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The Channeler (D&D 5e Class)

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Advanced New Base Class for Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition – By Don't Stop Thinking Youtube Channel

The Channeler offers a unique new playstyle with lots of flexibility and opportunities to formulate new tactics. Whether you're into roleplaying, exploration or combat, this class has the options to cover all your needs. Each of the 3 subclasses offers vastly different experiences.

This class is inspired by narrative heavy series such as Jojo's Bizzare Adventure and Persona. So strange abilities that can be creatively applied on various roleplay situations are abundant.

The channeler, however, has its own distinct lore and offers a new spin to the the trope. 

Because there are just so many new D&D 5e classes being published, it can be hard for new dungeon masters to keep up with all the intricacies of the class. So, to assist DMs to understand the class quickly, a cheat sheet is included. It details the class' strengths, weaknesses and ways to challenge players playing this class. It can be viewed using the quick preview.

This class has been playtested and balanced by many players and experienced dungeon masters.


 
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eric C February 06, 2019 11:15 pm UTC
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I had watched you videos for a long time and decided to support you but also because this seems a fun class to use
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ian M February 06, 2019 2:07 am UTC
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i may have missed this but the manifestation phantom thief states we use the phantom to steal a item. though it uses our skills. my question is since the phantom is invisible would we have advantage on stealing items? i know we wouldnt have advantage on picking locks unless we could be standing blocking the lock as the phantom picks it.
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Jesse C January 30, 2019 7:06 pm UTC
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So I had a quick question about the phantom benefitting from other class features. For example if you multi classed rogue, would the phantom benefit from the sneak attack bonus? I'm sure there are other combinations but this one came to mind right off the bat.
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ian M February 06, 2019 2:07 am UTC
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i was told they dont but i cant seem to find out where that is in the pdf
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Connor B January 27, 2019 7:17 pm UTC
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I'm a bit confused about the Soul Burst (Lvl 18) Class Feature, What do you mean by "Enhance the Attacks Damage"? how is this any different from the normal Empower Attack use for Soul Dice?
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Rizeus D January 15, 2019 10:00 am UTC
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Will there be any plans for a possible magic item for this class?
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Lyle John A January 12, 2019 9:40 pm UTC
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MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDAAAA!
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Kevin C January 13, 2019 3:50 am UTC
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ORA ORA ORA ORAAAA!
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Donovan R January 05, 2019 9:14 am UTC
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I'm very curious about a lot the interactions between The Channeler's and their Phantasmal in regards to class features and feats. I understand the example in the FAQ, but examples of what's legal (if any) ontop of the example provided of what isn't?

This got me thinking too, if Phantasmals are completely separate from their Channeler's, how do feats like Sentinel or class features like Sneak Attack interact if both are considered two different entities?

Great work by the way, as you could probably suspect I love breaking the game, so this is the only real hang-up I had with the class. Everything else was really well done, so great stuff dude!
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Vincent M December 30, 2018 8:21 pm UTC
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i just bought this and read it over and i was very impressed. iv been mauling it over in my head what a persona or jojos stand class would be like in my head and this is what i imagine in my head. that being said i have some questions and a few suggestions for the class. firstly do the spirits gain youre class abilities in full or are they seperate? example could i use my monk flurry of blows and fist damage die through the spirit or my fighters multi attacks and wizard spellcasting, rogue expertise through these summons? i just want to know for multiclassing purposes. as for fixes the chronos avenger is the one class out of all of them i would want "NEED" to take to level 20 and i love it so much that i am going to do exactly that. the soul burst feature should tack on to all attacks made at that point and would make iron myrmidon a contender to be a scary weapon and utility class that can go toe to toe with paladin and the chronos avenger a close range force that can stand up to monk. another thing...See more
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JACOB E December 25, 2018 7:33 pm UTC
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CJ L January 27, 2019 1:34 pm UTC
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I may do so in the future. I've got a few ideas I am working on.
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Joshua B December 20, 2018 12:53 am UTC
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can fury of blows from the monk class be transferred to the phantom as in it can preform the attack?
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Connor R December 14, 2018 5:59 pm UTC
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This is a brilliant concept, i'm just a bit concerned as to whether it might outshine other classes? How well did it perform during play-testing?

Another quick question, do you think this class could work with another player controlling the spirit? I'm thinking like a kind of roguish channeler whose chronos spirit is the soul of his long-dead detective partner (who he accidentally killed. It could be cool if the spirit doesn't remember his past).
This is a bit of a ridiculous idea, but do you think splitting the class could work in concept?
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CJ L January 27, 2019 1:19 pm UTC
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It would certainly be interesting, but it will require a special type of cooperation between 2 players. Just keep in mind that it is sometimes difficult for 2 different people in the same play group to make the schedule, so think of how they will deal with one player missing.
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Wil C December 14, 2018 7:16 am UTC
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I think it’s a really cool concept and am going to try to get my dm to allow it. I wonder if there will be a skill monkey kind of subclass based on the Wild Card aspect of persona. You gain expertise in a skill or two and can expend soul dice to gain temporary proficiency in skills. I guess I’m asking if there could be a rogue aspect since there’s a wizard, monk, and fighter aspect
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Conner H December 14, 2018 5:02 am UTC
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What is the spellcasting ability modifier? not sure if I just missed it, but I couldn't find it in the pdf
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CJ L December 14, 2018 3:46 pm UTC
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It is Charisma.
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Conner H December 16, 2018 7:19 pm UTC
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Thanks a ton, and thanks for the great class!
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daba D December 23, 2018 4:07 am UTC
Do feats or class features apply to the phantasm? Like using shield master on iron myrmidon or flurry of blows on Chronos avenger?
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CJ L January 27, 2019 1:16 pm UTC
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No they don't. Phantasms and their Channelers are separate creatures. Thanks for the question. I have updated the product's FAQ page to clarify this.
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Marco G December 11, 2018 3:41 pm UTC
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Wryyyyyy!
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Jeff M December 11, 2018 1:36 pm UTC
ORAORAORAORA ORAAAAAA !
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Phillip H December 11, 2018 12:17 pm UTC
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This must be the work of an enemy Phantasm user!
In all seriousness though, this is a great new class. I will encourage my players to play it in my new campaign.
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