House Rules: Ability Scores

Ability Score Generation


  • All ability scores start at 8.
  • Take 10 points to spread out among all abilities.
  • Use the following ability score point costs.
Ability Score Point Cost Ability Score Point Cost
7 -1 13 7
8 0 14 10
9 1 15 13
10 2 16 17
11 3 17 21
12 5 18 25

Abilities and Spellcasters


Table: Ability Modifiers and Bonus Spells

Ability Score Bonus 0-level Spell Slots
10-11
12-13 1
14-15 1
16-17 1
18-19 2
20-21 2
22-23 2
24-25 2
26-27 3
28-29 3
30-31 3
32-33 3
34-35 4
36-37 4
38-39 4
40-41 4
42-43 5
44-45 5

Abilities and Spellcasters

Your high ability score also increases your number of spells known by the same number as your bonus spells per day.

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