Thursday, May 27, 2021

A Delta Directory

Updated 9 June 2021

Sometimes, people ask questions like "what is a delta class" or "how do deltas work" or "oh yeah, big guy-- what are you gonna do about it?" So for ease of reference, here are all the delta classes I could find. This will cause the universe to generate more such classes in order to outdate the index, but as they say "shrug emoji" person juggling emoji

A "delta" class is simply one in which there are certain diegetic tasks you perform in order to gain abilities, rather than gathering experience points to cash in for a level. For my sanity, I will only be tracking classes that attest to their delta designation in some way.

squigboss, the originator of this particular formation writes this outline of delta templates.

Purely delta-based advancement

Partially delta-based advancement

A dishonorable mention, my april fools "delta thief":


  1. I believe my Necromancer is purely delta advancement if you’d care to include it.

  2. I love all of these. The concept is so great, I had to write my own:

    1. Very nice! My directory is certainly out of date by now, but I'll update it to include the almador.