Character Options

This page lists all valid character options for Time Marches, and their sources. If no source is given, then it’s just in the PHB.

Any Unearthed Arcana stuff might need tweaking or changes for balance as needed.

Official Sources

  • EE: Elemental Evil Player’s Companion
  • DMG: Dungeon Master’s Guide
  • SCAG: Sword Coast Adventurer’s Guide
  • VGM: Volo’s Guide to Monsters
  • XGE: Xanathar’s Guide to Everything

Unearthed Arcana Sources

  • UA-3: Three Subclasses
  • UA-A: Artificer
  • UA-Bb: Barbarian
  • UA-Bd: Bard
  • UA-Cr: Cleric
  • UA-Cs: Classics
  • UA-D: Druid
  • UA-F: Fighter
  • UA-G: Gothic Heroes
  • UA-GS: Giant Soul sorcerer
  • UA-M: Monk
  • UA-NF: Non-divine Faithful
  • UA-OD: Order Domain
  • UA-Ra: Ranger, Revised
  • UA-RR: Ranger and Rogue
  • UA-S: Sorcerer
  • UA-U: Underdark
  • UA-V: Class Design Variants
  • UA-W: Waterborne
  • UA-WW: Warlock & Wizard

Classes

Barbarian Primal Paths

  • Berserker
  • Totem Warrior
    • Elk and Tiger Totems SCAG
  • Ancestral Guardian XGE
  • Battlerager SCAG
  • Storm Herald XGE
  • Zealot XGE

Bard Colleges

  • Lore
  • Valor
  • Glamour XGE
  • Satire UA-Cs
  • Swords XGE
  • Whispers XGE

Cleric Domains

  • Knowledge
  • Life
  • Light
  • Nature
  • Tempest
  • Trickery
  • War
  • Arcana SCAG
  • Death DMG
  • Forge XGE
  • Grave XGE
  • Order OD
  • Protection UA-Cr

Druid Circles

  • Land
  • Moon
  • Dreams XGE
  • Shepherds XGE
  • Twilight UA-D
  • Spores UA-3

Fighter Archetypes

  • Champion
  • Battle Master
  • Eldritch Knight
  • Arcane Archer XGE
  • Banneret SCAG
  • Cavalier XGE
  • Knight UA-F
  • Mariner UA-W
  • Monster Hunter UA-G
  • Samurai XGE
  • Scout UA-Cs
  • Sharpshooter UA-F

Monk Orders

  • Open Hand
  • Shadow
  • Four Elements (but preferably use the 3rd party “redux” version below)
  • Long Death SCAG
  • Tranquility UA-M
  • Kensei XGE
  • Sun Soul XGE
  • Drunken Master XGE

Paladin Oaths

  • Devotion
  • The Ancients
  • Vengeance
  • The Crown SCAG
  • Oathbreaker DMG
  • Conquest XGE
  • Treachery UA-P
  • Redemption XGE

Ranger (Revised) Conclaves UA-Ra

  • Beast Master
  • Hunter
  • Deep Stalker
  • Horizon Walker XGE
  • Primeval Guardian UA-RR
  • Monster Slayer XGE

Rogue Archetypes

  • Thief
  • Assassin
  • Arcane Trickster
  • Mastermind SCAG
  • Swashbuckler SCAG
  • Inquisitve UA-G
  • Scout UA-RR

Sorcerer Origins

  • Draconic Bloodline
  • Wild Magic
  • Storm Sorcery SCAG
  • Divine Soul XGE
  • Giant Soul UA-GS
  • Phoenix UA-S
  • Sea UA-S
  • Shadow XGE
  • Stone UA-S

Warlock Patrons

  • Archfey
  • Fiend
  • Great Old One
  • Undying SCAG
  • Hexblade XGE
  • Raven Queen UA-WW
  • Seeker UA-NF
  • Celestial XGE

(all invocations from the Warlock UA are also valid options)

Wizard Traditions

  • Abjuration
  • Conjuration
  • Divination
  • Enchantment
  • Evocation
  • Illusion
  • Necromancy
  • Transmutation
  • Bladesinging SCAG
  • Theurgy UA-ND
  • War Magic XGE

Artificer Specializations UA-A

Can use these if you want, but the revised artificer below is generally better.

  • Alchemist
  • Gunsmith

Approved Third Party Material

Revised Artificer by KibblesTasty

An expanded, heavily playtested popular revision of the artificer class that adds more subclasses and more interesting options. Available here.

  • Cannonsmith (Thunder Cannon)
  • Gadgetsmith (Gadgeteer)
  • Golemsmith (Warforged Golem)
  • Infusionsmith
  • Warsmith (Power Armor)
  • Wandsmith (Wandslinger)
  • Potionsmith (Alchemist)

Way of the Four Elements Monk Redux by IrishBandit and SpiketailDrake

A vastly improved and widely-used replacement for the original Way of Four Elements monk. Available here.

Gunslinger (Fighter Archetype) by Matt Mercer

Available here.

But so help me god if you try to play a Blood Hunter I will come at you with everything I’ve got

Pugilist

Available here.

Probably the most popular non-Matt Mercer related homebrew class, but I don’t own it, so if you want it you gotta pay for it.

Character Options

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