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Hobgoblin Feats

At 1st level, you gain one ancestry feat, and you gain an additional ancestry feat every 4 levels thereafter (at 5th, 9th, 13th, and 17th levels). As a Hobgoblin, you select from among the following ancestry feats.

NameLevelTraitsPrerequisitesBenefits
PFS StandardAlchemical Scholar1HobgoblinYou learn formulas more easily.
PFS StandardHobgoblin Lore1HobgoblinYou’ve studied traditional hobgoblin exercises and fieldcraft, all of which have a militaristic bent.
PFS StandardHobgoblin Weapon Familiarity1HobgoblinYou are trained with composite longbows, composite shortbows, glaives, halberds, longbows, longspears, longswords, shortbows, and spears.
PFS StandardLeech-Clipper1HobgoblinYou are trained to capture deserters, or “leeches”.
PFS StandardRemorseless Lash1HobgoblinYou’re skilled at beating a foe when their morale is already breaking.
PFS StandardVigorous Health1HobgoblinYour physique is robust and can withstand blood loss startlingly well.
PFS StandardAgonizing Rebuke5HobgoblinWhen you terrorize your enemies, you also cause them painful mental distress.
PFS StandardExpert Drill Sergeant5HobgoblinYou know how to get the most out of your allies.
PFS StandardFormation Training5Hobgoblintrained in all martial weaponsYou know how to fight in formation with your brethren.
PFS StandardHobgoblin Weapon Discipline5HobgoblinHobgoblin Weapon FamiliarityYou know how to efficiently utilize the weapons soldiers use in close quarters.
PFS StandardPride in Arms9HobgoblinWith a shout of triumph, you grant inspiration to an ally fight on.
PFS StandardFormation Master13HobgoblinFormation TrainingYou can assemble a formation even with members of ancestries that lack the hobgoblins’ military discipline, and you can extend these benefits to your hobgoblin allies.
PFS StandardHobgoblin Weapon Expertise13HobgoblinHobgoblin Weapon FamiliarityYou increase your training in battlefield weapons.