower body makes up most of your size, their centipede bodies can be as long as 1012 feet long, and their human body is around 34 feet. Depending on how much of your lower body you use you can stand anywhere from 810 feet tall. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 35 feet. 
Orch  Tall, darkskinned, horned giants that live in the Feywilds.  Your Strength score increases by 2, and your Constitution score increases by 1.  Orchs are massive. They are usually around 11 feet in height. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 25 feet. 
Pit Fiend  Powerful devils, the imagery of evil  Your Strength score increases by 2.  Pit fiends usually stand 1215 feet tall and weigh 7001000 pounds. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Shadowmen  Your Constitution score increases by 1,your Strength score increases by 1,your Intelligence score increases by 1,and your Charisma score increases by 1.  Shadowmen vary widely in height and build, from just over 8 feet to 10 feet tall. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet.  
Skeleton, 2nd Variant  The rattling of their bones makes you shiver.  Your Constitution and Wisdom scores each increase by 1.  Skeletons vary widely in height and build, from barely 5 feet to well over 6 feet tall. Your size is Medium.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Sobruaro  Cactus people who are very jolly and funloving.  Your Strength increases by 1.  The average sobruaro is a full head and shoulders taller than the average human, ranging between 57 feet tall. Your size is Medium.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Treant  Treants are large living trees that roam the world.  Your Constitution score increases by 2, and your Wisdom score increases by 1.  Treants can get from 8 to 16 feet tall. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Troll (5e Class)  A monstrous troll which grows more powerful as it increases in size.  Your Constitution score increases by 2 and your Dexterity score increases by 1.  Trollings average 3 feet in height and are bulky for their size, averaging 100 pounds in weight. Your size is Small.  Your base walking speed is 25 feet. You also have a climb speed of 25 feet. 
Tyranid  Hive minded creatures leaving destruction in their wake  Your Strength score increases by 2.  Your size is Medium unless otherwise specified by your subrace.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. You gain additional modes of movement based on your subrace. 
Wood Giant  Standing tall and graceful, they are guardians of the select giant forests  Your Wisdom and Constitution scores each increase by 1.  Wood Giants are well above the height of the smaller nongiant races, but not as grand as their elemental cousins. They still stand at a whopping 14 feet on average. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 30 feet. 
Yith  The great researchers of times, places and realities, whose minds are far, far older than their bodies.  Your Intelligence score increases by 2, and your Wisdom score increases by 1.  Yith are described as being about 10 feet tall, though their conic physiology makes them relatively skinny, at about 5 feet wide. Your size is Large.  Your base walking speed is 25 feet. 
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