have come to a decision to try and take back the Ways from the evil that
has taken it away. They see the Ways as the only way to continue to
preserve their way of life and living. The Elders have brought forth the
Talismans of Growing, and they are sending those they feel are capable
to do the work that needs to be done.
Hit Die: d8
Requirements: To qualify to become a Way-Maker, a hero must
fulfill the following criteria:
Feats: Latent Treesinger, Treesinger, Iron Will
Skills: Craft: Treesinging 10 ranks, Knowledge: The Ways 5 ranks
Special: Only available to Ogier, and must be chosen by the Ogier
Class Skills: Climb (Str), Concentration (Con), Craft: (Treesinging)
(Int), Decipher Script (Int), Diplomacy (Cha), Handle Animal (Cha), Heal
(Wis), Intuit Direction (Wis), Jump (Str), Know: (Ways) (Int), Listen (Wis),
and Use Rope (Dex)
Skill Points per level: 4 + Int modifier
Features: The following are class features for the Way-Maker.
Madness: When the first level of Way-Maker is gained, the
character gains a Madness rating of d6. At each additional level of
Way-Maker another d6 of Madness is gained.
Improved Low-light Vision: The Ogier that spend extended amounts
of time in the near total darkness of the Ways begin to have their eyes
become more acute in the darkness. They see 3x as far as normal humans in the dark.
Pathway: By using the ability to Treesing, the Ogier can mend the
fissures and pits that permeate the pathways.
Alertness: To maintain the ever-vigilant lookout for Machin Shin,
the Ogier gains the Alertness feat.
Improved Iron Will: After being caught in the Black Wind, the
resolve of the Ogier increases. This ability gives the Ogier a +4 to the
Will Save, but does not stack with Iron Will.
Mend Span: By using the ability to Treesing, the Ogier can mend
the broken parts of bridges, reconnecting them.
Dark One’s Own Luck: By having avoided the unpleasantness of
Machin Shin thus far, one can only consider you to have the Dark One’s
Superior Iron Will: The Ogier continue to strengthen their minds
to the horror that is Machin Shin. This ability gives the Ogier a +6 to
the Will Save, this overrides the Improved Iron Will feat.
Mend Pedestal: By using the ability to Treesing, the Ogier can
mend the guideposts that are the maps of the Ways.
Mental Stability: Gains the Mental Stability feat.
Ultimate Iron Will: The continuation of the strengthening of the
will. This ability gives the Ogier a +8 to the Will Save, this overrides
the Superior Iron Will feat.
Mend Gateway: By using the ability to Treesing, the Ogier can
mend damage to the gates that might have occurred.
Way Singing: The Ogier has such an understanding of the
foundation of the Ways, that he can now create ways to other locations
that don’t have a Waygate there.