These beautiful creatures are the result of the mixing of Human and Elven blood in ages past, and have so freely intermingled in the open societies of the Realms since their inception that their mixed heritage is of no consequence.
Though not as tall as the pure Elf, they are nevertheless a rather tall race ranging from under five feet to just under seven feet in height. They additionally carry a slightly more muscled build than the pure Elf.
Though the Half-Elf is not as intelligent as the pure-blooded Elf, nor as hardy as the full-blooded Human, this mix serves quite well in a variety of classes which require the standards of both mental and physical prowess. The beautiful almond-shaped eyes of the Half-Elf enable them to discern objects in the darkness and they possess some resistance to cold.
Half-Elves may follow the ways of the following classes: Barbarian Bladesinger Cleric Druid Mage Fathomer Paladin Ranger Thief Vampire Warrior
Half-Elves gain experience on a scale of normal rate * 1.04.
The Half-Elf Nation lies within the heart of the Ashen Forest to the northeast.
The Half-Elf hometown is "City of Eldestra".
*Information as of July 28, 2005