Pathfinder (Dragon Age Setting)
+2 Constitution, +2 Charisma, –2 Strength: Gnomes are physically weak but surprisingly hardy, and their attitude makes them naturally agreeable.
Small: Gnomes are Small creatures and gain a +1 size bonus to their AC, a +1 size bonus on attack rolls, a –1 penalty to their Combat Maneuver Bonus (CMB) and Combat Maneuver Defense (CMD), and a +4 size bonus on Stealth checks.
Slow Speed: Gnomes have a base speed of 20 feet.
Low-Light Vision: Gnomes can see twice as far as humans in conditions of dim light (see low-light vision.)
Defensive Training: Gnomes get a +4 dodge bonus to AC against monsters of the giant subtype.
Gnome Magic: Gnomes add +1 to the DC of any saving throws against illusion spells that they cast. Gnomes with a Charisma of 11 or higher also gain the following spell-like abilities: 1/day—dancing lights, ghost sound, prestidigitation, and speak with animals.
The caster level for these effects is equal to the gnome’s level.
The DC for these spells is equal to 10 + the spell’s level + the gnome’s Charisma modifier.
Hatred: Gnomes receive a +1 bonus on attack rolls against humanoid creatures of the darkspawn and Orc subtypes due to special training against these hated foes.
Illusion Resistance: Gnomes get a +2 racial saving throw bonus against illusion spells or effects.
Curseborn- The Chantry and Templar are wary of Gnomes due to their inate magical abilities. They recive a -2 racial bonus to Diplomacy and Bluff checks made against Chantry Authorities
Keen Senses: Gnomes receive a +2 racial bonus on Perception skill checks.
Lyrium Immunity: Gnomes are immune to the effects of lyrium poisoning.
Obsessive: Gnomes receive a +2 racial bonus on a Craft or Profession skill of their choice.
Weapon Familiarity: Gnomes treat any weapon with the word “gnome” in its name as a martial weapon.
Languages: Gnomes begin play speaking Common, Gnome, and Dwarven. Gnomes with high Intelligence scores can choose from the following: Draconic, Sylvan, Elven, Giant, Goblin, and Orc.
Average Height: 3’2 to 3’8
Average Weight: 37 – 48 lbs
Average Height: 3’ to 3’6
Average Weight: 32 – 38 lbs