Gnomes are a very innovative race of scholars and inventors. Their clever creations have changed more than one householdās everyday life; however have caused a few households to explode. A race with fast speech and good nature makes for bright personas, both adored and hated. However they are well liked by most. They have pleasant dispositions and zest for life that goes unrivaled in the land of Orthos. Gnomes have a small body structure, appearing as small squat elves. Their height ranges from between 2'9 to 3'6" The average life span of a gnome is 300 years

(Starting Languages: Common, Gnome, one other, usually Halfling)

-Gnomes start out as Tradesman if they choose the Trade 'Engineer' or 'Alchemist'
-Gnomes have a +2 to saves against illusion spells.
-Gnomes can cast Minor Illusion at a +3tht 3 times daily.
-Gnomes can speak with small forest animals 2 times daily as a free action.

Maximum Starting Stats: Strength: 18, Dexterity: 21, Constitution: 20, Intelligence: 22, Wisdom: 19, Charisma: 20

Minimum Starting Stats: Strength: 3, Dexterity: 6, Constitution: 5, Intelligence: 7, Wisdom: 4, Charisma: 5