5e Religious Classes

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The religious core classes are: Cleric, Druid, Paladin, Warlock.

Variant Classes[edit]

These are classes that can be thought of as variants of core classes, or other archetypal classes.

Clerics[edit]

Classes which are variants of the Cleric class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Hand of the Kraken A religious warrior that summons tentacles to control the battlefield. half
Healer, Variant A peace loving Healer whom is not a Cleric, instead a person of purity and good intent for others. full

Druids[edit]

Classes which are variants of the Druid class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Hand of the Kraken A religious warrior that summons tentacles to control the battlefield. half
Nature Shaman
Wu Jen Mystical magic users from the eastern lands of Kara-Tur full

Paladins[edit]

Classes which are variants of the Paladin class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Angel A heavenly protector of the upper planes half
Apocalypto Horsemen who signal the end-times. half
Aztec Warrior
Blackguard half
Bright Lord A Strong, warm, merciful fighter imbued with powers generated from their own good energies. third
Chair's Inquisitor Inquisitors are agents of gods who hunt down enemies of the faith with divine judgement and magic. half
Cosmos User Powerful Knights that uses the cosmos of the universe to fight.
Crusader, Variant Warriors of faith who inspire bravery.
Dark Knight A knight who obliterates enemies through the powers of darkness. So like a paladin, but so very different. half
DoomSlayer, Variant A warrior bent on vengeance and the destruction of all things demonic and cruel.
Dragon Blade A swordmaster that fights with deadly grace, skill, and power
Dragon Fighter, 2nd Variant A swordmaster that fights with deadly grace, skill, and power
Dragon Fighter, Variant A swordmaster that fights with deadly grace, skill, and power
Dragonsoul Warrior A warrior able to channel the power of the dragon souls.
Fanatic a being who has been stained in blood through battle or trickery
Godslayer One forsaken seeks revenge on that which hath left them stranded
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Hand of the Kraken A religious warrior that summons tentacles to control the battlefield. half
Herald Champions of greatness who use their raw force of personality to empower their allies. half
Holy Crusader Take back the Holy Land! Deus Vult!
Huntsman A versatile fighting class that makes use of a transforming weapon and mitigates damage with Aura (RWBY).
Imperial Warden Imperial Blessed Warrior. half
Iron Solari
Master Of Ceremonies A valiant champion who calls upon divine powers to smite their foes and protect their allies.
Muqatil A Middle Eastern Fighter
Prime Guardian A powerful warrior who wields massive shields and raw divine power.
Sword Saint Different fighters choose different approaches to perfecting their fighting prowess, but they all end up perfecting it.
Zealot The zealot is dedicated to supporting their cause at all costs.

Warlocks[edit]

Classes which are variants of the Warlock class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Bearer of Calamities
Celestial Warlock A divine patron has granted you the ability to manipulate radiant and mundane energy to assist friends or harm foes. half
Channeler A divine variant of the warlock class, channelers have made a sacred covenant with an archangel or other celestial being.
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Saint A divine variant of the warlock class, saints have made a sacred covenant with an archangel or other celestial being.

Mashup Classes[edit]

These are classes that can be thought of as mashup classes inspired by the core classes, or other archetypal classes.

Clerics[edit]

Classes which are mashups partly inspired by the Cleric class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Angelic Warrior
Death's Servant full
Dirge/Priest of Nihilism An unlikely melding of the antithesis of Cleric and Bard. full
Gifted Warrior full
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Hand of the Kraken A religious warrior that summons tentacles to control the battlefield. half
Inquisitor, 2nd Variant Holy warrior who is entrusted with the task of rooting out heresy. full
Mage, Variant A caster of arcane magic, used by wise scholars and chaotic enigmas alike. They are capable of prodigious potential and great change. full
Mystic Theurge
Prophet A Prophet is a mortal being that's fate has led them to become a conduit of heavenly power whilst acting largely independent.
Warpriest A divine warrior that manipulates radiant energy to assist friends or harm foes. half

Druids[edit]

Classes which are mashups partly inspired by the Druid class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Animist, Variant A being empowered by the power of the spirits three-quarters
Awakener A powerful manipulator of plants that obey their controller's every command with some semblance of intelligence. half
Chloromaster A soul deeply tied into the plant life around them. full
Entomancer A magic user who use bugs and insects to their advantage half
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Hand of the Kraken A religious warrior that summons tentacles to control the battlefield. half
Keeper A Keeper is someone who is followed by powerful life magic wherever they go, and they must choose how to manifest it.
Shaman The bridge that connects the world of the living and the world of the dead, taking the power of spirits to cast spells and gain other powers. full

Paladins[edit]

Classes which are mashups partly inspired by the Paladin class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Angelic Warrior
Chosen, Variant A creature that has been blessed by a god.
Death's Incarnate Beings beyond reasoning of normal people, that embrace Death as their life, goal and means of justice.
Death Knight, 2nd Variant half
Demiglaive
Demon Heir half
Demon Hunter A demon hunter is one who has made a pact with a devil or vengeful angel to exterminate demons.
Demon Wielder Fighters who utilize the power of demons to assist them in battle.
Follower of Marutuk A beefy frontline fighter that's especially effective when in combat against dragons of all kinds.
Gifted Warrior full
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Half Shade A being possessed half
Hallownest Knight A class based around the Hollow Knight lore.
Hand of the Kraken A religious warrior that summons tentacles to control the battlefield. half
Hellraised Hellraised are the embodiment of evil deeds bent on destroying those that have wronged them or get in their way. third
Heroic Champion A class based of the Servants from the Fate series
Hollow Knight, Variant A Knight who uses the power of the void within themselves and their master swordsmanship to combat their foes.
Inquisitor, 2nd Variant Holy warrior who is entrusted with the task of rooting out heresy. full
Knight Warriors of nobility and valor who fight for either their lady's hand or for fame and honor.
Knight of the Fey Knights who have pledged themselves to the service of a specific archfey or a Fey court as a whole in return for magical power.
Pegasus Knight A protector of the weak, riding a winged horse.

Warlocks[edit]

Classes which are mashups partly inspired by the Warlock class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Abyss Knight A fighter who exchanged its soul to gain demonic powers.
Accursed A Cursed Eldritch Shape Shifter
Animist, Variant A being empowered by the power of the spirits three-quarters
Apostle In this world, is the destiny of mankind controlled by some transcendental entity or law? Is it like the hand of God hovering above? At least it is true that man has no control; even over his own will.
Corrupted Soul A soul whose rot spreads to the body
Death's Servant full
Demon Heir half
Demon Host Uh oh! There's a demon in me! half
Demon Hunter A demon hunter is one who has made a pact with a devil or vengeful angel to exterminate demons.
Dirge/Priest of Nihilism An unlikely melding of the antithesis of Cleric and Bard. full
Gifted Warrior full
Gri-Gri Mystic (Wokan) A primitive casting class, able to learn casting spells through sacrifice, spellbooks or scrolls, or by being taught. full
Grimoire Summoner Chosen by a magical Grimoire, the user harnesses it's power to summon a Guardian Beast to wreak havoc on the battlefield.
Half Shade A being possessed half
Hellraised Hellraised are the embodiment of evil deeds bent on destroying those that have wronged them or get in their way. third
Hermetic Mage Hermetic Mages dont cast many powerful spells, but their versatility more than makes up for it.
Manus Magister "Manus", meaning "Hands", and "Magister", meaning "Mage" or "Master", the Manus Magister is a certain type of wizard that has mastered a peculiar and rare technique of magic, the so-called "hand mage". half
Prophet A Prophet is a mortal being that's fate has led them to become a conduit of heavenly power whilst acting largely independent.

Incomplete Classes[edit]

Clerics[edit]

Incomplete Classes which are variants of the Cleric class or which are mashups inspired by the Cleric class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Astartes
Aura Magister Aura Magisters use ancient magics to control the powers of holy life and the grimness of death. full
Battle Mage As a battle mage, you gain the following class features. full
Champion of Mercy A champion chosen by a deity.
Death Magus full
Elemental Master At level one, choose a subclass. This will determine which element you are connected to.
Health Mage
Hierophant A Hierophant is the hand and will of their god given power through the contract made. half
Information Mage full
Knight of Darkness Individuals that harvest the life essence (souls) of their enemies in the name of Darkness. half
Lodestar half
User:MoDuckyMo/Shaman Summoners who are able to commune with and gain aid from helpful spirits half
Monochromancer Harness the forces of light and darkness to shift the battle in your favor. full
Plane Controller Controller and defender of the planes. full
Raider
Slugslinger half
Snake Charmer Use soothing music to make snakes bend at your will. Summon snakes from pocket dimensions to aid you in battle. full
Spirit Smith Using the spirit of your enemies as material components for spells and items, improving both defense and offense, and much more!
Starseer full
Tarot Mage Tarot Mages channel Tarot cards to augment themselves and create powerful magical effects. full
Tarot Reader half
The CardSlinger
The Ironclad Soldiers with demonic strength
The Silent (Slay the Spire Class) A deadly group of hunters and huntresses from the foglands.
Tide Shifter half
Vampire, Seraph 2nd Variant Vampiric things
Warpriest, Variant A divine warrior that manipulates radiant energy to assist friends or harm foes.

Druids[edit]

Incomplete Classes which are variants of the Druid class or which are mashups inspired by the Druid class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Animist An Animist draws on the spirits of the world around them
Apothecary A bond between Druid and Alchemist. full
Avatar full
Battle Mage As a battle mage, you gain the following class features. full
Beastlord half
Bullet Saint
Elemental Master At level one, choose a subclass. This will determine which element you are connected to.
Health Mage
Information Mage full
Knights of the Zodiac Powerful Knights that uses the cosmos of the universe to fight.
User:MoDuckyMo/Shaman Summoners who are able to commune with and gain aid from helpful spirits half
Monochromancer Harness the forces of light and darkness to shift the battle in your favor. full
Raider
Slugslinger half
Snake Charmer Use soothing music to make snakes bend at your will. Summon snakes from pocket dimensions to aid you in battle. full
Spirit Smith Using the spirit of your enemies as material components for spells and items, improving both defense and offense, and much more!
The CardSlinger
The Ironclad Soldiers with demonic strength
The Silent (Slay the Spire Class) A deadly group of hunters and huntresses from the foglands.
Tribal Shaman Tribal Shamans harness the forces of nature and wildlife. Tribal Shaman's hold certain plants and animals to be sacred, and most tribal shamans are devoted to one of the many nature deities. full
Vampire, Seraph 2nd Variant Vampiric things
Winds of Life A healer imbued with the wind full

Paladins[edit]

Incomplete Classes which are variants of the Paladin class or which are mashups inspired by the Paladin class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Astartes
Battle Mage As a battle mage, you gain the following class features. full
Crimson Templar a being who has been stained in blood through battle or trickery half
Death Knight, 4th Variant Ever wanted to play a Warcraft style Death Knight in 5E? I have amalgamated the previous versions into this more vanilla variant. half
Death Knight Ever wanted to play a Warcraft style Death Knight in 5E? I have amalgamated the previous versions into this more vanilla variant. half
Demon's Spearmen 1st variant An adventurer who was pulled from his home and warped by time spent in the abyss. Serving Demon lords as a polearm weilding guard you gain mastery of the weapons.
Demonic Knight, Variant A slave to the darkness. full
Destiny Warlock, variant half
Destiny Warlock
Devil Bound Warriors who have formed an unbreakable contract with a devil.
Divine Conjurer
Divine Imitator
Doom Slayer, 2nd Variant
Dragon Sin
Elemental Master At level one, choose a subclass. This will determine which element you are connected to.
Fey Knight Knights of the Feywild, these Warriors use the power of the Fey to battle thier foes. half
Grand Caster Brought back through ancient magical artifacts or beings of immense power, the casters of old bring their legend back to life. Their existence is quite different, as they do not originate from their history, but of the legend they garnered.
Health Mage
Hero, Variant Individuals chosen by fate to courageously oppose injustice.
Hero Legends never die!
Heroic Spirit, Variant
Heroic Spirit A class based of the Servants from the Fate series
Holy Hunter A half
Holy Weapon User Someone choosen to be a user of a holy weapon.
Hunter (Bloodborne)
Hunter of Artemis One of many female followers of the Greek goddess Artemis, whom follows her values, or wanders whilst linked to the wilderness. half
Huntsman/Huntress As a Huntsmen you gain the following class features.
Information Mage full
Knight of Bretonnia For Honour! For Chivalry! For the Lady of the Lake!
Knight of Darkness Individuals that harvest the life essence (souls) of their enemies in the name of Darkness. half
Knights of the Zodiac Powerful Knights that uses the cosmos of the universe to fight.
Lancer As a Lancer you gain the following class features: half
Legendary Swordsman Swordsman chosen by the gods.
Luminary/Hero Wanna be a Darkspawn?
Martial Warden
Monochromancer Harness the forces of light and darkness to shift the battle in your favor. full
Nephilim Chosen Champion of a Celestial or Demon. full
Nomarch
Oathbreaker A paladin that has forsaken their oath and their deity. It is their will alone that drives them now. half
Paladin, Prevailing Dark
Prismatic Knight These Individuals use the power of the Prism to battle their foes. half
Raider
Servant of Azrael A faithless lost soul who has become a flesh rending servant of the archangel of death himself. half
Shield Maiden Who said a woman can't be a tank??? <
Shinigami
Slugslinger half
Snake Charmer Use soothing music to make snakes bend at your will. Summon snakes from pocket dimensions to aid you in battle. full
Spirit Smith Using the spirit of your enemies as material components for spells and items, improving both defense and offense, and much more!
The CardSlinger
The Ironclad Soldiers with demonic strength
The Silent (Slay the Spire Class) A deadly group of hunters and huntresses from the foglands.
Vampire, Seraph 2nd Variant Vampiric things
Vanquisher Resolved warriors capable of unleashing powerful techniques with their own life energy.

Warlocks[edit]

Incomplete Classes which are variants of the Warlock class or which are mashups inspired by the Warlock class.
Name Summary Spellcasting
Bonded Musician full
Dimensional Core
Seaclaimed Pirate fighter/warlock
Shinigami
Tarot Mage Tarot Mages channel Tarot cards to augment themselves and create powerful magical effects. full

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