Thursday, November 15, 2012

The Comprehensive Pathfinder Guides Guide

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Core Classes

      Zenith's Guide to the Alchemist, Part I, II, III, IV, V [Discussion] *
      Chasing the Philosopher's Stone: N. Jolly's Guide to the Pathfinder Alchemist [Discussion]
      Ogre's RPG Stuff - Alchemist’s Guide (Core, APG, UM) [Discussion]

      Arcanist Optimization Guide [Discussion]
      Guide to the Arcanist [Discussion]

      Bodhi's Guide to the Optimal Paladin & Antipaladin (Core, APG, UM, UC) (Has Mythic Options) [Discussion] (Survey)
      Marshmallow's Guide to Your Optimal Anti-Paladin

      Anger Management: A Pathfinder Guide to the Barbarian by Novamurmson (Thread)
      BARBARIAN AM SMASH - A Practical Guide to Breaking Faces by Trinam (Core, APG, UC) [Discussion]
      How to Become the Lord of Rage: N. Jolly's Guide to the Pathfinder Barbarian [Discussion]
      Elewan's Pathfinder Barbarian Guide (Core, APG) [Discussion]
      kcmorris's A Guide to the Barbarian and Titan Mauler Barbarian (Blog)

      All the World’s a Stage, and You the Stage Director: A Guide to the Pathfinder Bard (Core, APG, ARG, UC, UM) [Discussion]
      Treantmonk's Guide to Bards: Pathfinder Core Rules (Core only) [Discussion]
      kcmorris's Dervish Dance Bard (Blog, short)
      Guide to the Buffer Bard [Discussion]

      Raining Blood: The Bloodrager's Guide to Pleasing the Metal Gods [Discussion]

      Happy Feet, Wombo Combo [Discussion]
      Brawlers: Debuffing with Style [Discussion]

      The Cavalier's Code (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      The Flying Pincushion: GM_Solspiral PAP Cavalier Guide [Discussion]

      Axe's Guide to Finding Divinity
      Beckett's Guide to Clerics
      Brewer's Guide to Reach Clerics [Discussion]
      Pupsocket's Guide to Dipping Cleric
      Rogue Eidolon’s Guide to Clerics (Domains) (Core only) [Discussion]
      Tark's Big Holy Book of Clerical Optimization (Core, APG) [Discussion]
      The Hangover Cleric Build & Handbook (Build)

      Peterrco's guide to Druids (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Treantmonk's Guide to Druids Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 (Core only) [Discussion]
      I'll Be Back.  The Guide to the Reincarnated Druid [Discussion]
      Druid's Log: Animal Companions [Discussion]
      Way of the Angry Bear 3: Bear Fisted Fighting (Monk/Druid Multi-class) [Discussion]

      Bladestorm: "STR Ranger"'s Guide to TWF for Fighters (Core, APG, UM, UC, SoS) [Discussion]
      kcmorris's A Guide to the Fighter (Blog)
      Rogue Eidolon's Guide to Fighters (Core only) [Discussion]
      Two Hands are Better Than One: A Guide for Fighters Using Two Hands [Discussion]
      Secrets of the Swordlord: A Guide to the Aldori Dueling Sword [Discussion]

      Drake_Rocket's Guide to Grand Gunslinginger Greatness (Core, APG, UC) [Discussion]
      kcmorris's Musket Master Gunslinger (Blog, short)
      The Gunslinger's Handbook
      Lokotor's Gunslinger Guide [Discussion]
      Surpassing Even the Boss: N.Jolly's Guide to the Pathfinder Gunslinger [Discussion]

      The Obnoxiously Awesome Guide to the Hunter

      Bodhi's Guide to the Optimal Inquisitor (Core, APG, ARG, UM, UC, Other+) [Discussion]
      Nobody Expects a Guide to the Inquisitor (Core, APG, UM) [Discussion]

     Being Sherlock Holmes: A Gentleman's Guide to the Investigator [Discussion]
     The Investigator's Grand Turnabout: N. Jolly's guide-addendum to the Pathfinder Investigator [Discussion]

      Mastering the Elements: N.Jolly's Guide to the Pathfinder Kineticist [Discussion]
      Sucking Counts as Airbending, Right? (Thread)
      Aetherialist AKA Telekenticist

      Optimizing the Suboptimal: A Subguide to the Myrmidarch
      A Guide to Touch Spells, Spellstrike, and Spell Combat
      Magus Hexcrafter Guide: The Complete Guide For Dealing With The Devil (Core, APG, ARG, UC, UM) [Discussion]
      Walter’s Guide to the Magus (Core, APG, UM) [Discussion]
      The Exhaustive Guide the the Kensai Magus [Discussion]
      Myrrh, Frankincense, and Steel: Kurald Galain's Guide to the Magus (Core, APG, ARG, UC, UM) [Thread]
      Forger's Supplemental Guide to the Updated Magus

     Leasing Your Body for Fun and Profit: CockroachTeaParty's Guide to the Pathfinder Medium [Discussion]

      The Grandeur of Illusions - A PF Mesmerist Guide

      Porpentine's Guide to Zen Archery (Blog)
      A Guide to the Qinggong Monk (Short, Blog)
      Optimizing your Qinggong Monk (Short, Blog) [Discussion]
      kcmorris's Zen Archer Monk (Blog)
      Revel's Guide to the Monk (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Treantmonk's Guide to Monks (Core only) [Discussion]
      Zen Archer Handbook (Thread)
      Way of the Angry Bear 3: Bear Fisted Fighting (Monk/Druid Multi-class) [Discussion]

      Zenith's Guide to the Ninja Part I, Part II, Part III & Part IV [Discussion] *
      Death from the Shadow: A Guide to the Ninja by Joseph Bucceri (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

      Of Wands, Cups, and Blades: A Guide to the Pathfinder Occultist

      Channeling the Cosmos: A Guide to the Oracle (Core, APG, ARG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Brewer's Guide to the Jargonaut (Words of Power Oracle) [Discussion]

      Bodhi's Guide to the Optimal Paladin & Antipaladin (Core, APG, UM, UC) (Has Mythic Options) [Discussion] (Survey)
      Cryptic's Guide to the Pathfinder Paladin: Being a God's Wrecking Hammer (Core) [Discussion]
      Thallin's Guide To Paladins (Optimization) (Core, APG) [Discussion]
      Oradin Mini-Guide, or How to be a Healbot minus the 'bot' (Thread)
      The Paladin's Code and Pathfinder (Roleplaying the Paladin) [Discussion]
      Deadeye's Servant: A Guide to the Archery Paladin [Discussion]
      The Mini-Guide to the Iroran Paladin [Discussion]
      Guide to the Paladin through the eyes of a D&D 3.5 Player (Thread)
      Smite Optimization (Thread)

     Think it, And So it Shall Be: CTP's Guide to Psychics
     A Pathfinder Guide to the Psychic

      Ginsu Master: A Ranger’s Guide to Two Weapon Fighting (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Lastoths Guide to Archery Rangers (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Treantmonk's Guide to Rangers in Pathfinder (Core only) [Discussion]

      Moxie: A Practical Guide to Roguing with Style [Discussion]
      kcmorris's Guide to the Rogue (Blog)
      kjb200's Update to Rogue Eidolon's Guide to the Rogue [Discussion]
      Bravo's Knife Master Scout Guide [Discussion]
      Rogue Eidolon's Guide to Rogues (Core, APG) [Discussion]
      A Guide to the Pathfinder Rogue [Discussion]
      GM_Soulspiral's PAP Rogue Guide

Rogue Unchained
      CTP's Unchained Rogue Mini-guide (Thread)

      Way of the Samurai (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

     The Seer's Catalog [Discussion]
     Spiritual Attunement: A Pathfinder Shaman Guide by JBurz [Discussion]

      How to be Metal [Discussion]

      A Study of Slayers [Discussion]

      A Quick Guide to Pathfinder Sorcerers: Gods Don't Need Spellbooks (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion] (Recovered Build Page)
      Magic in the Blood: A guide to Eldritch Heritage and Sorcerer Bloodlines (Core, APG, ARG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      The (almost) Complete Guide to Sorcerers - A Practical Handbook (Core only) [Discussion]
      Thus She Spoke: The Words of Power Sorcerer [Discussion]
      The Inner Power: A Guide for Sorcerers (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Sorcerer Nuke/Blast Guide for Pathfinder Society

      Summoning Information - A Guide to an Alternate Eidolon
      The Summoner's Handbook (Core, APG) [Discussion]
      Tark's Guide to Building Tag Team Champions: (Melee Summoner) [Discussion]
      Getting into Some Else's Skin:  N. Jolly's Guide to the Synthesist Summoner [Discussion]
      Summoners - Specialist Sorcerers with a Party of Their Own 
      Monster's at your Knees - Orthodox Banjoist's Guide to the Summoner (Update to the Summoner's Handbook) [Discussion]

Summoner Unchained
     Unchained Summons [Discussion]

     The Dashing Daring Dandy's Dragoman [Discussion]

      Warpriest Guide: Fight for Your God [Discussion]

      A Witch's Guide to Shutting Down Enemies (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Hubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble. Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble (Core, APG) [Discussion]
      Patron's Review
      The Viking Irishman's Witch Guide (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Witch Handbook (Thread)

      Professor Q's Guide to the Core+ Wizard (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion] (original)
      THE COMPLETE Professor Q's Guide to the Pathfinder Wizard (Core, APG, ARG, UM, UC) [Discussion] (original)
      The Blockbuster Wizard (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Treantmonk's Guide to Pathfinder Wizards [Discussion]
      ShakaUVM's Methods for Necromantic Success [Discussion]
      Wannabe - Orthodox Banjoist's Guide to the Transmuter Wizard [Discussion]
      The Spellslinger (A Pathfinder Wizard Archetype): A Guide [Discussion]
      Spell Sage Archetype: Arcane Apotheosis, the True Wizard, Nethys' Favored [Discussion]
      Angry Wizard's Guide to the ACG & Other Misc. Wizard Spells [Discussion]

Prestige, Psionics & Third Party

Arcane Archer
      The Human Diversion's Guide to the Caster-Centric Arcane Archer [Discussion]

Arcane Trickster
      Abraham Spalding’s Guide to the Arcane Trickster (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      A Highly Regarded Expert's Guide to the Arcane Trickster (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

Arclord of Nex
     Wishing for Power in Nex or Using your Third Eye [Discussion]

     Armor of the Mind: The Aegis

     OHKO: A Guide to Assassins [Discussion]

Battle Herald
      Guide to the Battle Herald [Discussion]

Champion of Irori
      Fist of the Heavens! A Guide to the Champion of Irori [Discussion]

      The Cryptic

      Daevic Guide [Discussion]

Deific Obediences
      Walter's Guide to Deific Obediences [Discussion]

      DMDM's Guide to the Diabolist [Discussion]

Dragon Disciple
      Oterisk’s Guide to the Dragon Disciple - A “How To” for the Living Myth (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

Dread (3PP)
      Fear Itself: A guide to the Dread [Discussion]

      Oterisk's Guide to the Duelist - or How to be a Fighter with out being Big and Stupid (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

Eldritch Knight
      Zolthux's Guide to the Gish (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

      Guru Guide [Discussion]

Holy Vindicator
      Righteous Indignation - Zurr's Guide to the Holy Vindicator [Discussion]

Mystic Theurge
      Blurring the Lines for Arcane and Divine: Angry Wiggle's Guide to the Mystic Theurge [Discussion]

Nightblade (3PP)
     Into the Darkness: A Guide to the Nightblade

Occultist (3pp)
      Pacting in Pathfinder - The Occultist Handbook [Discussion]

Pathfinder Chronicler
      Oterisk’s guide to Optimizing the Pathfinder Chronicler?!?! (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]

Psychic Warrior
      Jackiscool's Guide to the Psychic Warrior (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      The Psychic Warrior's Handbook (Thread)

Rage Prophet
     Guide to the Rage Prophet

Shadow Dancer
      Why does the Shadow have a Great Sword? Guide to the Two-Handed Shadow Dancer [Discussion]

      Sharpening the Mind: A Guide to the Pathfinder Soulknife (Thread)

Stalker (3rd Party)
      Striking from the Shadows: The Stalker (Thread)

Stalwart Defender
      Guide to the Stalwart Defender [Discussion]

      The Chess Master: A Tactical Guide to the Tactician (Thread)

      Risky Business: A Thaumaturge Handbook [Discussion]

      Mental Medicine: Psionic Healing Through the Vitalist (Thread)

    Vizier Guide [Discussion]

Warder (3rd Party)
    Defending the Weak: The Warder (Thread)

Warlord (3rd Party)
      Leading the Battle: A Guide to the Warlord (Thread)

      Novamurmon's Wilder Guide

Other Useful Guides

      Guide to the Builds [Discussion] *
      Ravingdork's Crazy Character Emporium

Race Guides
      Guide To Pathfinder Races [Discussion] *
      Pathfinder Player Race List (Thread)

      Improving Your Class with Items [Discussion] *
      Good And Cheap Equipment Part 1 and Part 2 and Cheap Ioun Stones and Cheap Wands (Blog)
      The Handy Haversack Pack (3185 Gold and 5 pounds, this sack has everything the adventurer might need)
      The Viking Irishman’s Guide to Weaponry (Core, APG, UC) [Discussion]
      Anzyr's Magic Item Emporium [Discussion]
      Alchemical Items Guide [Discussion]

General Character Building
      Dipping for Fun and Profit (Thread)
      Getting X to Y: How to make a Attribute do other things (Core, APG, ARG, UC, UM) [Discussion]
      Early-Entry Prestige Classes with Spell-Like Abilities (Discussion)
      Possible Archetype Combos
      Tips and Traits: A guide to Pathfinder Traits (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Guide to the Very Best Traits [Discussion]
      The Big Fat Feat Compendium
      Face_P0lluti0n's Guide to Weapon Finesse [Discussion]
      How to Get a High Armor Class [Discussion]
      Mastering Metamagic [Discussion]
      Amateur Night - A Guide to Variant Multiclassing
      Attacks of Opportunity: The Red-Headed Stepchild of Pathfinder [Discussion]
      Pathfinder Unchained Advanced Player Guide
      Optimize your Backstory: A Guide to Traits [Discussion]

Tips & Tricks
      Action Economy: Time Savers (Blog)
      Ashiel's Guide to Adventure: Preparation, Tricks, and Strategies (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      The Forge of Combat: Thoughts on Victory and How the Group Achieves it [Discussion]
      Fueling the Forge: Breaking down Combat Tactics in Pathfinder [Discussion]
      Nephril's Extended Beginners Guide [Discussion]
      Everybody Starts Somewhere: N. Jolly's Guide to Creating Pathfinder Characters

Summoned Monsters and Animal Companions
      Animal Companion Comparison (Blog)
      Spells Your Summoned Monsters Can Cast (Short)
      Summon Good Monster: A Closer Look (Thread)
      Why Work When Others Can do it For You (Monster Summoning)
      Druid's Log: Animal Companions
      Teamwork Feats and Animal Companions (Discussion)

Specific Class Abilities
      Abraham Spalding's Guide to the Holy Vindicator (or more specifically channeling) (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Being a Most Concise and Helpful Guide to the Noble Arts of Wild Shaping and Polymorphing (Core) [Discussion]
      Guide To Spells (Core, APG, UM, UC) [Discussion]
      Polymorphamory - The Love of Changing Form: A Guide to Shapeshifting [Discussion]
      Shadow Conjuration Handbook (Discussion)
      Shadow Evocation Guide (Discussion)
      Abusing Animals: A Guide to Sharing Spells with Animal Companions for Non-Druids [Discussion]
      Word of Power Handbook (Thread)
      Spheres of Power Elementalist Handbook [Discussion]
      The Orrey - A Handbook to the Spheres of Power [Discussion]

GM Guides
      Top 10 Tips for GMs
      Brewer's GM Guide to Campaign Design (&dropbox) [Discussion]
      Brewer's Guide to GM Session Structure [Discussion]
      GM's Guide to Creating Challenging Encounters [Discussion]
      Templates and You (Thread)

      Mythic Guide to Universal Path Abilities [Discussion]
      The Power of the Archmage [Discussion]
      CTP's Guide to Mythic Adventures (Thread)

Play by Post
      DH's Guide to Play by Post Gaming (Thread)
      Building a Better Doomed Hero: Painlord's Advanced Play by Post Play (Thread)
      Painlord's Guide to PbP GMing: Make Your World a Better Place (Thread)
      CampinCarl's Character Creation Guide for Pathfinder Pbp (Thread)

Guides on Types of Builds
      A Guide to Trip Builds in Pathfinder
      CTP's Guide to Words of Power (Thread)
      Words of Power Handbook by The-Mage-King (Thread)

      Optimizing your GM [Discussion]
      So you want to play Pathfinder RPG: A Comprehensive Guide for Dungeon Masters and Players [Discussion]

      How to Use Leadership (Part 1) (Part 2) (Part 3) [Discussion]
      Casting Spells from other Lists (Thread) [Discussion]
      An Extraordinarily Thorough Guide on Using Handle Animal [Discussion]
      Williamoak's Construct Guide [Discussion]
      You're Going to Die Screaming - Optimizing the Commoner (Pay what you want)
      How to Hide in Plain Sight Analysis (Discussion)
      Pathfinder Poison Guide [Discussion]
      Guide to Temporary Weapon Enhancements
      The Pathfinder Doorbreaker's Guide [Discussion]
      Average Creature Statistics
      Guide to Maneuvers and Initiating (Dreamscarred Press's Rules)

      RPG BOT - Short Guides to all Classes

PDFs of All Paizo Materials

Great thanks to Harmon's Guide to the Class Guides on the Paizo messageboards, Hallack's Pathfinder Handbook and Handy Links Index on Minmax Boards, Novawurmson's Optimization Guides Compendium on Giant in the Playground, and all the rest.


  1. Two Inquisitor Guides are the same:
    Jadeite's Guide to the Inquisitor = Nobody expects a guide to the Inquisitor

  2. change the name of So you want to play Pathfinder RPG: A comprehensive guide for Dungeon Masters and Players to something about touch spells.

  3. Bravo's Knife Master Scout guide

  4. Rogue getting a lot of love - and I wholeheartedly approve! I played a Knife Master Scout in my previous campaign! Added.

  5. Wow, just stumbled across this and I am so happy. This is really really awesome. Thank you so much, I'm already linking it to all of my friends who play pathfinder!

    1. My pleasure, and feel free to check out everything else on the blog!

  6. The Action Economy Blog doesn't mention Unseen Servant at all! This spell (lasting an hour a level) essentially gives you a move equivalent action each round. In conjunction with the Handy Haversack you could have anything you had on you in your hand and still be able to take a full round of actions.

  7. Spells Your Summoned Monsters Can Cast (Short)
    Summon Good Monster: A Closer Look (Thread)

    these 2 links are the same

    1. Thanks, fixed. They were bot linked to the Spells, but I've corrected the Summon Good Monsters Link.

  8. The Races of Pathfinder link under General Character Building is outdated and a duplicate (besides being outdated) of the Guide to Races link under Other.

  9. The "Fist of the Heavens! A Guide to the Champion of Irori" links to a blank document.

    1. Hmm - Try re-loading it? It looks fine to me.

  10. Super Useful. Your awesome collection could use some more awesome.
    Stream of Sky has you covered with this excellent Witch handbook.

  11. Hey, I was recommended to tell you that I finished my guide to the Holy Vindicator, and to ask you to add it to this page.

    1. Great guide, and sorry it took so long to add - I've been out of the country for a few weeks. Is there a discussion page floating around as well?

    2. I actually made one just now. Thank you for your compliment, and no worries about the lateness.

  12. Have you checked this compilation? There seem to be some that don't carry over.

  13. Thanks for this incredibly useful compilation!
    However, Axe's Guide to Finding Divinity (cleric guide) leads to a 404, maybe you'd like to check or take the link down.

    1. Thanks! It looks like Axe's guide is down permanently. I'll poke around, but take it off the list for now. Thanks for pointing that out!


      I also have a PDF copy.

      Note that when a guide goes defunct, look on the wayback machine.

    3. That's awesome, thanks. We'll host it until it goes back online or Axe contacts us (
      If you can send the pdf to, then we can make sure all the information is copied over.

    4. Sent. I packrat all the optimization guides, and even keep revision history on the google docs ones.

  14. Hi I noticed your druid section is a little sparse, and this is a really good druid handbook. Love the blog, keep it up

    1. Looks good, but I believe the handbook is for 3.5. These guides are for Pathfinder.

  15. I've added a new Summoner guide as none of the existing ones worked for the way I was playing.


    I've updated Saph's guide to the summoner, maybe chieck it when you have time :)

    1. Looks good and added. Do you have a discussion on a forums somewhere for it as well?

      Also, you might want to lower the font size a few points, so its a bit easier to scroll through.

  17. The discussion thread is here:

    thank you for the advice, done.

    Now i'm working on a guide of the Loremaster and one of the Transmuter Wizard.

    1. Added, and I look forward to the other guides.

  18. Trasmuter Guide:

    Hope is nice.

  19. ah i forgot the discussion:

  20. Still working on... i've to add some things ;)

  21. Revisions pending final release, here's a short guide for the Slayer (from the Advanced Class Guide). :)

    1. Do you have a discussion link somewhere? I suggest you make a forum post so people can critique and suggest items for your guide. Let me know when you do that and give me the link.

      Also, I would suggest you make the green a few shades darker as it is hard to read right now.

    2. Hello there. Thank you for your short build guide. It's the only one I found, after several hours of searching.
      I am struggling allot to find any builds for Slayer class(apart from yours). Could you please look these links to get more/better ideas? I think that the class has great potential but probably needs a mastermind to pull his potential out. And you do a very good job so far.

      I will post some links that might help you understand Slayer better and some possible twists in his builds:
      [If you read comments, there is also hints about possible way(s) to get good build]

  22. I recently did a guide for the Reincarnated Druid archetype. I would like to be added please and thanks for a great list.



  23. Abusing Animals is down, but the dropbox link from the discussion page still works:

  24. Yo Zenith, I made this thread

    Hopefully it gets more comprehensive.

  25. Hi Zenith
    A poster on Paizo made this guide to the animal companion:
    It's mainly for PFS but a lot of it translate to standard play.

  26. Have you seen anything about the new hybrid classes?

    1. Not yet, but I will post them as soon as I do!

  27. Zenith, I'd like to thank you for keeping such a huge collection of extensive guides and knowledge for me to better not just my own characters but my game master and gaming experience as a whole. Please continue your tireless work, my gamers and myself thank you for making our hobby that much more enjoyable and challenging.

    1. Thank you so much for your kind words! Pathfinder has a great community, and it is my pleasure to do my part. Expect lots more material in the coming months!

  28. I made a half silly/half serious optimization guide to Commoners 'You're Gonna Die Screaming' - it's pay what you want (including free) I would love to get it added to your pretty awesome list - thanks for doing all this curatorial work Zenith.

  29. Hello Zenith I have 3 builds I have made myself how wold i post these?

    1. The best way would be to host them somewhere (such as google docs), and then comment on the Guide to the Builds with the links. If they meet the criteria, I'll put them on the list.

  30. I didn't make these guides but heres the start of the ACG rollout:



    TarkXT says he almost has a shaman guide done.

    BTW, thanks for keeping this up here. I use the crap out of this guide database, by far the best PF guide database out there. Thanks for the good work!

    1. Doh, you probably want the discussions too:



    2. Added! Thanks for the thanks!

  31. I have written guides about Teamwork Feats and Pets and Lighting, Stealth, and the Hide in Plain Sight ability.

    Also, my essay about Poisons is both a guide and an interpolation for house rules.

  32. Just an addition for the Arclord of Nex PrC Guide. Why weren't they Amazing Tools of Manufacture mentioned? Spend 1 hour and craft 2k worth of magic items? What crafter would not want this?

    1. Noted! You should write a comment on the discussion page as well if you are able.

  33. It's been since May, and while I don't like to do self-promotion, I feel it hasn't been promoted enough.

    I intend to add more material to it as it appears, particularly adding Path of War content. While the other Paladin guides are good at what they do, I feel they are incomplete, and this one is meant to be as comprehensive as possible.

  34. Have you seen KaptainKrunch's Complete Wizard Guide?

    There's a thread on the Paizo forums here:

    And a link to the PDF here:

    It seems like it has a monumental level of detail.

    1. Yup! I believe you are talking about the second guide in the wizard section.

    2. The link to the Discussion thread for the Two-Handed Fighter guide (pretty cool guide, by the way) is messed up -- it is:

      but should be:

      (Note that the first one gives an error.)

      -- (Paizo forums UnArcaneElection)

  35. direct link to Ravindork's Emporium:!AAVhtc9jjDglhno

  36. I don't know if this is something you can use, but I've made a Guide to Temporary Enhancements to Manufactured Weapons.

  37. I swear the was another ranger guide here. It included the switch hitter for more than just core. Anyone know where I can find it?

    1. Hmm - I don't think I've removed any ranger guides. Let me know if you find it!

    2. Was it Treantmonk's Guide to Rangers

    3. Hmm, I definitely have that one.

  38. When will a Slayer's guide be up?

    1. As soon as somebody writes one I suppose. I don't see any.

  39. have you seen some of these?

    1. Very interesting. If somebody compiles and organizes the information, I'll link it!


    There is a new psychic warrior guide. It's more up to date than the old one but still not complete (neither was the old one)

  41. This is a useful guide to the maneuvers in the third party Path of War

  42. Not the best but there is a hunter guide here

  43. You should add this to the other category:
    It's a spreadsheet with all kinds of useful info about the bestiary that I use when building characters, but it always takes forever to find lol!

    1. Got it, I always lose this too. Thanks!

  44. Unchained Summoner guide:
    Discussion Thread for this:

    -- (Paizo forums UnArcaneElection)

  45. I'm not sure if/how you want to include this, but I've got guides for every class and archetype on the official SRD.

    I also have guides for animal companions, channel energy, familiars, firearms, metamagic, polymorph, teamwork feats, and Vital Strike.

    1. First link should be Clumsy copy+paste.

    2. Very nice! Added a link at the bottom.

  46. I've just finished a guide to Ascension Games' Nightblade, feel free to add it to the Prestige/Psionics/3PP section.

  47. Thanks for consolidating all of these guides!

  48. Someone made a Dread guide. Not me, but I am using it to help a prospective Dread character.


  49. I offer advice for character builds using pathfinder, inspired from their favorite characters in the media(video games, movies, anime etc...):
    I update the blog everyday.

  50. I don't know if I'm allowed to nominate my own guide, but I recently made a guide to AoO's that some might find useful. :)

  51. Aand someone (not me) made guides to the Akashic Mysteries Classes:!

  52. Looks like a good Guide to the Kineticist

  53. I believe there is a handbook to the Evangelist PrC out there that would be a very helpful addition to this guide. I'm going to keep looking for it, but just wanted to check if you've seen it?

    1. Hmm, I don't think I've seen it. Let me know if you find it!

  54. I just finished my first attempt at a guide in the Treantmonk style. It's on the Occultist from Occult Adventures.

  55. Ravingdork's Crazy Character Emporium is empty. Found out there's a new link to them.!194&ithint=folder,.pdf&authkey=!AAVhtc9jjDglhno

  56. Two psychic guides created less than 24 hours apart:

  57. As the original author of the second guide you mentioned, I'm glad to see someone else made a guide for the Psychic: let's spread the love for this class!

  58. Any one that have see a guide for the new unchained Monk ?

  59. I do believe I have found A, if not the guide the last anon in August was looking for about the evangelist.

    1. Wait crap, you already have that. Why do I not check these things?

    2. No worries, thanks anyway!


  61. A rogue and a sorcerer guide were just deleted. I saved a copy.



    1. Nice snag. Moved them over. See any more?

  62. I post em as I see em. I also keep backups of anything that I have too, in case one gets missed, I can restore.

  63. Pyrokineticist guide:

    -- {Paizo forums UnArcaneElection}

    1. ^That's a long link -- in case the message engine messes it up, it is also linked from the Aetherkineticist guide you already have linked above.

      -- {Paizo forums UnArcaneElection}

  64. Hey, I notice you're lacking the general Spheres of Power handbook, which is made by the guy who wrote the elementalist. Would you mind adding it?

    1. No problem, though I do request that you link directly to the guide- Currently you link to the discussion thread. Here's a link to the actual guide itself:

  65. Two more handbooks:

    First is Templates and You, a handbook to templates for PCs,

    Following that up is the Thaumaturge handbook, link to the Discussion:
    Direct Link:

  66. Another Arcanist guide in progress:
    Discussion thread for this: (also has link to the guide in case the message engine messes up the first link above).

    -- {Paizo forums UnArcaneElection}