Nonstandard Point Buy
It is possible to purchase abilities below 8. This gives you extra points to boost your other abilities, as described on the page below.
|Ability Score Point Costs|
Other Stuff You Can Do With Your Points...
- You can spend 1 point to add an extra d4 to your characters starting gold. You cannot more than double your starting gold pool in this fashion.
- You can spend 1 point to start with a minor magical item of the Dungeon Master's choosing, such as a potion or a scroll.
- You can spend 2 points to start with 3 extra action points.
How Many Points?
- Extras: 18 points
- Low Power: 24 points
- Average: 30 points
- High Power: 36 points
- Uber: 42 points