Champion of the Dead (Antipaladin/Cleric)

(Original concept by gracefulArmageddon)

Primary: Antipaladin.

Secondary: Cleric.

Alignment: Any evil.

Hit Dice: d10.

Bonus Skills and Ranks: The champion of the dead selects three cleric skills to add to his class skills in addition to the normal antipaladin class skills. The champion of the dead gains a number of ranks at each level equal to +2 Int modifier.

Table: Champion of the Dead

Note: “+1” represents the domain spell slot

Weapon and Armor Proficiency

The champion of the dead is proficient with all simple and martial weapons, with all types of armor (heavy, light and medium), and with shields (except tower shields).


A champion of the dead casts divine spells which are drawn from the antipaladin spell list and adds all domain spells from each of his deity’s domains to his spell list. He also adds the following spells to this list at the indicated spell levels: 

1st–decompose corpse, restore corpse, sculpt corpse

2nd–animate dead (lesser), command undead, ghoul touch

3rd–gentle repose, halt undead


5th–ghoul army

6th–create undead