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Water Genasi

Water Genasi

 

The lapping of waves,the spray of sea foam on the wind,the ocean depths-all of these things call to your heart.You wander freely and take pride in your independence though others might consider you selfish. Most Water Genasi look as if they just finished bathing,with beads of moisture collecting on their skin and hair.They smell of fresh rain and clean water.Blue or green skin is common,and most have somewhat overlarge eyes.blue-black in colour.A Water Genasi’s hair might float freely,swaying and waving as if underwater.Some have voices with undertones reminiscent of whale song or trickling streams.

     

Water Genasi Traits

   

Ability Score Increase:

WISDOM +1.    

Acid Resistance:

You have resistance to Acid damage.    

Amphibious:

You can breathe Air and Water.    

Swim:

You have a swimming speed of 30 feet.    

Call to the Wave:

You know the Shape Water Cantrip.When you reach 3rd level,you can cast the Create or Destroy Water spell as a 2nd level spell once with this trait,and you regain the ability to cast it this way when you finish a long rest.Constitution is your spellcasting ability for these spells.

Basic Information

Anatomy

Human & Genie.Head,Torso,Two Arms and Two Legs:Blue or green skin is common,and most have somewhat overlarge eyes,blue-black in colour.A Water Genasi’s hair might float freely,swaying and waving as if underwater.

Dietary Needs and Habits

Omnivore

Additional Information

Facial characteristics

Blue or green skin is common,and most have somewhat overlarge eyes,blue-black in colour.

Civilization and Culture

Naming Traditions

Water Genasi use the naming conventions of the people among whom they were raised.They might later assume distinctive names to capture their heritage.  

Wave,Riverwind,Ice & Rain.

Major Language Groups and Dialects

And the Human Language native to your birth.
Female Water Genasi Fighter.jpg
Female Water Genasi Fighter by reddit
Genetic Ancestor(s)
Origin/Ancestry
Genie (Elemental) & Humanoid
Lifespan
Same as Genasi.
Average Height
Same as Genasi.
Average Physique
Slim but Muscular builds.
Body Tint, Colouring and Marking
Most Water Genasi look as if they just finished bathing,with beads of moisture collecting on their skin and hair.Blue or green skin is common,a Water Genasi’s hair might float freely,swaying and waving as if underwater.
Water Genasi Rogue.jpg
Water Genasi Rogue by Matthew MacPherson

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Cover image: Female Water Genasi Fighter by reddit

Water Genasi

Ability Score Increase WISDOM +1
Size Medium
Speed 30ft

Alignment:

Neutral (N)    

Acid Resistance:

You have resistance to Acid damage.    

Amphibious:

You can breathe Air and Water.    

Swim:

You have a swimming speed of 30 feet.    

Call to the Wave:

You know the Shape Water Cantrip.When you reach 3rd level,you can cast the Create or Destroy Water spell as a 2nd level spell once with this trait,and you regain the ability to cast it this way when you finish a long rest.Constitution is your spellcasting ability for these spells.

Languages. Kelldorian (Common) and Primordial

Comments

Author's Notes

Original Article for Princes of the Apocalypse D&D 5e by Wizards of the Coast (WotC)


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