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The Lands Of Xina
Mythic Races

Demihumans
Average Height - Varies by species.
Build - Varies by species.
Age - Youth: 10     Adult: 15     Mature: 35     Old: 50
Eye Colors - Shades of brown and amber.
Hair Colors - As appropriate for the related animal species.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - Any
    Unable to cast High Path or Pure Magic spells.
Racial Advantages - Varies by species.
Racial Disadvantages - Varies by species.
Optional Traits - Varies by species.
Common Quirks - Varies by species.
Cultural Notes - Demihumans are a race of creatures composed of part human, part animal. They have the torso of a human joined at the waist to the animal's withers, where the animal's neck would be. Thus, they have four animal legs and two human arms. Their head hair and faces bear some animal traits. Their personalities and instincts are a combination of both natures. Demihumans are native to Nimoria.
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Demons
Average Height - Male: 5'6"     Female: 5'2"
Build - Mazikin: Slender   Shedin: Average   Thalurin: Stocky
Age - Youth: 35     Adult: 60     Mature: 150     Old: 200
Eye Colors - Black, red, amber, green, blue and purple.
Hair Colors - Black, red, amber, green, blue, purple and white.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - Depends on species.
    +1 skill bonus to spells from the Low Paths.
    Only able to master High Path associated with spellcaster type.
Racial Advantages - Varies by species.
Racial Disadvantages - Varies by species.
Optional Traits - Varies by species.
Common Quirks - Varies by species.
Cultural Notes - Demons were originally from Nimoria, but their empire was defeated and the survivors were exiled during the Nimorean exodus.
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Elementals
Average Height -
Build -
Age - Youth: 25     Adult: 50     Mature: 500     Old: 2000
Eye Colors - Varies by species.
Hair Colors - Varies by species.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - Any
    Only able to master four paths of magic.
Racial Advantages - Varies by species.
Racial Disadvantages - Varies by species.
Optional Traits - Varies by species.
Common Quirks -Varies by species.
Cultural Notes - Elementals are creatures closely tied to a particular substance, force, or emotion. Most of them left Xina during the Nimorian exodus.
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Fairies
Average Height - Male: 2'     Female: 1'10"
Build - Slender
Age - Youth: 4     Adult: 10     Mature: 20     Old: 50
Eye Colors - High saturation colors in shades of amber, honey, green, viridian teal, cyan, blue, indigo, violet, purple and magenta.
Hair Colors - Blond, white, light grey, light brown or green tones. The hair is often thick and stiff enough to stand up.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - None (Innate spells only)
Racial Advantages -
Racial Disadvantages -
Optional Traits -
Common Quirks -
Cultural Notes - Most fairies left Xina for Nimoria during the exodus.
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Fey
Average Height - Male: 5'10"     Female: 5'7"
Build - Light
Age - Youth: 20     Adult: 35     Mature: 115     Old: 150
Eye Colors - High saturation colors in shades of amber, honey, green, viridian and teal.
Hair Colors - Blond, light grey, or green tones. Very glossy hair.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - Any (Shamans are more common)
    +1 skill bonus to Mental (blue), Sensing (magenta), and Spirit (purple) spells.
Racial Advantages - Lowlight Vision (5), Sense of Heights (7).
Racial Disadvantages - Dignity (-2), Limited Magic Paths (-5), Vow: Significant - Strive to be productive (-3).
Optional Traits - Deep Insight (10), Nictating Membrane (2), Perfect Balance (15), Spirit Sense (5), Silence (5/lvl), Telescopic Vision (5/lvl), Heterchromia: Hair (-2), Mild Phobia: Claustrophobia (-5), Mild Phobia: Fire (-5), Mild Phobia: Heights (-5), Mild Phobia: Open Water (-5), Supersensitive (-5/lvl).
Common Quirks - Concerned with appearance (-1), Curious (-1), Maintains traditions (-1), Mildly xenophobic (-1), Prefers to avoid physical confrontation (-1), Status conscious (-1).
Cultural Notes - Elementals are creatures closely tied to a particular season or element. Fey were shaped into elves before the Nimorean exodus.
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Korrigan
Average Height - Male: 4'10"     Female: 4'8"
Build - Stocky
Age - Youth: 35     Adult: 60     Mature: 190     Old: 250
Eye Colors - Metallic colors in shades of rust, vermilion, copper, bronze and brass.
Hair Colors - Black, grey, or dark red. Very thick hair.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - Any (Wizards are more common)
    +1 skill bonus to Shaping (green), Kinetic (cyan), and Creating (teal) spells.
Racial Advantages - Extra Encumbrance (5), Longevity (1), Night Vision (10), Temperature Tolerance: Cold (1).
Racial Disadvantages - Limited Magic Paths (-5), Non-Buoyant (-5), Sense of Duty: Family (-5), Stocky (-2).
Optional Traits - Cast Iron Stomach (10), Magic Sense: Minor (5), No Hangover (3), Polarized Eyes (3), Heterochromia: Eyes (-2), Mild Phobia: Fear of open spaces (-5), Stubborn (-3), Temperature Tolerance: Cold (1/lvl).
Common Quirks - Brags (-1), Holds grudges longer (-1), Honorable (-1), Keeps a journal (-1), Loves heroic tales (-1), Never shaves (-1), Maintains complex beard decorations (-1), Proud (-1), Suspicious of other races (-1).
Cultural Notes - Korrigan were shaped into dwarves before the Nimorean exodus.

Semihumans
Average Height - Varies by species.
Build - Varies by species.
Age - Youth: 8     Adult: 12     Mature: 30     Old: 45
Eye Colors - Shades of brown and amber, and black.
Hair Colors - As appropriate for the related animal species.
Spellcasting Class Allowed - None (Innate spells only)
Racial Advantages - Varies by species.
Racial Disadvantages - Varies by species.
Optional Traits - Varies by species.
Common Quirks -Varies by species.
Cultural Notes - Semihumans are a race of creatures composed of part human, part animal. Animal and human traits are intermixed, preserving a total of four limbs. Their faces bear distinct animal traits. Their personalities and instincts are more animal than human. They are not fully sapient. Semihumans are native to Nimoria.
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Other Races
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Sample Hair Colors

Black - Domino, ebony, jet, midnight, onyx, raven, sable.
Blond - Butterscotch, dirty, flaxen, golden, honey, sandy, saffron, strawberry.
Blue - Azure, cerulean, cobalt, royal, sapphire, steel.
Brown - Almond, chocolate, dark, hazelnut, mahogany, medium, mocha, wheat.
Green - Emerald, fern, grass, jade, moss, pine.
Grey - Alabaster, ash, arctic, platinum, silver, slate, snow, white.
Red - Auburn, caramel, chestnut, cinnamon, copper, fiery, ginger, russet, wine.
Violet - Amethyst, indigo, orchid, purple.