Shardmind is a player character race in 4th edition Dungeons & Dragons.[PH3:12]

Racial traitsEdit

Average Height: 5' 9 -6' 3

Average Weight: 180-230 lb.

Ability Scores: +2 Intelligence, and either +2 Wisdom or +2 Charisma

Size: Medium

Speed: 6 squares

Vision: Normal

Languages: Common, Deep Speech. choice of one other

Skill Bonuses: +2 Arcana, +2 Endurance, +2 to one other skill

Telepathy: You can communicate telepathically with any creature within 5 squares of you that has a language.

Crystalline Mind: You have resist 5 psychic. The resistance increases to 10 at 11th level and 15 at 21st level.

Living Construct: You are a living construct. You don't need to eat, drink. breathe. or sleep. You never have to make Endurance checks to resist the effects of starvation, thirst, or suffocation.

Immortal Origin: You are native to the Astral Sea. So you are considered an immortal creature for the purpose of effects that relate to creature origin.

Shard Swarm: You have the shard swarm power.

Shardminds are sentient framents of the Living Gate, which once stood at the pinnacle of the intricate lattace of the Astral Sea. Beyond the gate lay the alien Far Realm, and the gate's destruction during the Dawn War resulted in the rise of the mind flayer empire. Though Ioun's power holds the portal closed, shardminds seek to rebuild the gate and forever cut off the Far Realm's ability to influence the world.