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Rogue uses Knockout from stealth, which gains sneak attack damage. At this point everything is normal. An rogue attack with CA with sneak attack damage. Rogue uses an action point, triggering the Slaying Action feat. So another attack (this time an auto-crit) with CA and another use of sneak attack damage. The sneak damage could come from Wrathblade ...


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Yes, Expertise affects passive Perception checks. Passive Checks (PHB 175) Here's how to determine a character's total for a passive check: 10 + all modifiers that normally apply to the check [...] For example, if a 1st-level character has a Wisdom of 15 and proficiency in Perception, he or she has a passive Wisdom (Perception) ...


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Your Rogue can Sneak Attack on an Opportunity Attack. Jeremy Crawford says so, albeit tersely, in this Sage Advice Exchange: http://www.sageadvice.eu/2015/06/18/sneak-once-per-turn/. To put the explanation into verbose mode... Sneak Attack. ...Once per turn, you can deal an extra 1d6 damage to one creature you hit with an attack... [some restrictions ...


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No, your attribute's modifier gets added to your total damage, not to each individual die. PHB, p. 196: You roll the damage die or dice, add any modifiers, and apply the damage to your target.... When attacking with a weapon, you add your ability modifier -- the same modifier used for the attack roll -- to the damage. PHB, p. 96: Once per turn, ...


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It has to be "from the sorcerer/wizard spell list", there is no other restriction. However you have to choose wich spell when you choose the talent, and can't change that choice without retraining.


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I believe that it's an oversight of nomenclature. In my opinion, the ~spell gained at 8th/14th/20th level~ language excludes the spells gained at 1st level because the 8th/14th/20th (class) level spells are the only newly learned spells being gained at those levels, whereas at 3rd (class) level, the arcane trickster is learning three new spells. If the 8/14/...


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Skirmisher explicitly requires an attack action, and Spring Attack cannot be used in conjunction with anything that requires an attack action. An Editor's Note on D20PFSRD says : Can Vital Strike be used with Spring Attack? Can Vital Strike be used on a charge? No. Vital Strike can only be used as part of an attack action, which is a specific ...



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