Transmuters see the world as a sculptor sees clay. Every stone, every bit of steel can be worked into a new form, and transmuters learn how to reshape materials to the exclusion of more combat-oriented abilities.
At 2nd level, a transmuter learns how to alter the shape of items. This ability works as stone shape, using his transmuter level for his caster level, but it can affect objects of any composition, including metal, stone, wood, cloth, and so on. It cannot be used on rare materials, such as mithral, cold iron, or adamantine, subject to GM discretion. Transmute can only be used on inanimate objects and structures, and cannot be used on magic items. The transmuter can use this ability a number of times per day equal to 3 + his Charisma modifier.
This ability replaces imbue.
This alters the vanguard’s bonus feats.
This ability replaces vanguard tactics.mithral or adamantine. He can use two of his daily uses of transmute to craft raw materials into a finished product, as the spell fabricate, using his transmuter level as his caster level.
This ability replaces impoved imbue.polymorph any object, using his transmuter level as his caster level. He can only affect objects with the effect.
This ability replaces greater imbue.
Path of Iron, © 2015, Ascension Games, LLC; Author Christopher Moore