Infused Spellcaster - Exalted Prestige Class

This Prestige class uses elements that may not be applicable to the Forgotten Realms Campaign

The infused are mortals the creatures of the Upper Planes deem worthy of being agents for good in a time of peril. Each infused's soul is bonded with a celestial who then lives inside her. As the chosen mortal performs good deeds, the bonded celestial grants the infused more of its powers. All those who are given this highest of honors receive a holy mark, an icon of glory that is a graphic representation of the blessings of the celestial and the divine powers it serves.

More often than not, the infused are chosen from the ranks of mortals who already revere good deities. Clerics and paladins of deities of justice, light, and love are therefore the most likely to become infused. These individuals already have positions of power in the hierarchies of good-aligned churches, and the powers granted by their bonded celestial are strong tools to motivate good in the world.

The infused prestige class presents two paths of advancement, one for the spellcaster and one for the combat-oriented character. A character who wishes to become an infused can choose from either prestige class path, but once a path is chosen, the character cannot then progress in the other. Both paths have the same class requirements, class skills, skill points per level, and abilities, but they differ in fighting prowess and spellcasting ability.

As the infused grows in power, the celestial bonded with his soul pushes him toward performing more and greater acts of good. To reward the infused for his good deeds, the celestial grants him more and greater powers based on the celestial's own powers.

Hit Die: d8

To qualify to become an Infused Spellcaster, a character must fulfill all the following criteria:

Infused Spellcaster Details

From: Dragon #321

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