Devilkin are the mortal descendants of humans and devils. Many have moved beyond their fiendish nature, though other races still view them with disdain. Prolonged physical contact with iron can cause them extreme pain. Devilkin can be found in nearly every major city and settlement.


Ability Score Increase. Your Constitution score and your Charisma score each increase by 2.

Age. As descendants of devils and humans, devilkin age mostly like humans, but they live a little longer. Few devilkin live longer than 120 years, however.

Alignment. Although tainted by supernatural evil, devilkin are as diverse in their views as humans. If anything, devilkin might be more moral than their human counterparts, since some actively avoid the evil of their heritage.

Rarity. Uncommon.

Size. Devilkin are the same size as humans. Your size is Medium.

Speed. Your base walking speed is 30 feet.

Devil’s Sight. You can see in dim light within 60 feet of you as if it were bright light, and in darkness within the same range as if it were dim light. Absent even dim light, this vision is monochromatic. In addition, magical darkness does not impede your darkvision.

Devilish Resilience. You have resistance to fire damage and poison damage. In addition, you can add your proficiency bonus to saving throws against fire and being poisoned. You do the same for any ability check or saving throw to extinguish fire burning on you. If you have proficiency in such a check or saving throw, your proficiency bonus is doubled for these purposes.

Hellfire. You know the produce flame cantrip. Charisma is your spellcasting ability for this spell.

Heritage (Fiend, Tiefling). You are humanoid, but you are considered to be a fiend whenever it is detrimental for you. In addition, you meet the tie fling prerequisite for racial feats.

Languages. You speak, read, and write Common. Devilkin innately understand Infernal in verbal and written form, but due to this instant translation, few learn to write it.

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