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What races have Spider Climb as a racial trait according to official WotC materials? I know Chitine have it, but who else?

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    \$\begingroup\$ Asking for lists of things doesn't work well here, because the site is optimised for solving problems, not compiling lists. You haven't told us anything about the problem you're trying to solve. Why do you want a list of Spider Climb-ing races? What problem do you have, that would/might be solved by having such a list? \$\endgroup\$ – SevenSidedDie Sep 17 '16 at 15:24
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Explicit Listings

The vampire and hooded pupil (Libris Mortis, p109) templates provide spider climb.

Looking it up, I find that the Katane template (half-vampire, Dragon Magazine #313, p64), also gets spider climb.

These races have Limited versions of spider climb: Immoth (Monster Manual II, p128) and white dragons get Icewalking (spider climb on ice and snow), and copper dragons and sapphire dragons (Monster Manual II, p84) get spider climb on stone.

Each of these are Extraordinary abilities, except the hooded pupil's, which is Supernatural.


Other options

Since the chitine can climb 'as if under the effect of a spider climb spell', and has a listed climb speed, these races, which gain a climb speed instead, may bear consideration as well (although spider climb is better than a mere climb speed, due to not requiring climb checks):

The forestkith (Monster Manual III, p64) jungle and snow (Frostburn, p136) goblins have a 20' climb speed (jungle goblin is LA +0 and it can use Dexterity rather than strength for climb checks). The grippli (Dragon Magazine #324, p87) has a 20' climb speed as well. The arachnoid and chameleon creature templates (Underdark, p80, 83) gain a climb speed, as does the Nimble Skeleton template (Libris Mortis, p162). The nether hound template (Dragon Magazine #322, p89) also gains a climb speed.

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Climb speeds are different from spider climb, and there are a lot more options for getting one, probably too many to list as an aside. \$\endgroup\$ – KRyan Sep 17 '16 at 14:13
  • \$\begingroup\$ @KRyan Alright. Those were the races that I found granting climb. I didn't mention ape barbarian, for example, just races, since that's what the querent specified. Too much? \$\endgroup\$ – Chemus Sep 17 '16 at 14:45

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