Abilities +2 to one ability score
Skills Training in one extra skill
Size Medium
Speed 6
Vision normal
Languages Common
Choice of one other
Traits Bonus Feat
Bonus Skill
Human Defense Bonus
Choice of;

Bonus At-Will Power
Heroic Effort

Avg. height 5'6"–6'2"
167–188 cm
Avg. weight 135–220 lbs.
61–100 kg
Human is a player character race in 4th edition Dungeons & Dragons.[PH:46][HotFL:272][HotFK:264]

Racial traitsEdit



  • Bonus Feat: You gain a bonus feat at 1st level. You still must meet the feat’s prerequisites.
  • Bonus Skill: You gain training in one additional skill (any skill, not just from your class skill list).
  • Human Defense Bonuses: +1 to Fortitude, Reflex, and Will defenses.
  • Your choice of:
    • Bonus At-Will Power: You know one extra 1st-level at-will attack power from your class.[U:6/2008]
    • Heroic Effort: You have the heroic effort racial utility power.

Favored classesEdit

A human is very versatile, and therefore, can easily be of any class (translated from the +2 to the ability score of your choice).

Human featsEdit

These feats have the human race as a prerequisite. Half-elves with the Dual Heritage racial trait and muls who select the human race for their Born of Two Races racial trait can also take these feats. Additional prerequisites are noted.

Heroic tier (any level) Paragon tier (level 11 or higher)
Epic tier (level 21 or higher)

Human paragon pathsEdit

These paragon paths have the human race as a prerequisite. Additional prerequisites are noted.

Human epic destiniesEdit

These epic destinies have the human race as a prerequisite. Additional prerequisites are noted.

Human racial utilityEdit

Humans can obtain the following racial utility powers in place of the class utility powers: