Talk:Charr (5e Race)

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So at what point in Charr history is this? It makes it sound like the Flame Legion just took over the race as a whole, but their racial description says they're the traitorous Legion. Would this be after the Charr rebelled from the Flame Legion and gained their independence?

It is up to a DM's and the player's discretion, it could be anywhere from the stability before the rebellion, during the rebellion, or after the rebellion. The default as said in the history of the race, will be before the rebellion, but that does not stop people from creating a campaign with this race after the rebellion has been held. I will add that into the Flame Legion's description, also thanks for the great question. --Blobby383b (talk) 17:38, 19 July 2017 (MDT)

Also, would you integrate the gender status of the race pre-rebellion in description? The Flame Legion was pretty intent on keeping women off the battlefield until Kalla Scorchrazer led the rebellion (and helped train women in secret to become soldiers). --Stormsworder (talk) 07:23, 22 July 2017 (MDT)

I could, but I also want to say that you are free as well to add stuff to the Charr race, especially when you are making such great suggestions and as this is a wiki where everyone can work on making pages better. I appreciate you bringing up wanting to make changes on the race, but almost always people are happy for others to add more description to a page, and only sometimes take offence when other users make balance changes to a page and don't explain themselves. --Blobby383b (talk) 09:07, 22 July 2017 (MDT)

I've always been a huge fan of the Charr race in GW2 so I'm familiar with a lot of the lore. XD I'd be happy to help you out with trying to get them adapted properly here with their society and history... (and other GW2 races if you choose to bring them. I did see Sylvari, but no Norn. Asura might be difficult to do considering their magitechnology). I just don't want to step on the creator's toes too much. :P Most of my ideas are more lore than mechanics at least. --Stormsworder (talk) 12:20, 24 July 2017 (MDT)

Just as a side note, I also worked on the Sylvari race, but didn't create any of the other non-human races in GW2 on the wiki. I believe there already are a few races that could serve as a base the Norn on the wiki like the ice dwarf custom raceFrosk (5e Race) and goliaths. Asura could have an affinity with magic items that translates in D&D to possibly having proficiency in tinker's tools, 1/2 crafting time on magical items, and another attunement slot(this is what is used to equip powerful magic items in D&D) for magic items.--Blobby383b (talk) 13:09, 24 July 2017 (MDT)

Hm, that is true. There would probably be adjustments for size based on them both though... since Norn are pretty big and Asura are adorably tiny. I guess it would be more of if you feel like making those as a labor of love? I'd be happy to talk ideas if that was ever wanted and you considered doing them. XD The hardest part would be thinking of benefits of each of the Asuran colleges I would say. --Stormsworder (talk) 22:34, 15 August 2017 (MDT)

How would you incorporate the Omalkhan, the more druidic faction not associated with the main Charr? --Stormsworder (talk)

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