The Swordmage, A True Arcane Half-Caster for 5e – Spellsword. I was just wondering if you would perhaps upload it to DnD Beyond as a. Swordmages were powerful arcane spellcasters who blended martial combat with magic, often but not always elemental in nature. Ancient traditions of. I want to make a character that is similar to a swordmage in 4E. I need longsword prof and some teleport spells. Is there a way to achieve this in.

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Swordmage for 5e

You can imbue one additional weapon to fight alongside you. Spellcasting Ability Intelligence is your spellcasting ability for your swordmage spells, since the power of your magic relies on your ability to recall the signs and incantations required to focus your magic.

In 5e, we already have Bladesinger and Eldritch Knight as “guy who mixes swords and spells”. One to go down and one to go down. Instead of getting smite the swordmage can infuse their weapon with arcane power for extended periods, and channel the strength of full-powered spells through weapon strikes. Second, choose the Courtier or Sage background. You must choose to take the half damage before the attacker rolls their damage. Intelligence score of 15 or higher and proficiency with a long or short sword.

You can forge a bond with a different blade using the same meditation process for instance, if you acquire a new blade that has magical abilities. Your blade adds its enhancement bonus to attack rolls and damage rolls and any extra damage granted by a property if applicable when used as an implement. Longsword was specified, which makes Bladesinger too MAD compared to other options. It takes 10 minutes to take away the bond and if you do, all attack bonuses aren’t usable until another study is conducted.


You can shoot out chains from your hands and attempt to grapple the enemy. How did you begin to uncover the secrets of weapon telekinesis and bonding? Inspired by the Divine Soul Sorcerer as precedent.

Sword Mage (5e Class)

You can use your charisma for swordmagw longsword and you have a ton of teleporting options to use: The creature can attempt to break free from your chains by doing a Strength check against your spell save DC. Star Pact Hybrid Hybrid Warlock: In addition, you use your Intelligence modifier when setting the saving throw DC for a sword mage spellyou cast and when making an attack roll with one.

From the class skills list below, choose three more trained skills at 1st level. When a Swordmage who has embraced his full potential as a fighter gains a bonus feat he may choose from any of the normal Fighter feats. At ssordmage level, a Swordmage’s constant use of Incantations has created a residual effect on him, and ewordmage can effortlessly surround himself in swirls of arcana to protect himself.

This helps push the Spellsword as the subclass that does the best job of running in and hitting people really good with their weapon. I believe this keeps the feature perfectly balanced, as all things should be. Views Page Discussion Edit History.

As you gain more and more swords in your arsenal you can now make all your swords fuse together into one giant sword and combine all the elements you chose. First, Intelligence should be your highest ability score, followed by Dexterity or Strength depending on the archetype.


Swordmages are proficient with Light Armor, but not with Shields. Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2. Swordmage for 5e 1. All Bard gets longsword and teleport spell, but not misty step for some weird reason, the earliest you can pick it up is at level 6 with Lore College.

The mark lasts for 10 minutes, until the creature dies, or until you choose to recast the mark against another creatures by expending the 4 spell points again. Incantations are special, extremely short-lived arcane spells used as weapons by the Swordmage.

A swordmage should float right in the middle; properly both martial and arcane in equal amounts and able to blend the two together seamlessly. Your defensive powers can protect your dnr and yourself.

Is your Bard in danger? You’re still a partial caster since you’re a full ranger, as well as being a competent and very zippy melee combatant. Whenever a creature enters the area or ends their turn on the area, the creature takes an extra 4d4 acid damage.

Warding Curse Level If the creature attempts to move more than 30′ away from you, it must pass a Will Save against your swordmage spell DC or else it can not move further away. The New World, Part 9: Terms and Conditions for Non-Human Visitors.

Your imbued weapons do not occupy a space nor can they provide opportunity attacks or flanking opportunity.