**Druid Archer** for review, this is to demonstrate the feasability of a Druid Archer.... using Wildshape to get a Strong Form(gain Strength and Size and Natural Armor and Natural Attacks(to threaten adjacent) while using Wisdom instead of Dex for Attacking and Rage for a Boost to Str and an Extra Attack

Anthropomorphic Bat ... (+0 LA,Small size, +6 Wis,-4 Str,-2 Cha, Fly 20'(Average))

**ECL 12****Druidic Avenger Variant with Whirling Frenzy rage variation 12**28 point

5 Str(9 base - 4 racial)

8 Dex(8 base )

12 Con(12 base)

16 Int(16 base)

30 Wis(17 base +3 lvls +6 Racial +4 amulet)

6 Cha(8 base -2 racial)

**feats:**[spoiler]

**Flaws:**Slow

Feeble

**Feats:**Educated

Knowledge Devotion

Natural Spell

Zen Archery

Exotic Weapon(Composite Greatbow)

Extra Rage

Extend Rage[/spoiler]

Wildshape (4/day)

Whirling Frenzy(duration 9 rounds each time, 5/day)(with Con 19 Briarvex form)

stats when

**wildshaped ** into

**Briarvex Form**(MM4):

Large Size

Str 29(25+belt)(33 Str with Whirling Frenzy)

Dex 10

Con 19

Int 16

Wis 30(17+3 lvls +6 Racial +4 amulet)

Cha 8

Combat Stats:

Attack BAB+9 +10 Wis+5 Enhancement +5 Insight +1 haste = +30

Damage (+9 Str+5 insight+5 Enhancement)+(1d10x2 size increases(1d10>2d8>3d8)(Huge)=3d8)= 3d8 +19(32), with Whirling Frenzy +34

base results:

**+29/+24** ... all day ...

**32 damage per shot**....... very respectable considering it is also a Full Spellcaster

+30/+30/+25 ... with haste

**+28/+28/+28/+23** ....

**34 damage per shot** ... with Whirling Frenzy and Haste,...... very nice for any class even a Fighter

**Items:**+1 Dragonbone Composite GreatBow(huge)(Dracominicon)

Strongarm Bracers (MIC)

+4 Amulet of Wisdom(DMG)

+4 Monks Belt of Str(DMG/MIC)...combine items

Tooth of Dahlver Nar(Leragne)...GMW @ 20th CL 1/day... use on bow(Tome of Magic)

Vagabonds Boots of Speed (immune to Fatigue(constant), haste 10 rounds/day) (Complete Champion)

**Briarvex form stats ** (MM4)

[spoiler]

Briarvex

8HD

Large

+10 NA

spd 30'

Att:2 spiked fists 2d6+str

25 Str

10 Dex

19 Con

(EX) Imp Woodland Stride [/spoiler]

bottom line ..... i think that does it, fun Archer .... @12th lvl

before this.... his main combat form:

**Dire Ape**