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A race within URealms Live is the species of a character that determines to some extent their appearance and personality.

A height chart of the approximate average height of several main races in URealms


Races have not always existed in their current form. During the Nuren Campaign players were allowed to choose any race, but were instructed to behave as if they were a Dwarf. Band of Thieves introduced the first race cards, for Dwarves and Gnomes. Since then some new playable races have appeared.

Playable Races

Playable Races

These are races that have been available at character creation to play as in an official campaign. Each player race includes at least two sub-races, which further define a character's traits. A player's main race and sub-race each provide a specified amount of base stamina, as well as a unique ability.

Playable Races of The Realms
Race Description
Dvergr Dvergrs are dwarves with the ability to turn into stone in a single instant.
Dwarf Dwarves are a race of short, mountain dwelling, human-like beings with very long lifespans.
Elf Elves are much taller than Dwarves or Gnomes and possess an impressive affinity for magic.
Dwelf Dwelves are a hybrid race between Dwarves and Elves, but they generally associate themselves with elves.
Gnome Gnomes are a race of beings shorter than Dwarves. They are very proficient with the usage of technology and other forms of treasure items.
Keen Keens are a type of gnomes that are the smallest people in the realms, usually around two feet tall..
Kobold Kobolds are short, furry creatures that live in caves. They primarily eat gems and crystals of low quality. They are also known for their dislike of Dwarves, and are known to lie on a normal basis.
Black Boar Black Boars are Porcs that are much larger in height and weight, and are usually nine feet tall. Like Porcs, they are not very intelligent.
Porc Porcs are Orc-like creatures that share physical similarities to pigs. They are born from purple goop that Porcs also use to digest their food. They don't normally discriminate between other races, but rather see all races as types of Porc, and usually use power to set one another apart. Most Porcs are also not that intelligent.
Greenskin Goblin Greenskins Goblins are small creatures, hated by Elves more than any other race. They are considered the "scum of the earth". They also possess the ability to protect themselves from mind control.
Hobgoblin Hobgoblins are normally larger than regular Goblins, but are hated by them and viewed even lower than them by elves.
Gobolf Gobolfs are creatures that are a mix of elves and goblins, but they are generally looked down upon by elves and are shunned from both elven and goblin society. The past of Gobolfs is quite unclear, as elves and goblins cannot breed, so it is unknown how Gobolfs came to be.
High Bear High bears are an extremely powerful and rare race. They place Honor and Family above all else, and view other races as inferior.

Attributed Races

These are races given to the players at random from Attribute cards. These races do not cancel nor alter the playable races a player picks at Character Creation. A player's attributed race does provide a specified amount of base stamina.

Attributed Races of The Realms
Main Race Description
Ageless The Ageless are a group of Skeletal creatures created through Death Magic rituals. Being an Ageless makes one nearly immortal. Dvergr Dvergr Dwarves cannot become Ageless, as their skeletons are made of stone.
Believer Believers are a group of Arcane beings who possess books and become characters from those books.
Vampire Vampires are people who are in constant search for their soul mate and can see through the lies of others.

Creature Races

These are races that only NPCs have existed as. Some creature races may be made into playable races in the future.

Creature Races of The Realms
Race Description
Beetle Beetles are collected in bags, a delicacy of Gnomes.
Beenu The Beenu are an ancient race of technologically advanced people, who may or may not be extinct. Some of their remains can be found in the Zarlin Catacombs, and other Great Halls.
Black Wolf Black Wolves are pack hunters which are immune to damage when in direct moonlight. First seen in The Blood Snake Queen.
Blood Cobra Little is known about Blood Cobras, which first appeared alongside the Blood Snake Queen in The Blood Snake Queen.
Blood Snake Blood Snakes are carnivorous reptiles constantly covered in blood, commonly found in forests. First seen in Band of Thieves.
Bullogre Ogre Bulls that are born with two heads, but can grow up to five.
Catapult Turtle Turtles that can catapult things off of their backs, first seen in Woodcarvers.
Clockodile Clockodiles are crocodile-like creatures that cannot speak, and instead only tick like a clock. They have clocks for faces, and were created as an experiment by a gnomish inventor. They were first seen in Band of Thieves when Squinks' disguise fails and randomly turns him into one.
Crunchodile A simple crocodile. First mentioned in The Cobblers as the creatures that Clockodiles were created from.
Cow Frog Cow Frogs are huge female creatures that primarily feed off Goblins. While inside a Cow Frog, characters do double damage. First seen in Kobold Headhunters.
Donkey A creature that is immune to rough terrain, can charge and can bite. First seen in The Many Gobos of Pat.
Dornabor A shapeshifting creature that takes on the shape of the thoughts of those surrounding it. First seen in The Tower of Ultimate Wizardry: Chapter One.
Dragon Dragons are creatures of amazing power. Currently the only known dragons are the Dragon Aspects, their children, and the Sun and Moon dragons.
Flesh Monstrosity Artificial creatures created with the bodies of people by Flesh Weavers. First seen in The Death of Virgo.
Eaglebear Eaglebears are eagle-bear hybrids that are capable of flight, and are known to be fond of Fish Yogurt. First seen in Band of Thieves.
Elaphelk Elaphelks are large mountable mammals that are a cross between an elephant and an elk. First seen in The Many Gobos of Pat.
Elemech Elementals with Robotic Bodies. First seen in The Zarlin Catacombs.
Elemental Elementals are magical creatures composed of different elemental substances. These forms include the Frost Elemental, Air Sprite, Fire Spirit, and Earthlord. Theurgists have the ability to summon them to aid in combat. First seen in Porc Hunters.
Fairy Small creatures that have healing abilities.
Flame Spooky A Flame Spooky is a huge creature made of pure fire that emits from a central point. Its body is a big cloud of flames, though its head is made of a slightly stronger material. First seen in The Sunswords.
Forn The Forn are mentioned in Okagnoma Guild Hall as a race created by Thor. Other than this, there is no canon information known about them.
Frog Frogs can be put on a stick and put into the ground to allow allies to regain stamina.
Funk Funks are a creatures that resemble a cross between a fox and a skunk, that can spray a solution that smells nice. They cause hallucinations to those they spray. First seen in The Sunswords.
Gemling Gemlings are small crystalline creatures found in caves. They are very weak but can be trouble in large numbers. First seen in Band of Thieves.
Glamourshark Glamoursharks are glamorous shark-like creatures that live in The Drink. They seem to like Fish Yogurt. First seen in The Jewel of the Dingo Isles.
Golem Golems are creatures made out of any material to fulfill a specific goal.
Gorgon Small creatures that love treasure and will obsess over it. First seen in The Zarlin Catacombs.
Groundbold Groundbolds seem to be very large special siblings to Kobolds. They are neutral unless bribed otherwise, and are not easily affected by any attack. First seen in The Many Gobos of Pat.
Harpy Harpies are humanoid creatures with wings. They like Fish Yogurt. Harpies fly across The Drink to ransack pirate ships. First seen in The Jewel of the Dingo Isles.
Hat Rat Hat Rats are rats that appear to be wearing Magician hats. Much like Magicians, Hat Rats are able to cast randomly selected spells. First seen in The Unseen Rogues.
Humming Bird A Humming Bird was killed by Heathera Stonemason's magic while showing off. First seen in Woodcarvers.
Lacerator Lacerator's are mindless carnivores plants, that are docile unless provoked. First seen in Woodcarvers
Ladybug A Ladybug was enlarged while SK Malone's Mercenaries fought Sun and Moon wolves. First seen in The Blood Snake Queen.
Leech Leeches are small, harming creatures, that are often trapped in jars to be used as a weapon. By sucking blood they can weaken creatures permanently.
Mammothboar A Mammothboar was mentioned by Noxel's Squire, and this Mammothboar was fought by Noxel and it was showcased in Berserker Monthly. First mentioned in Kobold Headhunters
Medusa A Medusa has the ability to control the minds of others with their gaze, and has snakes for hair. First seen in The Many Gobos of Pat.
Monkey Fish Monkey Fish are amphibious fish-monkey hybrids capable of speech. First seen in Band of Thieves.
Moose Moose are creatures used by Elves in the Sunsword Family as mounts. They are quite passive. First seen in Buckeroos.
Nimbus Nimbi are sentient clouds that can be summoned by Monks to defend themselves. They are created through using powerful Earth Magic, and are usually deceased family members, or close friends. First seen in Kobold Headhunters.
Ogre Ogres appear to have two heads, usually of varying intelligence. First seen in The Sunswords.
Parrot Parrots seem to be able to not only mimic speech, but create their own sentences. They can also apparently live inside another creature's mouth for extended periods of time, but they do not like it. First seen in The New Crew.
Pig Pigs are creatures that are related to Porcs, and can transform into Porcs if they are bathed in a Porc's acidic vomit.
Pot Puppies Pot Puppies are planted as seeds that sprout into puppies. First seen in The Jewel of the Dingo Isles.
Ramster Ramsters are giant, carnivorous, tusked hamsters that can be ridden. First seen in The Many Gobos of Pat.
Raskum Raskum are very intelligent, deadly panther-like creatures that inhabit many of the mountains that Kobolds live in. There is no commonly known way to kill a Raskum, and while their claws and leather hide is used for crafting, this is only obtained from Raskum that have died of old age. [1]
Rat Rats appear in The Many Gobos of Pat during Madelyne's grievance at the loss of her pet wolf Scott.
Raven Ravens are the main source of distance communication, first mentioned by Gwyneth Sunsword in The Silvermine Mountains.
Scorpion Scorpions were mentioned by Patrick Cake, who cautioned his team to watch out for Scorpions in the desert. First mentioned in Guild of Explorers.
Scrooge Scrooges are Ducks that steal treasure and can shoot a ray of frost out of their bill. First seen in Kobold Headhunters.
Shellmind Creatures that live deep underwater and produce an item called the Water Candle.
Shroom Trent Shroom Trents are large mushroom-like creatures with the ability to produce smaller mushrooms to attack and regenerate its body. They speak their own Mushroom Language. First seen in Kobold Headhunters.
Skelephelk Undead skeletal Elaphelks, who were seen under the control of the Porc leader, Porbo. They possess the innate ability to negate magic used against them, as well as the spells of those who sit on their back. First seen in Porc Hunters.
Spider Spiders were mentioned as pets by Shaneil in The Silvermine Mountains.
Sun Hound Sun Hounds are canines capable of sun magic, commonly used as pets for Elves. First seen in Band of Thieves.
Steelbeek Steelbeeks are a species of birds that were seen attached to Papi Pombo's bat. First seen in Unexpected Discovery.
Stone Guardian Stone Guardians are enormous stone statues that protect the temple of the Dingo Isles. First seen in The Jewel of the Dingo Isles.
Stone Tail Wolves that have the ability to root themselves into the ground and control the plant life around them. First seen in Kobold Headhunters.
Swammie A magic fish that has oils which cause hallucinations. Rancid Swammies make the magic abilities of those who consume them unstable.
Vhark Vulture-Shark hybrids that are quite large, and can fire lasers from their eyes. First seen in Buckeroos.
Whisper Snake Whisper Snakes are aquatic snakes that can mind control people for a short time, and can vary in size greatly. First seen in Porc Hunters.
White Wolf White Wolves are pack hunters which are immune to damage while in direct sunlight. First seen in The Blood Snake Queen.
Wolf Wolves are fierce beasts, but are loyal to their owners. First seen in The Many Gobos of Pat.
Ytt Ytts are able to transform into any character that hits them, and can take control of someone's body if they get close enough. First seen in The Sunswords.