Same does your enemy archers do, they can be really annoying to ignore. Stat-wise, Dex is your primary so you'll want 18 in it. [–]iRaveni 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (3 children). [–]Threash78 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (3 children). Mods. Strength you'll need some, but less than you think. Pathfinder: Kingmaker Sorcerer Race The Gnome is one of the best choices for a Sorcerer. The first couple of levels you'll be short on party members, and you'll need to contribute for damage. Lose 2 more Caster Levels for +2 BAB, Charisma to Saves, and Smite Evil once per day? It has a total of 16 classes to choose from compared … Play with only the character using skill gets experience. IMO too many AC kind of get in the way unless you make the remainder of your party archers/buff/debuff spellcasters. You'll want Crane Riposte and Accomplished Sneak Attacker as soon as you can afford them. [–]Goodnametaken 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (2 children). If you really want the Monk level earlier, you'll likely pick up Deflect Arrows (still useful), but push back something else in your build like Accomplished Sneak Attacker or Outflank. I experimented with 4 AC party (ranger, animal domain cleric, druid, the inquisitor archetype where you can grant everyone teamwork feats for a short amount of time) and the melee builds were sitting around most of the time. [–]pishposhpoppycock 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (4 children). Pathfinder is a tabletop RPG based off of the 3.5 Ruleset of Dungeons and Dragons. Rendered by PID 11721 on r2-app-05dd79278010f9cea at 2021-02-23 16:50:32.756440+00:00 running 81a1eda country code: US. Shoot us a mod-mail and we can set something up. In what way are you looking to be OP? Anything that ignores AC is still a problem of course - my saves are rather average. Also do you want to solo the game or do you just want a classic party playthrough? Drop Wisdom and increase Charisma and take Scaled Fist monk instead of regular monk for your main char, because Scaled Fists take their AC bonus from Charisma instead of Wisdom. Not everyone is ok with spoilers. Not sure, I never played tabletop or pathfinder before. sermon about the futility of life, but Groetus’s chosen makes for an excellent beginning tank. Amiri will be your tank when you get her, and you'll focus on flanking with her to take down enemies. Any armor you wear will be mithral or light and you only need a dagger without any off-hand weapon and a ranged weapon. I think splashing is where it's at in this game anyway, since there looks to be nothing to stay at endgame for. Saying goodbye to the year 2020. The helmet helps a bit with its +2 to will saves, as does halfling luck, but you'll really want to improve your saving throws in some way. [–]dunehunter42 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Report Bugs In-Game As far as we know, no member of OwlCat games reads our subreddit. This lets you pass a critical hit from a weapon with a high crit range (from your TWF fighter or ranger crit fish build) to an ally with a high crit modifier (say a scythe fighter.) Your armor scales as you level with Armor Training and Combat Expertise. How did you get your arcana rank high enough to get into the prestige class? [–]Threash78 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (16 children). In addition, you can use your secondary stat (wisdom or Cha) for AC and you gain additional movement speed if you aren't wearing armor. But otherwise yes, you'll have about 3 less BAB compared to pure Fighters. Thank you for the wake-up call! With the rest of your levels in Sorcerer and Dragon Disciple, you’ll also be an accomplished spellcaster. [–]3932695 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (4 children). All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. View all games. [–]pishposhpoppycock 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (2 children). Because CHA is the only stat we need to worry about, most of the races in Pathfinder: Kingmaker can be tailor-made into Sorcerers. I am currently playing in a Kingmaker campaign of Pathfinder and my GM has, on more than one occasion, complained about my level 13 monk being too strong. You don't need as much wisdom, so it also lets you play more with your off-stats. [–]Threash78 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (2 children). I feel like sneak attacking might be bugged, it happens way too often it feels like. At the mansion of the Swordlord Jamandi Aldori, adventurers have gathered, lured by the promise of dominion should one of them conquer the nearby Stolen Lands and oust its current overlord - the Stag Lord. I was planning on doing Greater Two Weapon Fighting, which gives +2 extra attacks per round, and according to another thread, it doesn't stack with Flurry. You can cover Persuasion, Trickery and Mobility checks so will be a level ahead of the rest of party. I expect to go to at least Barb 11/12 before doing that. Your lands and people, after all, require constant micro-managing. Here’s how to build in Pathfinder Kingmaker. Fair warning. If you're flanking, should be at +16 to hit without other buffs. [–]Askray184Druid 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago* (15 children). Manyshot + Rapid Shot, Companion with good damage, saves, and ac, and access to cure spells and buffs. Author: digitalares. You can take weapon focus sai at creation and you start of with one to fix that though. I'm not sure what's correct. If you have enough accuracy, a compromise might be trying to fight with one hand unarmed strikes and one hand dagger? I would put dex at 17, you get 5 points while leveling up so if you start out even you end up odd and that doesn't help you. Monks are Unchained in this game (even the Traditional Monk archetype appears to have full BAB progression! o. Oct 13, 2019 @ 6:07pm what is most OP PC build? I'm not sure how you get Crane Riposte. [–]Werzerd 12 points13 points14 points 2 years ago (1 child). [–]Askray184Druid 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (13 children). Gear Unique +2 Dagger with +3 Dodge bonus to AC, Mithral +1 Full Plate, Unique helm with +2 will saves and +2 attack when using combat expertise, Feats: Improved Unarmed Strike (B), Dodge (B), Weapon Finesse (B), Crane Style, Crane Wing, Crane Riposte, Weapon Focus (B), Combat Expertise (B), Outflank, Accomplished Sneak Attacker, Cautious Fighter, AC: 10 +1 (size) + 3 (dexterity) + 9 (armor) +1 enhancement +4 (shield spell with UMD from Rogue) + 1 (dodge feat) + 3 (dodge from unique weapon) +2 (Combat Expertise) + 6 (fighting defensively) +2 deflection + 2 natural armor +4 crane wing (until an enemy misses you by 4 or less) = 48. Guides and Walkthroughs for Pathfinder: Kingmaker provides players with quick access to resources to assist in their playthrough. This is further enhanced by Power Attack (and Arcane Strike in later levels). Fortunately by then, you should have plenty of gear + spells for annihilating the enemy. What other options are there? And as many mentioned, rapid + manyshot + more full attacks means more damage than meleer. Consequently, you are going to want to reduce your time spent traveling by keeping a hefty supply of rations on hands at all times. Evocation spells still do damage on a successful save, and if I use them mostly for blasting trash mobs, they should still fail saves most of the time. [–]Askray184Druid 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (2 children). I would appreciate it. Dragon Style / Ferocity applies insane strength modifiers, so that your fists hit as hard as two-handed weapons. I would drop str and cha to the minimum and bump wisdom up more. I've heard there's a particular dagger that works with both flurry and knife master but I don't know which it is. In PnP, the combo of 15-20 crit range, AOO on crit, and melee ally gets AOO when you AOO was just brutal! Gameplay Effects and Changes. It's explicitly stated that you're only supposed to be able to have one spell active. [–]ikariusrb 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]AlleRacing 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). Anything else will result in your comment or post being removed, or worse. they get it as a bonus feat that lets them ignore prereq's. October 6, 2018 1. © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. You'll want to pick up Blind Fight eventually since so much of your AC is based on dodge bonuses. Like fight Firekraag at lvl 20 and lvl 40 for mid-campaign. Not sure how to get the game to recognize you want to dual-wield or if it'll do it automatically. Party feats for flanking/sneak attacks are excellent, partly because we're fighting AI, so we can have a tank grab the aggro first and then send in the rest for flank and sneak attack goodness. I made one and tested it as a mercenary, so it came in as a level 8 character, not as a level 1, and she could pretty well carpet the playing field with summons, having several packs out at the same time. Recently added 38 View all 1,219. It's a bug and I don't have exact specifics as to when it happens, but my MT can atm summon 40+ monsters at once, [–]Goodnametaken 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). But there are more than a few ways for allies to boost my saves. But that's OK because you got all that melee damage + HP + Natural Armor + Constitution + Charisma to AC + Dragon Breath + Elemental Resistance + and so on for just a mere 2-4 Caster Levels. But there are other crazy op builds. [–]Threash78 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (9 children). Always use fighting defensively. Nobody died - though most of the animal companions were on death door by the end, though it should be noted that was mostly the zombie lords’ and owlbears faults, along with my own because i couldnt be bothered to micro ;P. Best of all though, its not an ‘all one class’ bulld - I’ve got Sorc, Bard, Cleric, Inquisitor, Barbarian, and Druid. Worth the splash on that alone for armored builds. I don't know how good the build will be at cap, but I doubt there will be much things to do at cap anyway. Specially if you are going ranger or inquisitor with your other levels. 10. Ooooh whoops - forgot about the Crane Wing, which is pretty essential. As always, Humans, Half-Orcs, and Half-Elves have an advantage of choosing their ability modifier, which makes them solid choices overall to … Oh, interesting. [–]Threash78 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). [–]customcharacter 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (11 children). Okay, I NEED to give this a shot - seeing some tiny little dude sprinting around and turning everyone into a pincushion sounds like too much fun to pass up! Smite can also help you punch through DR for strong, evil enemies and gives you a big accuracy boost. 1 monk 3 knife fighter dual wielding sais is a blender of death. and join one of thousands of communities. You'll be going Rogue for level one to get weapon finesse and sneak attack, picking up Dodge at level 1. Enjoy a classic RPG experience inspired by games like Baldur's Gate, Fallout 1 and 2 and Arcanum. One level of monk (traditional) gets you flurry of blows, which is an extra attack at max AB and works with dual wield sais as well as wisdom bonus to AC and monk bonus feat (crane style if you want some extra tankiness). You'll also be 2-4 Caster Levels behind pure Casters, depending on when you stop leveling Dragon Disciple. 2382 portraits for Pathfinder: Kingmaker (1177 HQ, 767 MQ, 438 LQ). This is also the obvious choice if you want to get those Paladin levels for Divine Grace (slowing your feat chain progression, but giving you your massive Cha bonus to saving throws in addition to your halfling luck bonus to saving throws), If you decide to go Wisdom, you'll have a higher will save right off the bat (very useful) and your perception will be better, which is great for trapfinding. Really really strong. Dex 18, Cha 11, Con 14, Str 11 Int 13 Wis 14. There is probably better overall power builds (magas archer / trickster for example) but the low requirements means flexibility to build how you want and still be able to walk through anything. [–]TheShepard15 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (5 children). #1. Aren't most of those reliant on archetypes not in the game, like Zen Archer? chevron_right. Welcome to, a site dedicated to discussing computer based role-playing games in a free and open fashion.We're less strict than other forums, but please refer to the rules. +22 with buffs. (Tracking, etc.) Beta and Community Quest Launch Today. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Beginners will want to focus on understanding the basic mechanics of the game covered in the new player help section, whilst more advanced players may benefit from reading up on console commands or plotting their walkthrough. Some of the classes have certain requirements, you can only choose them after you reached a certain level. More than that, however, a sinister, primordial force has her own interests in the Stolen Lands, and a desire to see new rulers rise… and fall. When logged in, you can choose up to 12 games that will be displayed as favourites in this menu. A 2-level dip in Paladin would fix the saves but you lose on spell progresion... [–]3932695 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (7 children). Or maybe I misunderstood you there somehow :), [–]3932695 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]Askray184Druid 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (10 children). Games. Characters and companions in Pathfinder: Kingmaker are assigned specific classes.Players can choose which class their character will be, while your companions' classes are pre-assigned but can be changed as the party advances in … It was like we were just feeding enemies into a blender. Note that buffing before combat, you can select a wand or scroll from your inventory to "use" and you get as many attempts as you want while the game is paused. [–]Blackthorne75 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (4 children). Pathfinder is a tabletop RPG … r/Pathfinder_Kingmaker A subreddit for all things involving Pathfinder CRPG series made by Owlcat Games. Not necessarily. You want. The dwarf’s perhaps the best support tank in the game, adding the heavy armor proficiency feat complements his role as a supportive cleric. How do you mitigate the accuracy loss from 5 levels in a 1/2 BAB class? You want the Monk level to come at 3rd as the earliest so you can pick up Crane Style. Monster tactician is even crazy OP now in its current state (summons limited only by your ammount of charges) any fight you come to that difficult for you, you can just pop as many of your charges as you want and have a 9 (most powerful summon) to 54 (least powerful summon) army of augmented, teamwork feat saturated, long lasting monsters destroying anything and everything. Explore and conquer the Stolen Lands and make them your kingdom! But i like to solo. I would guild you if I could. Take the animal domain for 6 wolf companions. Granted you won't ALWAYS have a scroll/wand of Shield, but you only really need it for harder fights. Level 2 Rogue 2- Rogue Talent - Weapon Focus, Level 3 Monk 1 - Cautious Fighter, Improved Unarmed Strike(Bonus), Crane Style (Bonus), Level 5 Rogue 4 - Rogue Talent - Combat Expertise, Level 7 Fighter 2 - Crane Riposte, Outflank, Level 6 Paladin 1 - "Dead" level, but you can put on your Mithral Armor (+14 AC max boost, so if your dex+charisma => 10 you're better off not using it). [–]TheShepard15 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]RubbInns 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]Goodnametaken 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). More of a late-game goal I imagine. Ah so you're not doing two weapon fighting? Because on top of all that AC and HP, I can also cast Mirror Image and Displacement! The Pathfinder: Kingmaker guide includes a full walkthrough of the game’s main campaign, including various side quests, companion quests and strategies. I know I lose the capstone and Improved Quarry every 10 minutes. You can completely tank your str since Knife fighter gets dex to dmg. As prior poster noted, monster tactician, and druid is good at this too. Fighter gives you bonus feats, and eventually you get the nice stat-boosting options of Armor Training and Weapon Training. [–]iRaveni 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]RevenantBacon 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]KuntaStillSingle 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). You can start with 18 STR 18 CHA (20 in both if you dump your other stats). Works beautifully. In our full Pathfinder: Kingmaker class guide below, we break down each main class, as well as the three alternate class archetypes that swap out key features for more customization.