All characters begin the game at 1st level and must be a drow elf in service of House Despana
- No racial weaponry (ie proficient in short sword, rapier and handcrossbow).
- Spell Resistance is 8+Character level, instead of 11+Character level
- ECL/Level adjustment is ignored
After the game begins new characters may be of other races. All non-drow characters may have 2 ECL/Level adjustment that can be ignored. Example: Fey’ri are 0 or 1 ECL (depending on the option chosen). If you are a race without ECL then you lose out on the benefit: