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Performance Feats

Performance feats are used when you make a performance combat check, typically granting a special action that occurs when you make that check. Unless you have the Masterful Display feat, you can only apply the effect of one performance feat to each performance combat check you make.

See Performance Combat for more information.

Feat Descriptions

Performance Feats are summarized on the table below. Note that the prerequisites and benefits of the feats on this table are abbreviated for ease of reference. See the feats description for full details.

The following format is used for all feat descriptions.

Feat Name: The feat’s name also indicates what subcategory, if any, the feat belongs to, and is followed by a basic description of what the feat does.

Prerequisite: A minimum ability score, another feat or feats, a minimum base attack bonus, a minimum number of ranks in one or more skills, or anything else required in order to take the feat. This entry is absent if a feat has no prerequisite. A feat may have more than one prerequisite.

Benefit: What the feat enables the character (“you” in the feat description) to do. If a character has the same feat more than once, its benefits do not stack unless indicated otherwise in the description.

Normal: What a character who does not have this feat is limited to or restricted from doing. If not having the feat causes no particular drawback, this entry is absent.

Special: Additional unusual facts about the feat.

Performance Feats

Feat Name Category/Type Prerequisites Benefit Source
Awe-Inspiring Smash* Combat, Performance Str 15, Power Attackbase attack bonus +3

Apply Strength instead of Charisma to performance combat checks. Gain +2 on performance combat checks after a bull rush or sunder combat maneuver check, you gain a +2 bonus on the performance combat check.

PCS:ISC
Black Powder Spectacle* Combat, Grit, Performance Amateur Gunslinger or the grit class feature, base attack bonus +4 Gain a +4 on Intimidate or Perform checks after using a firearm with a performance combat check. PCS:ISC
Dramatic Display* Combat, Performance Dazzling Display Gain +2 on performance combat checks, attack rolls, and combat maneuver checks UC
Hero’s Display* Combat, Performance Dazzling Display Gain +2 on performance combat checks; may demoralize opponents UC
Leapfrog* Combat, Performance Acrobatics 3 ranks Gain +2 on performance combat checks after a successful charge and +4 on AcrobaticsClimbFlyRide, or Swim. PPC:PoR
Masterful Display* Combat, Performance Dazzling Display, any two performance feats Gain benefits of two performance feats UC
Masterful Flourish* Combat, Performance Weapon training class feature Add weapon training bonus on performance combat checks. PCS:ISC
Mocking Dance* Combat, Performance Acrobatics 4 ranks or Perform (dance) 4 ranks May either move 5 feet without provoking attacks of opportunity, or your speed with them UC
Murderer’s Circle* Combat, Performance Dodge, Acrobatics 4 ranks When you make a performance combat check after a critical, move 5 feet UC
Ostentatious Weakness* Combat, Performance Base attack bonus +5, favored enemy class feature Add favored enemy bonus on performance combat checks. PCS:ISC
Savage Display* Combat, Performance Dazzling Display Gain +2 on performance combat checks and +1d6 on damage rolls UC
Savage Surge* Combat, Performance Intimidating Prowessrage class feature Expend rounds of rage for a bonus on performance combat checks. PCS:ISC
Second Wind* Combat, Performance Endurance Gain +2 on performance combat checks and suppress shakensickened, or fatigued conditions until the end of your next turn. PPC:PoR
Spectacular Exit* Combat, Performance Dex 15, DodgeAcrobatics 7 ranks Use Acrobatics to avoid taking a penalty on performance combat checks after withdrawing PCS:ISC
Thrilling Vengeance* Combat, Performance Base attack bonus +3, rage class feature gain +2 performance combat checks while raging if the trigger involved you dealing damage to a creature that had hit you within the last round. PCS:ISC

Other Performance Related Feats

In addition to the feats above, the following feats are related to performance combat without themselves being classified as performance feats.

Feat Name Category/Type Prerequisites Benefit Source
Dazzling Display* Combat Weapon Focus Intimidate all foes within 30 feet PRG:CRB
Master Combat Performer* Combat Performing Combatant or at least three performance featsbase attack bonus +6.

You can make performance combat checks as a free action. You are proficient in all weapons with the performance special quality.

UC
Performance Weapon Mastery* Combat

You treat all weapons you are proficient in as if they had the performance weapon quality.

UC
Performing Combatant* Combat Dazzling Display, any one performance feat.

You can make performance combat checks and use performance feats in any combat.

UC
Stage Combatant* Combat Weapon Focusbase attack bonus +5

When you make an attack with a weapon that you have Weapon Focus in, you take no penalty on the attack roll when you are attempting to make an attack that deals no damage or nonlethal damage.

UC