Bonus Progression

These bonuses are automatically accrued by PCs when the reach the designated levels.

Choose either physical ability scores (Strength, Dexterity, Constitution) or mental ability scores (Intelligence, Wisdom, Charisma) to be your primary ability scores. The other set becomes your alternate ability scores.

Level Bonus
1st
2nd
3rd +1 resistance bonus to saving throws
4th +1 competence bonus to initiative checks
5th +1 deflection bonus to AC
6th +2 enhancement bonus to 1st primary ability score of your choice
7th +2 enhancement bonus to 1st alternate ability score of your choice
8th +2 resistance bonus to saving throws
9th +1 enhancement bonus to natural armor
10th +2 deflection bonus to AC,
+3 resistance bonus to saving throws
11th enhancement bonus to 1st primary ability score increases to +4
12th enhancement bonus to 1st alternate ability score increases to +4
13th +2 enhancement bonus to 2nd primary ability score of your choice,
+4 resistance bonus to saving throws,
+2 enhancement bonus to natural armor
14th +2 enhancement bonus to 2nd alternate ability score of your choice,
+5 resistance bonus to saving throws
15th Increase enhancement bonus to 1st or 2nd primary ability score by +2,
+3 deflection bonus to AC
16th Increase enhancement bonus to 1st or 2nd alternate ability score by +2,
+3 enhancement bonus to natural armor
17th +2 enhancement bonus to 3rd primary ability score,
+2 enhancement bonus to 3rd alternate ability score,
+4 deflection bonus to AC,
+4 enhancement bonus to natural armor
18th Increase enhancement bonus to any primary ability score by +2 (maximum +6),
increase enhancement bonus to any secondary ability score by +2 (maximum +6),
+5 deflection bonus to AC
19th Increase enhancement bonus to any ability score by +2 (maximum +6),
+5 enhancement bonus to natural armor
20th +6 enhancement bonus to all ability scores

Note: At 19th level, you may only increase one ability score by 2. Thus, if you increase a primary ability score, you cannot increase an alternate ability score, and vice versa.

The table below depicts the bonus progression by statistic, with the exception at Level 19 marked with an asterisk:

Statistic Type Bonus Level
Initiative Competence +1 L4
Saves Resistance +1
+2
+3
+4
+5
L3
L8
L10
L13
L14
AC Deflection +1
+2
+3
+4
+5
L5
L10
L15
L17
L18
Natural Armor Enhancement +1
+2
+3
+4
+5
L9
L13
L16
L17
L19
Primary AS Enhancement +2
+4
+4/+2
+6/+2
+6/+2/+2
+6/+4/+2
+6/+6/+2*
+6/+6/+6
-
-
-
or +4/+4
or +4/+4/+2
or +4/+4/+4
or +6/+4/+4*
L6
L11
L13
L15
L17
L18
L19*
L20
Secondary AS Enhancement +2
+4
+4/+2
+6/+2
+6/+2/+2
+6/+4/+2
+6/+6/+2*
+6/+6/+6
-
-
-
or +4/+4
or +4/+4/+2
or +4/+4/+4
or +6/+4/+4*
L7
L12
L14
L16
L17
L18
L19*
L20

See Also

Bonus Progression

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