There are tales of people in the mountain jungles of Tythis witnessing ghosts or warriors in the mists. They tell you not tresspass in the mists or harm the natural order of the land.... I guess people will believe anything these days.
Minari resemble upright apes and can be solid colored or have a mix of grey, white, red, brown and black skin tones with areas of fur. Their tails are prehensile and usually wrapped around their waist when not in use..
Minari Hair style tells thier stature in thier culture and Military rank. If you are lucky enough to witness a Minari you will see how they adorn thier hair with precious materials. some made of wood, stone and for the high in social standing with precious metals and gems.
Signs of their origin from an elemental plane lies in their eyes that can range any color of the elements or a combination of them.
A Plane Connection
The Minari originate from an unknown plane that Mirrors our own that became connected to Tythis. Minari are a reclusive race that live in the misty mountain jungles of the world. They have great monk warriors who protect thier borders atop thier majestic Stonebark Walls that can stretch for miles. The Minari value balance and wisdom, they revere nature and the elements. The Minari are adept in the art of stealth and not being seen.
While Minari get along well with most races they tend to be isolationist and due to culture are slow to trust.
First Impressions " The first glance always shares a hidden part of the soul"-Sage Cucumo
Patience is not a virtue " Patience is not a virtue but a necessity, share your life only with those blessed in this fact"-Master Portul'Aca
Fight to understand "To truly know someone chalange them to a fight, when is the wedding?"-Counselor Brassica Napus
Minari are named after favorite vegetables or fruits their mothers eat during pregnancy.
Minari Racial Traits
All Minari are capable fighters trained from childhood, You can roll a d4 in place of the normal damage of your unarmed strike.
Ability Score Increase +2 Dexterity +2 Wisdom
Age Minari reach physical maturity around 20 years of age and reach adulthood around 65 and live up to five centuries old
Alignment Most Minari are neutral good seeking grace and balance.
Size Minari range from under 5 to 6 feet tall, have muscled athletic builds. Your Size is Medium
Speed Base walking speed is 30 feet, when in a jungle or tall forest speed is 40 feet while in the upper canopy of the trees
Dark Vision up to 60 feet
Elemental fortification Choose one element you are familiar with: Fire, water, frost, lightning, Earth. You gain +5 resistance to that element and understand its properties
prehensile tail Through training (or talent) you can use your tail for fine manipulation, such as lockpicking or tying knots, Having a prehensile tail also adds +2 bonus on all Acrobatics checks.
Languages Minahl is the primary sacred language of the Minari and encompasses a rich tradition of poetry and drama as well as scientific, technical, philosophical and religious texts. Primordial the reverence of the elements has taught the minari people how to speak with the elements. Common You understand and write the common language of the land.