Studying the martial and arcane arts to equal degree, the Eldritch Knight is a versatile combatant who can cast fireball on her foes or charge them with sword drawn. The Eldritch Knight takes pride in her ability to use the right technique for the job: spells against physically tough foes and force of arms against spellcasting enemies.
- Hit Die: d6
- Proficiencies: None
- Skill Points: 2 + Int Modifier.
- Attack Base: High.
Feats: Weapon Proficiency: Martial
Arcane Spellcasting: 5 levels in an arcane casting class.
The eldritch knight gains Combat Casting and Skill Focus (Concentration) at first level.
Class Skills: Concentration, Craft Armour/Weapon, Discipline, Lore, Parry, Spellcraft.
Upon gaining a level in Eldritch Knight, the character gains new spells per day as if he had also gained a level in his highest caster class (bard, sorcerer, or wizard). He does not learn any new spells through his abilities.
Epic Eldritch Knight:
Hit Die: d6
Skill Points at Each Additional Level: 2 + Int modifier
Spells: The epic eldritch knights caster level increases by 1 per level gained above 10th. The epic eldritch knight continues to gain new spells per day at each new level, up to the maximum spells per day of the arcane spellcasting class to which the eldritch knight belonged before adding the prestige class.
Bonus Feats: The epic eldritch knight gains a bonus feat (selected from the list of epic eldritch knight feats) every 4 levels after 10th.
Epic Eldritch Knight Bonus Feat List: Armor Skin, Epic Damage Reduction, Devastating Critical, Epic Prowess, Epic Weapon Focus, Overwhelming Critical, Epic Toughness, Improved Whirlwind, Superior Initiative, Epic Spell Focus, Epic Spell Penetration, Improved Combat Casting, Automatic Still Spell.
Class abilities: None