My character is a halfling rogue lv5 and going to multiclass as a PrC assassin. I've gone over it with my DM and most likely going to level up next campaign, so he has some content written (involving an Oblivion Dark Brotherhood-type guild).
I'm planning on targeting the most challenging foe, then using a lot of hiding/turning invisible, dealing quick and powerful bursts of damage, then running away before other enemies can attack me; basically, a stealth glass cannon with some tricks up my sleeve. Here's my build so far:
What abilities should I prioritize?
Disguise: 5 (I have a Hat of Disguise)
Escape Artist: 5
Move Silently: 15
Sleight of Hand: 9
What other skills would be useful? (I have about 1-5 for all my other skills, some of them around 10, like appraise and survival)
Point Blank Shot
What other feats should I get?(I'm planning on getting weapon finesse and death attack from afar)
dagger of venom: poisons target (attacker's choice)
hand crossbow (just cause they can be hidden)
What other weapons are good for assassins? I'm hoping to eventually get some sort of enhanced arrows that can do poison damage or something.
Spells I Want
Pass Without Trace
Do assassins use spells that much? My DM said they weren't that useful...
So, is this a good build for a halfling rogue assassin? Is there anything I'm overlooking, or anything I should focus so much on? Any advice would be great.
Also, if my character's personality/goals matter at all, I'm currently TN (will become CN when I kill somebody for no other reason than to join the assassins; DM said I didn't have to be evil because he wouldn't let us be evil in the first place), my god is Olidammara, and I eventually want to start my own guild of CN/TN assassins. Either that or turn super evil in the endgame and my party has to kill me.