When the clatter of mounted warriors has faded and the dust settles, the humble and oft overlooked infantry rise to the occasion, often led by stout dreadnaughts ready to strike fear into their enemies whether mounted or not. An able leader and commander, a dreadnaught is the epitome of the warband captain, leading by example, practised in teamwork and tactics and calling out deadly challenges to champions or pursuing vendettas against churls. His footman’s charge makes him nigh unstoppable on the field of battle. (Original Concept by Oceanshieldwolf)
Primary Class: Cavalier.
Secondary Class: Inquisitor.
Hit Dice: d10.
Bonus Skills and Ranks: The dreadnaught may select three inqisitor skills to add to his class skills in addition to the normal cavalier class skills. The dreadnaught gains a number of ranks at each level equal to 4 + Int modifier.
Weapon and Armor Proficiency: The dreadnaught is proficient with all simple and martial weapons, with all types of armor (heavy, light, and medium), and with shields (except tower shields).
Soldier of Valor (Ex): At 1st level, a dreadnaught gains the inquisitor’s Valor inquisition, but uses his Charisma modifier instead of his Wisdom to determine the number of times