Character Backgrounds:
Pit fighters of a fair amount of fame. This would give you access to cohorts with the Leadership feat (free NPC one level below you that you control)

  • Start at Level 8
  • Double starting gold, spend up to half on equipment
  • No multiclass penalty
  • Don’t worry about alignments, but take one
  • No Level Adjusted Races – Eberron includes Changeling & Shifter
  • Start at Level 8

See Explanation & Recommended Races/Classes in the wiki:
DND Group Explanation
Class Recommendations
Races

Bel Shalor's Hungering Children

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