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Can I take 2 metamagic feats that both have the prerequisite of "any other metamagic feat" at level 1?

While the accepted answer may be correct for Pathfinder, the question is tagged as D&D 3.5e, so I'll answer it for that game. In the case of 3.5e: Yes, you can. As seen in this answer, in 3.5e you ...
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Can a character with the Quickened Spell Metamagic and the War Caster feat theoretically cast three cantrips in one turn?

Yes you can. You even can have a 4th one if you add action surge to the equation (fighter 2 dip, or eldrich knight archetype). bonus action : cantrip Action : cantrip (allowed dues to spellcasting ...
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Does the Quick Stow feat allow a Counterfeit Mage rogue to sheathe a wand as a free action?

As stated in Quick Stow: You do not provoke an attack of opportunity when sheathing a weapon, and you can combine a move action to sheathe a weapon with a regular move action. (You can both stow and ...
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What is the casting time of a spell cast using the War Caster feat?

The casting time of a spell is a feature of that spell, unless specifically changed by a feature's wording. From the Casting a Spell section of the Basic Rules: Each spell description begins with a ...
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What is the casting time of a spell cast using the War Caster feat?

The casting time is 1 action. War Caster does not change it but bypasses it The rules for spellcasting on page 202 PHB state: Each spell description in chapter 11 begins with a block of information, ...
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What is the casting time of a spell cast using the War Caster feat?

You are using your Reaction to cast a spell with a normal timing of 1 Action Let's break down the situation here and the specific rules around it: Opportunity attacks are Reactions (action cost: ...
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Can a character with the Quickened Spell Metamagic and the War Caster feat theoretically cast three cantrips in one turn?

Yes, you can cast three cantrips in one turn In general, the limit on the number of spells you can cast comes from the actions you have available. This is also explained in the Sage Advice Compendium: ...
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Does the Magic Initiate feat require another focus?

A component pouch will work for you. The component pouch contains all the (costless) material components you will ever need for any spell from any class. But if you come across a Wand of the War Mage, ...
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Does the Magic Initiate feat require another focus?

Another focus will not work (and your own focus only if you pick spells from your class) For example, the druid class says (page 66 PHB) You can use a druidic focus (found in chapter 5) as a ...
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Does the Quick Stow feat allow a Counterfeit Mage rogue to sheathe a wand as a free action?

From the attempted Answers, it seems everyone is misinterpreting my question, but they do actually answer my question within their answers, so I am going to write here what the answer is from the ...
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Does the Quick Stow feat allow a Counterfeit Mage rogue to sheathe a wand as a free action?

No, or at least not in a useful manner. Counterfeit Mage says (emphasis mine): Signature Wand (Ex): At 4th level, a counterfeit mage can spend 1 hour practicing with a wand to designate it as his ...
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Does the Quick Stow feat allow a Counterfeit Mage rogue to sheathe a wand as a free action?

No. The reason for this is due to the "you can stow the item as part of the same action used to acquire it". This says same action, as in part of. Actions generally can't be broken apart (...
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Intimidating Prowess and Unchained Barbarian's Intimidating Glare Interaction

You would only get your strength bonus once. If we look at Intimidating Prowess, we can see: Benefit: Add your Strength modifier to Intimidate skill checks in addition to your Charisma modifier. ...
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Heavy Weapons for small Races

This does not meaningfully change the balance point of the game. A player can simply select a medium race at character creation if they wish to use heavy weapons and the GWM feat to their full ...
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