Harpies are winged scavengers who hunt the roads between settlements. Although they are often cruel and uncouth, they might help others when treasure is involved. They are easily distracted by shiny objects.


Ability Score Increase. Your Dexterity score and Charisma score both increase, one by 2 and the other by 1 (your choice).

Age. Harpies are adults by age 8. Most die of old age before age 30.

Alignment. Harpy culture teaches them to be scavengers that fend for themselves above others. Most are chaotic neutral.

Rarity. Common.

Size. A harpy is around 5 feet tall, but a light frame means they weigh about 80 pounds. Your size is Medium.

Speed. Your base walking speed is 25 feet.

Beguiling Voice. You know the friends cantrip, but it has only a verbal component for you. Once you reach 3rd level, you can cast charm person as a 1st-level spell once per day, using only a verbal component. Upon attaining 5th level, you can cast suggestion once per day, without material components. Charisma is your way counts as 1 foot of movement. You have access to the Improved Wings and Strong Wings feats.

Languages. You speak, read, and write Common, as well as Monstrous or Skyborn (pick one).

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