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DnD 5E Variant Rules

The 13th Rune under the 5E rules are altered as follows:
 
1. The following classes are not in use for player characters without special circumstances:  Barbarians, Paladins, Druids, Sorcerers and Monks. Allowable classes are Bards, Rangers, Fighters, Clerics, Wizards and Warlocks. Warlocks cannot take fey as their patrons.
 
2. There are no no-human races present in the world open for play. There are no elves, dwarves, halflings, dragonkin, half-orcs etc. The sole exception are the Inzhari who are rolled as tieflings.
 
3. Falling damage is as follows: 1d6 per ten feet additive. A sucessful Dex save is required past 30 feet or the character is at 0 hp and must roll death saves. A successful athletics roll will subtract 1d of damage per five levels of success. (-1d at 5, -2d at 10, -3d at 15, -4d at 20, -5d at 25).
 
4. Languages fall under the following rules: 250 hours of time to get to full fluency.
0-10 hours gives no fluency. Perhaps a role play of a single word or phrase. 11-50 hours gives a smattering. The player cannot read the language and must roll to speak or understand at disadvantage. 50-250 hours gives familiarity. They must sucessfully roll to speak understand or read the language. 250 hours + means fluency. the characters INT bonus will subtract from the total hours needed.
 
5. Proficiency can be done in the same way. Some items such as books can give proficiency to various skills upon reading them.
 
6. Leveling requires a long rest and reflection/practice equal to the number of days for the level. There may be additional costs per level for materials and bonuses required for the jump.
 
7. The following creatures in the monster manual are not in the world of the 13th rune:

Aaracockra, aboleth, azer, beholder, bugbears, bulette, bullywug, chuul, cloaker, cockatrice, darkmantle, metallic dragons, drider, duergar, drow, gnomes, goblins, hobgoblin, intellect devourer, kobold, kenku, kuo-toa, magmin, mephit, mimic, mind flayers, modrons, nothic, ogres, oni, orcs, pixies, quaggoth, remorhazes, roc, rust monsters, satyr, slaad,sprite, tarrasque, trolls, umberhulk, unicorn, xorn.


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