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Human Beings at a Glance:
Physical Appearance: Varies widely, tend to be tall, lean, and muscular; light skinned with blonde,
brown, and black hair.
Height: 5 to 6 feet, six inches (1.5 to 1.9 m).
Weight: 100 to 200 pounds (45-90 kg)
Average Life Span: 60 years.
Enemies: Eisengarn, Gobbers, hob-goblins, orcs, kobolds, ogres, trolls,
changelings, giants and most monster races, as well as most supernatural
beings and creatures of magic (often regardless of the creature’s races, including creatures of magic
(like the sphinx and dragons),
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and even supernatural beings. Indifferent toward troglodytes and faerie folk — don’t know much
about the people and places in the Yin-Sloth Jungles.
Habitat: Human kingdoms/nations include the Western Empire, Timiro, Bizantium, Land of the
South Winds, Phi, Lopan, and the Eastern Territory (particularly the southern portion). Small cities,
towns, villages or tribes of humans are also found in the Great Northern Wilderness, Old Kingdom
and places worldwide.
Favorite Weapons: Any; for better or worse, humans are proficient at warfare and weapon making.
Magic and magic weapons are both part of war and human technology.
1. Worship a variety of deities.
2. Wears all types of armor.
3. Highly educated and skilled/trained; explores all areas of knowledge.
4. Aggressive, yet also able to show compassion and kindness.
5. The most advanced civilization of the age.