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Iconic Sorcerer

Thinking of playing a Sorcerer ? Here is an excellent article regarding the pros and cons of playing a Sorcerer : Sorcerers with Class By Skip Williams.

Here is the information for playing an iconic Sorcerer character. Start with my post on Iconic Characters, then add this specific information.

Hit Die: d4

Class Skills: Bluff, Concentration

Class Knowledge: The planes

Spells: The sorcerer can cast any spell at any time. He doesn’t have to prepare or select his spells ahead of time, but can simply select which spell he wants to cast when he casts it. This is limited only by the number of spells of each level he is allowed to cast each day and which spells he knows. As he increases his level, he selects more known spells from the sorcerer/wizard spell list.

Special abilities: The following are the special abilities available to sorcerers. The abilities are listed under the level that they are acquired. Where an ability is described as (ref PHB), you should refer to that ability’s description in the players handbook.

1st Level
Base Attack Bonus +0, Fort Save +0, Ref Save +0, Will Save +2
Spells Known: 0 (4), 1st (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (5), 1st (3)
Spell Penetration: You get a +2 bonus on caster level checks (1d20 + caster level) made to overcome a creature’s spell resistance.
Familiar: A sorcerer can have a familiar. (ref. PHB)
2nd Level [1,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +1, Fort Save +0, Ref Save +0, Will Save +3
Spells Known: 0 (5), 1st (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (4)
3rd Level [3,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +1, Fort Save +0, Ref Save +0, Will Save +3
Spells Known: 0 (5), 1st (3)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (5)
Magical Aptitude: You get a +2 bonus on all Spellcraft checks and Use Magic Device checks.
4th Level [6,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +2, Fort Save +1, Ref Save +1, Will Save +4
Spells Known: 0 (6), 1st (3), 2nd (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (3)
Ability Score Adjustment: Add 1 to any ability score.
5th Level [10,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +2, Fort Save +1, Ref Save +1, Will Save +4
Spells Known: 0 (6), 1st (4), 2nd (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (4)
6th Level [15,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +3, Fort Save +2, Ref Save +2, Will Save +5
Spells Known: 0 (7), 1st (4), 2nd (2), 3rd (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (5), 3rd (3)
Greater Spell Penetration: You get an additional +2 bonus on caster level checks (1d20 + caster level) made to overcome a creature’s spell resistance.
7th Level [21,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +3, Fort Save +2, Ref Save +2, Will Save +5
Spells Known: 0 (7), 1st (5), 2nd (3), 3rd (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (4)
8th Level [28,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +4, Fort Save +2, Ref Save +2, Will Save +6
Spells Known: 0 (8), 1st (5), 2nd (3), 3rd (2), 4th (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (5), 4th (3)
Ability Score Adjustment: Add 1 to any ability score.
9th Level [36,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +4, Fort Save +3, Ref Save +3, Will Save +6
Spells Known: 0 (8), 1st (5), 2nd (4), 3rd (3), 4th (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (4)
Lightning Reflexes: You get a +2 bonus on all Reflex saving throws.
10th Level [45,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +5, Fort Save +3, Ref Save +3, Will Save +7
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (4), 3rd (3), 4th (2), 5th (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (5), 5th (3)
11th Level [55,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +5, Fort Save +3, Ref Save +3, Will Save +7
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (3), 5th (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (4)
12th Level [66,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +6/+1, Fort Save +4, Ref Save +4, Will Save +8
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (3), 5th (2), 6th (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (3)
Ability Score Adjustment: Add 1 to any ability score.
Iron Will: You get a +2 bonus on all Will saving throws.
13th Level [78,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +6/+1, Fort Save +4, Ref Save +4, Will Save +8
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (3), 6th (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (4)
14th Level [91,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +7/+2, Fort Save +4, Ref Save +4, Will Save +9
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (3), 6th (2), 7th (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (5), 7th (3)
15th Level [105,000 Xh]
Base Attack Bonus +7/+2, Fort Save +5, Ref Save +5, Will Save +9
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (4), 6th (3), 7th (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (6), 7th (4)
Great Fortitude: You get a +2 bonus on all Fortitude saving throws.
16th Level [120,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +8/+3, Fort Save +5, Ref Save +5, Will Save +10
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (4), 6th (3), 7th (2), 8th (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (6), 7th (5), 8th (3)
Ability Score Adjustment: Add 1 to any ability score.
17th Level [136,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +8/+3, Fort Save +5, Ref Save +5, Will Save +10
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (4), 6th (3), 7th (3), 8th (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (6), 7th (6), 8th (4)
18th Level [153,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +9/+4, Fort Save +6, Ref Save +6, Will Save +11
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (4), 6th (3), 7th (3), 8th (2), 9th (1)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (6), 7th (6), 8th (5), 9th (3)
Improved Counterspell: When counterspelling, you may use a spell of the same school that is one or more spell levels higher than the target spell.
19th Level [171,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +9/+4, Fort Save +6, Ref Save +6, Will Save +11
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (4), 6th (3), 7th (3), 8th (3), 9th (2)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (6), 7th (6), 8th (6), 9th (4)
20th Level [190,000 XP]
Base Attack Bonus +10/+5, Fort Save +6, Ref Save +6, Will Save +12
Spells Known: 0 (9), 1st (5), 2nd (5), 3rd (4), 4th (4), 5th (4), 6th (3), 7th (3), 8th (3), 9th (3)
Spells Per Day: 0 (6), 1st (6), 2nd (6), 3rd (6), 4th (6), 5th (5), 6th (6), 7th (6), 8th (6), 9th (6)
Ability Score Adjustment: Add 1 to any ability score.
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2 responses to “Iconic Sorcerer

  1. Denny July 1, 2013 at 4:27 pm

    I am constantly invstigating online for articles that can assist me. Thx! Denny

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