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Personality: The Wakanda are simple folks who live quietly in the Dark forest, They worry little about others and tend to keep to themselves except at the height of summer when all Wakanda gather together in a great “thing” where this seasons mates are chosen and news is shared. They tend to be loners and avoid having complicated companions. Wakanda are matriarchal and always take the family name of their mothers (as their unlikely to know their father)

Physical description: Wakanda tend to the large side of Medium, ranging from 5’ 6" up to 6’ 6", they are covered in soft fur that ranges from white through the browns to black. They have Green or Blue eyes and a small muzzle. The tend to have great round bellies or derrieres, and short stubby fingers ending in claws. Wakanda require a 20 day (1 month) rest in the winter when they hibernate. A Wakanda woken during his hibernation is fatigued until they finish their hibernation. Their lifespans are similar to humans, the very eldest living into their 90’s.

Relations: Laid back and relaxed, Wakanda get along with anyone not trying to attack them, or their family.

Alignment: Wakanda are always good but vary on their opinions about the law.

Wakanda Lands: The Wakanda live in The Dark Forest They own no land and even in the winter they only build simple shelters meant to be abandoned in the spring. They enjoy travelling lightly with little more than a sky tent and food pack. Wakanda find the idea of personal ownership to be most laughable.

Religion: Wakanda shaman draw on the powers of earth, but worship no single deity.

Language: Wakanda start speaking Common and their own language, if they have high intelligence they may also choose bonus languages: Terran, Orc, Goblin, Elf, Slyvan, Gnoll, Gnome.

Names: Wakanda names are made from their environment.
Female names: Flower, Leaf, Little fox, Songbird,
Male names: Blackwolf, Oak, Branch, Moss, Rock
Family names: Longgrass, Windwisper, Shootingstar, Sharpcliff, RottenLog

Adventurers: Wakanda make excellent adventures, they are already nomadic in nature. Most Wakanda who adventure often take up ranger, druid or barbarian classes.

Racial Traits (14 point race)

  • Wakanda are medium monstrous humanoids.
  • + 2 strength and constitution but a – 2 intelligence
  • Speed: 20’ Wakanda move slowly even on good days.
  • Darkvision 60’ and scent
  • Wakanda have a pair of 1d4 claw attacks
  • Fearless: +2 vs fear
  • Spell like ability: 3/day “Enlarge Person”
  • Relentless: +2 CMB on Bull rush and Over run
  • Language: Common and Wakanda
  • Favored Class: Ranger


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