For man and beast, this deity of Chaos is the principal being of worship in all of Hyperborea. Sorcerer-Priests of Xathoqqua combine arcane spellcasting with divine powers from their antemundane patron.
HD 0 (d0), Fighting 0 (1 trade-off), Divine 2 (Cleric, 2 trade-offs), Arcane 2 (½ Mage).
Base XP: 0 + 0 + 500 + 1250 = 1750 for 2nd level.
No Fighting Styles: One-handed weapons only.
Restricted Weapon Selection: Club, dagger, dart, staff.
Forbidden Armour Selection: No armour or shields.
Custom Powers: Bonus Spells @ 1st; Contemplation @ 3rd; Sleep @ 5th; Slow @ 7th.
Maximum Level: 14th.
Prime Requisite: Intelligence and Wisdom.
Requirements: INT & WIS 9 or more.
Proficiencies: As Nobiran Wonderworker; minus Elementalism, Laying on Hands, Martial Training, and Sensing Evil; plus Alchemy and Mastery of Illusions.
Attack Throws: As Mage.
Saving Throws: As Mage.
Magic Items: As Cleric and Mage.
Stronghold: Sanctum (as Mage).
Arcane Spells: Casts spells as per a Mage of one-half their level. Use my Arcane 2 progression.
Divine Spells: Progression as per Cleric using my Divine 2 spell progression and custom spell list (see below). Note that the Xathoqquans can’t turn undead.
Magical Research: Xathoqquans can conduct minor magical research at 5th level, full research at 9th level (class items only), and cast ritual (divine) spells starting at 11th level.
Bonus Spells: The following spells celebrate Xathoqqua’s batrachian nature and servitor species. They are added to the Sorcerer-Priest’s divine spellcasting repertoire at the level they become available:
1st – slipperiness
2nd – tadpole transformation
3rd – bottomfeeder bond
4th – summon formless spawn
Communion: Starting at 3rd level, the Sorcerer-Priest may commune with slumbering Xathoqqua through ingestion of hallucinogenic substances followed by intoxicating visions. This power may be used 1/week and takes 1 turn (10 minutes). (This is effectively the Prophecy proficiency.)
Sleep: Xathoqqua is renowned for his divine slothfulness. At 5th level, the Sorcerer-Priest gains the power to cast sleep once per day. Each use takes 1 round (10 seconds).
Slow: At 7th level, the Sorcerer-Priest gains the power to cast slow (the reverse of haste) once per day. Each use takes 1 round (10 seconds).
Xathoqquan Spell List:
Xathoqquan Sorcerer-Priests use the following modified Divine spell list: