By Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette
A better half to Wolves is the tale of a tender nobleman, Isolfr, who's selected to develop into a wolfcarl — a warrior who's bonded to a battling wolf. Isolfr is deeply attracted to the wolves, and although as his father's inheritor he can refuse the decision, he chooses to go.
The humans of this wintry land rely on the wolfcarls to guard them from the specter of trolls and wyverns, notwithstanding the supernatural creatures haven't are available in strength for a few years. males are becoming too convinced. The wolfhealls are small, and the lords provide them much less admire than in former years. however the iciness of Isolfr's bonding, the trolls come down from the north in some distance better numbers than sooner than, and the holding's complaisance supplies solution to terror within the dark.
Isolfr, now bonded to a queen wolf, Viradechtis, needs to study the place his honor lies, and become aware of the lengths to which he'll to move whilst it, and love for his wolf, force him.
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40 - Chapter 3: New Feats In addition to the feats available in the Player’s Handbook, there are many character feats unique to the world of Testament. Those feats marked “Battleﬁeld” are intended for use with the mass combat rules in Chapter 5. National feats are only available to characters raised in the indicated nations and cultures: (B) Babylon, (C) Canaan, (E) Egypt, (I) Israel. Not all people from a place or culture will have those feats, but those from outside the area won’t. - New Feats - Astronomer (General) You know how to use the stars to your advantage.
Spellcasting A royal astrologer continues to increase in his normal spellcasting abilities as he rises in astrologer levels. Thus, when a new even- - 39 - - CHAPTER 2: new Classes Level 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Table 2-29: The Royal Astrologer Base Attack Bonus +0 +1 +1 +2 +2 +3 +3 +4 +4 +5 Fort Save +0 +0 +1 +1 +1 +2 +2 +2 +3 +3 Ref Save +0 +0 +1 +1 +1 +2 +2 +2 +3 +3 numbered astrologer level is gained, he gains new spells per day as if he had also gained a level in the spellcasting class he belonged to before he added the prestige class.