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Skull & Shackles

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Guybrush Threepwood, and I'm a Mighty Pirate!

If you thought I was doing a Princess Bride Character, you are not a film philistine, congratulations.

Anyways, I am looking at possibly making a character based off Guybrush Threepwood, of Monkey Island fame, for this campaign. I am looking for suggested classes/archetypes and builds for this idea.

Simple rules really:
Viable but not min/maxed (1 negative stat with a max of -1)
20 pt buy
Half Elf, Human or possibly some other Human-esque race (no Half Orcs)
2 non campaign traits

I am looking at Bard Arcane Duelist maybe sprinkle in Rogue/Ninja for Improved Feint (Insult Sword Fighting) but i am undecided.

Any help or ideas would be much appreciatted.

Shadow Lodge

Bard/Rogue really covers it.

Not much more to suggest but definite thumbs up for awesome concept inspiration. =)

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You'll need, what, 50 con to be able to hold your breath for ten minutes? Good luck with that.

Sovereign Court

A level of internal alchemist gives breath mastery, letting you hold your breath for 1 minute per point of Con without preparation (or an hour per point after a full round action to prepare).

The level in alchemist also helps with various concoctions, to assist in spitting contests, for example.

Ok, so maybe Rogue/Alchemist (Internal Alchemist for breath holding, and perhaps Vivisectionist so Sneak attack does not suffer though I don't know), or Rogue/Fighter with 1 level dip into Alchemist for Internal Alchemist although the more we dip the more the build becomes useless.

Still, I am needing help on the actual build also. Alchemist works because anyone who has played the games knows, there is alot of mixing of stuff together that shouldn't work.

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Andarion wrote:
the more we dip the more the build becomes useless.

Isn't that kind of the point of Guybrush? He's completely inept, but somehow manages to muddle through.

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