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I noticed in the PHB, page 20, under Speed for Dwarves:

Speed. Your base walking speed is 25 feet. Your speed is not reduced by wearing heavy armor.

However, I cannot find anywhere in PHB that mentions that wearing Heavy Armor imposes any speed reduction.

Does anyone know if I've missed something, or if this is actually some inconsistency in the book and Heavy Armor in fact doesn't impose any speed reduction?

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PHB p.144:

Heavy Armor. Heavier armor interferes with the wearer’s ability to move quickly, stealthily, and freely. If the Armor table shows “Str 13” or “Str 15” in the Strength column for an armor type, the armor reduces the wearer’s speed by 10 feet unless the wearer has a Strength score equal to or higher than the listed score.

Or, unless you are a dwarf.

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    \$\begingroup\$ Note that even if you are a dwarf, standard heavy armors still put you at a disadvantage for stealth rolls. Only walking speed is unaffected. \$\endgroup\$ – Rache May 30 '17 at 21:02

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