This guide takes a look at the martial artist archetype for monks in Pathfinder and includes a small sample build.
A guide to the cruel vivisectionist, an archetype for the alchemist class in Pathfinder. This article contains an overview of abilities and a 5th-level sample build to serve as a starting point for your character.
A look at the two-handed fighter archetype from Pathfinder, including a short sample build.
This guide to the zen archer archetype takes you through the ins-and-outs of the various class abilities and gets you started with a short sample build to show you what you can do with your bow-toting monk.
A guide to the knife master rogue archetype for Pathfinder, including a short sample build to get you started.
Intimidated by all those Fighter archetypes in Pathfinder? I break down all of the archetypes from the core books and discuss them in brief, so you don't have to read each one in full to know if it could work for your character.
This guide takes a look at barbarian rage powers and the most common build type (using a big two-hander). Included is a short sample build.
I take a look at the hexcrafter magus archetype, as well as highlighting some hexes that are interesting choices. At the end, as usual, you'll find a small sample build.
Death or Glory is generally a bad feat, but that doesn't mean you can't try to do something useful with it. This guide explores some of the other things that have synergy with the feat.
This guide takes a quick look at the spellslinger's forgotten buddy, the arcane bomber. It includes a general overview and some advice on how to build the character, including a sample build.
This article provides a look at the qinggong monk archetype, including recommended ki powers and a sample build.
A look at the divine hunter paladin archetype, including a sample build.
A look at Pathfinder's spellbreaker archetype, including the best arcane schools to defend yourself against and a sample build.
An overview of the master of many styles archetype from Ultimate Combat and a sample build.
A look at Pathfinder's trapper ranger archetype (from Ultimate Magic), including a sample build.
An examination of Angela Carter's "The Company of Wolves," from the perspective of its inversion of the most familiar versions of Little Red Riding Hood.
If you're looking to play a rogue in Pathfinder, this guide will explain the essential skills you'll want to master and cover some common build types.
Let's take a look at the kensai archetype from Ultimate Combat, including a small sample build to get you started.
Take an in-depth look at Pathfinder's fighter and what you can do to make sure you're a solid asset to your group. This guide explores several common fighter types (based on fighting style) and provides sample builds up through 10th level to get you started.
If you're looking to make a dedicated healer in Pathfinder, you can't go wrong with the Merciful Healer cleric archetype. This guide gives a quick overview of why you can go toe-to-toe with an oracle of life in the healing department and offers a five-level sample build.
A guide to Pathfinder's dragoon fighter archetype, as well as a sample build.
In this Pathfinder guide, take a quick look at the awesome musket master archetype, and get advice on a foundational build up to level 5.
I take a look at the dervish bard archetype, overviewing its abilities and providing a sample build to get you started.
A brief guide to the mindchemist archetype for Pathfinder; includes a sample build. The mindchemist is the best way to maximize Knowledge skills in the game.
If you're curious about Pathfinder's synthesist archetype for the summoner, this guide will give you an overview and a sample build to get you started!
An overview of the spellslinger wizard archetype for the Pathinder Roleplaying Game, including a basic sample build.
Curious about the Titan Mauler barbarian archetype? I break it down to see how well it does it's job, since Third Edition's solution to the idea of wielding large weapons (Monkey Grip) totally failed.
A quick look at Pathfinder's burglar archetype—the perfect way to make sure you're prepared for a trap-loving Game Master.
This article features a look at why Pathfinder's holy gun archetype doesn't work as advertised and how you can play a similar and more effective character without it, including a brief sample build.