Master of the elven war bands, the arcane archer is a warrior skilled in using magic to supplement his combat prowess. Fighters, rangers, paladins and barbarians become arcane archers to add a little magic to their combat abilities. Conversely, wizards and sorcerers may adopt this prestige class to add combat capabilities to their repertoires.
To qualify as an arcane archer, a character must fulfill all of the following criteria:
Race: Elf or half-elf Base Attack Bonus: +6 Feats: Weapon Focus Longbow or Weapon Focus Shortbow, Point Blank Shot Spellcasting: Ability to cast arcane spells
Class Features[edit | edit source]
Hit Dice: d8 Proficiencies: All simple and martial weapons, light and medium armor, and shields
Skill Points: 4 + Int. modifier
Bonus Feats: The epic arcane archer gains a bonus feat every four levels
Epic Arcane Archer Bonus Feats: Devastating Critical (shortbow, longbow), Epic Prowess, Epic Reflexes, Epic Toughness, Epic Weapon Focus (shortbow, longbow), Great Dexterity, Improved Combat Casting, Overwhelming Critical (shortbow, longbow)
Class Abilities[edit | edit source]
Enchant Arrow: The arcane archer is able to shoot arrows with increased precision and damage. This ability is automatically applied to all arrows fired and increases with experience: +1 at 1st level; +2 at 3rd level; +3 at 5th level; +4 at 7th level; and +5 at 9th level. For every two levels beyond 9th, the potency of the arrows fired by the arcane archer increases by +1. Imbue Arrow: Beginning at 2nd level, the arcane archer is able to shoot a fireball arrow three times a day.
Seeker Arrow: At 4th level the arcane archer can fire one arrow per day that cannot miss. At 6th level he can fire two Seeker Arrows per day.
Hail of Arrows: – At 8th level and beyond, the arcane archer is able to fire an arrow at each and every target within range.
Arrow of Death: This ability, gained at the 10th level, allows the arcane archer to, once per day, fire an arrow that can instantly kill an opponent.
Custom Features[edit | edit source]
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RP Tips and In Game[edit | edit source]
Advice on how this class works in A.R