Chef lets you make a snack when you take a short rest, and lets you make some temporary hit points that you can give to your party members later, as a treat. 2 0 obj

Don’t have to dip into Rogue or Bard to get those Perception checks all the way up, or if you never want to fumble an Arcana roll again, your Wizard can be an expert.

This is the same book that many believe will feature the new subclasses we’ve been seeing over the past several months, as well as the new rules for creating a character without relying on ability score bonuses from your race. You gain the following benefits: Your Constitution or Wisdom score increases by 1, to a maximum of 20. • You gain proficiency with cook’s utensils if you don’t already have it. Or perhaps you want your Battlemage or Barbarian to really be handy with a great weapon…whatever the case, this option lets you gain a Fighting Style option which you can replace when you level up.

endobj 5 temporary hit points at the low levels is a big deal and even at higher levels getting to hand out several is sort of like getting a free Aid for the day. Gourmand - Homebrew Feat - D&D 5e Half-Cover You have mastered a variety of special recipes, allowing you to prepare exotic dishes with useful effects. And you get to increase a stat along the way.

They both state they are "as part of a short rest", does the duration overlap and you can gain additional HP from both?

Then there are the feats that let you emulate being some kind of Elf. Cooking buffs. This one’s huge for any class that’s interested in not being a full-bladepact warlock. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 4 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 0>> Today, however, is all about Feats. A new Unearthed Arcana is out, and that means new rules to playtest–once again we’re seeing some strong signs that WotC is preparing content for their upcoming Xanathar’s Guide/PHB 2 book due out in November. Something like proficiency bonus + the ability you bumped with the feat would make them a bit more worthwhile.

•As part of a short rest, … The whole nine yards. Name Ability Prerequisite Source .

Subscribe to BoLS Prime. Pick an Invocation (agonizing blast), then all you need is a way to learn Eldritch Blast and you can do everything a Warlock does with Cantrips (1d10 + Charisma bonus damage) and still be a full spellcaster. Even a first level Second Wind will likely have a bigger effect than a treat (1d10+1= average of 6 actual HP).

If there’s one thing D&D needs, it’s more cooking. 5th Edition. As the new book nears its release, it looks like we’re getting to see more higher-concept rules being tested in these more specific, minor ways. The feats include Artificer Initiate, Chef, Crusher, Eldritch Adept, Fey Touched, Fighting Initiate, Gunner, Metamagic Adept, Poisoner, Piercer, Practiced Expert, Shadow Touched, Shield Training, Slasher, Tandem Tactician, and Tracker.


Then play a character with the Tracker feat.

These game mechanics are in draft form, usable in your campaign but not refined by full game development. It seems like WotC wants to change what you do with feats based on this latest batch, let’s take a look. Or a Paladin, if you prefer. This gives you a stat boost, lets you learn how to cook and you can cook meals that grant your characters mechanical benefits.

They are Crusher, Piercer, and Slasher, respectively. You get Hunter’s Mark, advantage on checks to track creatures, and +1 Wisdom. Now you can find out. Pick an artificer cantrip, a 1st-level spell, and gain proficiency with artisan tools that you can use as a new spellcasting focus. Still not much compared to the HP of the average player at that level, but gets more utility when stacked with feats like Inspiring Leader. Gunner is the gunslinger’s dream–you can learn how to use firearms, ignore the loading property, boost your dex–it’s basically crossbow expert but for pistols, which is all that anyone wants. Does your Rogue duelist need the Duelist Fighting Style? You gain the following benefits: The material in this article is presented for playtesting and to spark your imagination.

Or if you’re using a warhammer/maul you’re repositioning your foes, and potentially dazing them to the point that folks have adavantage. Casting Time: 10 minutes Range: 30 ft Components: V S M (A wooden bowl, which the spell consumes) Duration: Instantaneous Classes: Iron Chef You bring forth a up to ten bag lunches, including a sandwich of the chef’s choice (each sandwich can be different. Or a Fighter. stream Do you dream of making skill checks a thing of the past? You don’t have to sacrifice a level, but you can still draw on some of the features you might like. This site works best with JavaScript enabled.

Double proficiency bonus on a skill or tool proficiency is great for anyone, whatever your class. I’m curious to see if this isn’t a preview of a shift in design, I dunno that it necessarily signifies something like a 5.5 Edition D&D–but I wouldn’t be surprised to see whatever November’s book in become everyone’s go-to character creation book.

At 5th level, the Iron Chef can cast the spell Camp Side Snack once between long rest. This is the first homebrew I've done in a long time, but a concept that I have always been interested in.

But it’s a step in the right direction, and it’s a great way for a class that doesn’t have consistent bonus actions to have something to do with their “unsued” bonus action every turn. Finally there’s my favorite category of feat, the one that gives you an extra capability that you wouldn’t have had otherwise. These special treats last 8 hours after being made.

[5e Homebrew] The Chef - A Peculiar Support Class - V1.1. D&D: Sixteen New Feats Previewed In Unearthed Arcana. Do you like the idea of a Ranger but don’t want to mess with the one class that consistently gets the shorter end of the stick? endobj Even late game, +6 temp hp as a bonus action is kinda worthless.

For these reasons, it is not legal in D&D Adventurers League events. Do you like that Sorcerers can do metamagic but not want to go through all the fiddliness and limited spell selection of being a Sorcerer.

I think this is an interesting look at how you might separate what were once “racial features” and make them more braodly applicable. %���� this feat isnt here for optimization its here so that the barbarian can cook. Each of these feats gives you an extra effect based on the kind of damage you’re doing–piercer, for instance, lets you reroll one of your damage dice when dealing piercing damage, crusher lets you move creatures around when you hit them, and slasher lets you hamstring your opponents. <>/Metadata 220 0 R/ViewerPreferences 221 0 R>> Put that Charisma bonus to work. You gain proficiency with cook’s utensils if you don’t already have it. Chef Time and effort spent mastering the culinary arts has paid off. Meaning make a set within one hour and then long rest? Time and effort spent mastering the culinary arts has paid off.

Now any class can be an Expert.

why would you not eat it in combat if it can be used with a bonus action, sounds like a sweet snack to have in a pinch. First up, feats I like to call multiclassling lite, these let you borrow a class feature from another class, and depending on the feat, you might get a 1 point stat increase as part of the bargain. Name Ability Prerequisite . Feats like Warcaster and Tough lead the way by far….

Like Paladins and Sentinel or Monks and Mobile.

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There are sixteen new feats all in all, and we’re going to take you through each of them.

This material is not officially part of the game. If you’re looking to be the best cleric or wizard that you can, and want to get up to shenanigans, this lets you make your shield a spellcasting focus (so you can always cast while your shield is out), you can always have your shield out as a free action, and you can bump your Con or your Dex. They’re one of the more underutilized areas. Let us know in the comments, and happy adventuring! Do you want to be a Warlock but not go through all the trouble of making an Eldritch Pact?

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With this feat you gain two Metamagic options and two sorcerery points to use on those feats.

I hope we see more like this in the future, it adds an extra layer of distinction to the game that 5E feels like it needs. Shield Training is a boon to spellcasters who want to wield a shield.

Or your strength, too, I guess.

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Check ’em out. So, the character after taking this feat, is proficient with cook's utensils and can use them to provide a meal for a selected number of creatures as a short rest, which gives these creature an extra 1d8 to HP if they use at least 1 hit dice to regain HP. Finally Tandem Tactician isn’t the Warlord. 3 0 obj Search by name on the left, click feat name to display on the right.

Then there are the three feats that let you make it matter whether you’re doing bludgeoning, piercing, or slashing damage. Go AD FREE today!

Increase your Constitution or Wisdom score by 1, to a maximum of 20. Brigade de cuisine, (kitchen brigade in Common) is a system of hierarchy found in restaurants and hotels employing extensive staff, commonly referred to as "kitchen staff" in common-speaking countries. I think I'd rather the treats be an action to eat (because, let's be honest, no one is going to eat a treat in combat) and have a larger healing effect. ©2020 Wizards.

What’s really interesting about these is that many let you replace the feature you choose when you level up, which echoes the variant class feature rules we saw a while back–this seems to strongly indicate that we’ll be seeing them return in whatever book is coming in November. That would make it at least considered, since you could stack 4 treats and end up with +16 temp hp.

Hello everyone, if you're interested in playing as an adventuring chef, check out my Chef class.

Now you can. I really like this, as it give martial characters some interesting options, and it makes the different damage types feel more distinct. From chefs to gunners, feats are the order of the day–including a few that let you poach class features for the ultimate in customization. We kick things off with Chef, my personal favorite new feat.

As part of a short rest, you can cook special food, provided you have ingredients and cook’s utensils on hand. But again, it’s something that most classes can’t do, and it gives you a fairly reliable way of using poison too. Finally there’s my favorite category of feat, the one that gives you an extra capability that you wouldn’t have had otherwise. ©2020 D&D Beyond | All Rights Reserved | Powered by Fandom Games. Do you want a Fighting Style but don’t have one? x��][��ƒ~7���O��f�y ��l ց Aph� �2Ey2���ܪ�n��Ǒ�mkt�X}������v��-{��ū���b��|�n���_/>>l����M����z�a��ŷ~��h�s������3����g1��g�2/�����g.�gQ��LpO��\�� �����-�Jի>�����b����wp�ߟ?��q�e~8 L�����t�3g���c�O�Og�$o�q9����3���u7=O�25Nk5 '�Ź����o�|7�e���ۿ���q7.\�����EQ��^� ��E0<>��o]d?��1�ј�.��q����B/�۫�;��������Q\��旷�?Q�c �����y:?�����&�����xO�t>��o8�e�A4|���g��=���B.�I��*��Ѣ�$�e+�ٲ�4����,�. Cooking mini games.