Questions tagged [blood-hunter]

For questions about Matt Mercer's third-party Blood Hunter class from D&D 5e.

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Do Blood Hunters with a Pact with the Undying gain the additional benefits from Warlock subclasses?

A Blood Hunter can join a Blood Hunter Order at level 3. When a Blood Hunter joins the Order of the Profane Soul, they can make a Pact with the Undying and gain access to Pact Magic. Looking at the ...
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What is allowed to be a holy symbol?

One of my players is playing a Blood Hunter from the D&D beyond site. He wants to have his character be the Ghost Hunter based subclass and have his backstory be that he grew up in a ghost hunting ...
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How does the Blood Hunter's bond with their weapon work?

Because I've read that blood hunters form a bond with their weapon, allowing them to harness the elements in a whirlwind of dangerous strikes. Is this bond just a ritual-type thing and that's it? Or ...
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Can unarmed strikes benefit from the Blood Hunter's Crimson Rite feature even if they do not choose the Order of the Lycan subclass?

The Order of the Lycan's Hybrid Transformation feature (for the homebrew Blood Hunter class by Matt Mercer) says: Predatory Strikes. Your unarmed strikes are considered a single weapon in regards ...
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How “Official” is the Blood Hunter class?

I saw a question recently about the Blood Hunter class, which confused me because the D&D Beyond page for it is very visually distinct from pages for Homebrew, but everything I've seen indicates ...
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What happens if the Order of the Mutant blood hunter's celerity mutagen would reduce their Wisdom score to 0 or less?

Suppose I have an Order of the Mutant blood hunter who has a Wisdom score of 3, and is level 9 (or greater) so has a "mutagen bonus" of 3+. If this character uses the celerity mutagen, the following ...
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Class armor proficiency vs. armor proficiency feats

Question being raised due to the Blood Hunter's armor proficiency, which has light + medium armor but no shields. My question is: If a class already has proficiency for something built-in, can they ...
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Do unarmed strikes count for Hunter's Mark? [duplicate]

I have a Ranger3 Blood Hunter3 in a CoS campaign. The ranger multi-classed into bloodhunter for flavor and role play. He has chosen Order of the Lycan. One of the abilities allows them to make 1d6(...