Half Rai

Physical Description: Half-Rai look very much like their Rai parents. They are smaller in stature and their horns are often not nearly as large. While they are smaller, they are no less tenacious and goal-driven.

Society: Half-Rai have no society all their own. They often find it easier to assimilate into the society of their non-Rai parent. Some find it difficult to keep up with the chores and tasks of the Rai side of the family. Less tribal Rai tend to see Half-Rai as equals, valuing them as they would any other Rai. More feral, tribal Rai see them as weak because of their smaller size. They have more to prove in these situations and their ambition can far outweigh their physical appearance, driving them to be better, stronger, and faster than some Rai. The Rai that do accept Half-Rai as equals tend to mentor them, teaching them how to fight and, in some cases, the use of divine magic.

Relations: Half-Rai are tolerated nearly everywhere. Being tolerated and being accepted are two different things, though. Rai admire their tenacity but may not see a use for them while humans treat them no differently than they would a Half-Elf, an outsider.

Alignment and Religion: Half-Rai don't always share the tunnel-vision of their full Rai kin. They tend to stay in the middle, preferring neutral paths instead of the extremes.

Adventurers: A Half-Rai's belief in their own talents drives them to try great deeds, for good or ill. It's very rare for a Half-Rai to be satisfied just being a cobbler or a farmer, but some of them have been known to become scholars, and, in some communities, either tribe leaders or chiefs of the villages. Most Half-Rai are driven to become martial roles such as brawler and fighter where the more tribal ones stick to their barbarian roots.

Racial Benefits
Ability Bonus: Half Rai characters gain a +2 racial bonus to one ability score of their choice at creation to represent their varied nature.
Medium: Half Rai are medium creatures and have no bonuses or penalties due to their size.
Low-Light Vision:Half-Rai can see twice as far as humans in conditions of dim light. See Vision and Light.
Type: Half Rai are humanoids With Human and Rai Sub-type.
Fearless: Half-Rai gain a +2 racial bonus on all saving throws against fear effects.
Survivor: Half-Rai Receive a +2 racial bonus to Perception and survival
Skilled: Half Rai receive a +2 skill bonus to a skill of their choice to represent their varied nature
Weapon Familiarity: Half-Rai treat any weapon with the word “Rai” in its name as a martial weapon.
Languages: Half Rai begin play speaking Common and Giant. Half Rai with high Intelligence scores can choose from the following: Gnoll, Goblin, Orc, Rithian, Sylvan (except Druidic). See the Linguistics skill page for more information about these languages. The bonus languages are not retroactive if you increase your Intelligence score.

Race Traits

Brute (Rai): You gain a +1 trait bonus on Intimidate checks, and Intimidate is always a class skill for you.

Finish the Fight (Rai): You gain a +1 trait bonus on attack rolls against opponents you already injured in the past 24 hours.

Iron Control (Rai): Whenever you're confused and roll to determine behavior in a given round, subtract 10 from the result.

Scrapper (Rai): You receive a +1 trait bonus on all Intimidate checks made to demoralize opponents and a +1 trait bonus on all Perception checks to avoid being surprised.

Alternate Race Traits

Integrated: Many Half Rai are skilled in the art of ingratiating themselves into a community as if they were natives. Half-Rai with this racial trait gain a +1 bonus on Bluff, Disguise, and Knowledge (local) checks. This racial trait replaces the Survivor and adaptability racial trait.

City-Raised: with this trait know little of their Rai ancestry and were raised among humans and other half-orcs in a large city. City-raised half-orcs are proficient with whips and longswords, and receive a +2 racial bonus on Knowledge (local) checks. This racial trait replaces weapon familiarity.

Half-Rai lore

Half-Rai Lore
Adult Middle Age Old Venerable Maximum Age
18 years 35 years 53 years 70 years 110 years

Need help for weight? use Height and weight chart

Gender Height Weight
Male 4'10 - 6'6 130 -230 lbs.
Female 4'5 - 6'1 95 -185 lbs.
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