Draconic Affinity

An apex warrior with the draconic affinity exhibits the traits of true dragons or those races of the draconic blood. He tends to be lithe but strong in appearance, powerfully built, and prefers battle tactics that rely upon cunning. The following affinity traits, combat style feats, and apex powers emulates creatures of the draconic species.

Affinity Traits

Adept Maneuvers: The apex gains a +2 bonus on combat maneuver checks made to disarm, sunder, or trip an opponent. This bonus only applies while both the apex warrior and his opponent are standing on the ground.

Agile Moves: The apex warrior gains a +2 bonus on Acrobatics and Climb checks.

Clawed: The apex warrior grows claws at the ends of his finger, granting 2 claw attacks. This is a primary natural attack that deals 1d4 points of slashing damage. The apex warrior must have the feline or draconic affinity to select this trait.

Darkvision (Ex): The apex warrior gains darkvision 60 feet. If the apex warrior already has darkvision, its range increases by 30 feet.

Draconic Empathy: The apex warrior gains a +2 bonus on Diplomacy and Intimidate checks against creatures of the dragon or reptilian types.

Draconic Immunities: The apex warrior is immune to magic sleep and paralysis effects.

Dragon Lore: The apex warrior gains a +2 bonus on Knowledge (arcana) checks related to dragons and draconic races.

Dragon Tongue: The apex warrior gains Draconic as a bonus language.

Improved Scent (Ex): The apex warrior gains the Keen Scent ability. The apex warrior must have the scent trait to select this trait.

Keen Senses: The apex warrior gains a +2 bonus on Perception checks.

Natural Swimmer: The apex warrior gains a +2 bonus on Swim checks.

Night Vision: The apex warrior gains low-light vision. If the apex warrior already has low-light vision, its range doubles.

Scaleborn (Ex): The apex warrior grows small dragon scales all over his body. His natural armor bonus increases to +3. The apex warrior must have the tough hide traits to select this trait.

Scent (Ex): The apex warrior gains the Scent ability.

Toothy: The apex warrior grows large, sharp teeth, granting a bite attack. This is a primary natural attack that deals 1d4 points of piercing