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Rage Powers

General Rage Powers

A creature or character with the rage class feature gains the benefits of rage powers only while raging, and some of these powers require taking an action first. Unless otherwise noted, an individual rage power cannot be selected more than once.

Totem Rage Powers

Totem rage powers grant powers related to a theme. A totem rage power cannot be selected from more than one group of totem rage powers; for example, a character who selects a beast totem rage power cannot later choose to gain a dragon totem rage power.

Bloodrage Rage Powers

Any character meeting the prerequisites can take the following new rage powers. Blood rage powers grant powers in a theme. A barbarian cannot select from more than one group of blood rage powers.

These new rage powers can be found here.

Table: Rage Powers
Rage Power Prerequisites Benefits Source
Animal Fury (Ex) Gain a bite attack PZO1110
Armor Ripper Gain a bonus to Sunder checks with your natural attacks while raging PPC:BotM
Atavism Totem, Lesser (Su) You gain a bite attack; or if you already have a bite attack, it deals damage as if you were one size larger. PRG:VC
Atavism Totem (Su) Barbarian 6 You gain the ferocity ability. PRG:VC
Atavism Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10 You gain the trample ability. PRG:VC
Auspicious Mark (Su) Gain a bonus on a roll once per rage PZO1118
Battle Roar (Su) Barbarian 6, intimidating glare You deal an additional 1d6 points of sonic damage to an opponent you successfully demoralized using intimidating glare. PZO1129
Beast Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, lesser beast totem Gain a natural armor bonus PZO1115
Beast Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, beast totem Gain a pounce attack PZO1115
Beast Totem, Lesser (Su) Gain two claw attacks PZO1115
Bestial Climber (Ex) Barbarian 6, raging climber Climb at your normal land speed while raging PZO1118
Bestial Leaper (Ex) Barbarian 6, raging leaper Take a standard action while moving during a rage PZO1118
Bestial Swimmer (Ex) Barbarian 6, raging swimmer Swim at your normal land speed while raging PZO1118
Bleeding Blow (Ex) Barbarian 8, powerful blow Deal bleed damage with your powerful blows PZO1118
Bloody Bite (Ex) Half-orc, animal fury rage power or a natural bite attack Your bite attack deals 1d6 points of bleed damage in addition to its other effects. PPC:AoE
Bloody Fist (Ex) Barbarian 12 Once per rage, the barbarian may attempt to punch through an opponent’s flesh and rip out one of its vital organs. In order to do so, the barbarian must confirm a critical hit against an opponent with a natural attack or unarmed strike. The barbarian deals damage as normal for a critical hit and the opponent must succeed at a Fortitude save (DC = 10 + 1/2 the barbarian’s class level + the barbarian’s Strength modifier) or take 1d4 points of Constitution damage as one of its vital organs is ripped free from its body. PZO9437
Boar’s Charge Barbarian 12 Automatically score critical hits with your gore attack while raging PPC:BotM
Boasting Taunt (Ex) Barbarian 6 Force an enemy to attack the barbarian PZO1115
Body Bludgeon (Ex) Barbarian 10 Beat a foe with another creature PZO1118
Brawler Gain Improved Unarmed Strike while raging PZO1115
Brawler, Greater Brawler Gain Two-Weapon Fighting while raging PZO1115
Breathtaker (Ex) While raging, whenever you make a successful melee attack against an opponent that is holding its breath, in addition to any other effects caused by that attack, the opponent loses a number of rounds of breath equal to your Strength modifier. PPC:PotR
Celestial Totem Barbarian 8 Gain a halo that shines as daylight and triggers invisibility purge (only reveals non-good creatures) in the barbarian’s square and each adjacent square. CoP
Celestial Totem, Greater Barbarian 12, celestial totem Gain SR while raging equal to 11 + barbarian class level against spells with the evil descriptor; also gain +2 bonus on all saves against spells and effects from evil creatures. CoP
Celestial Totem, Lesser Whenever subjected to a spell that cures hp damage, heal 1 additional hp per caster level. In the case of non-spell healing effects (such as channeled energy or lay on hands), heal a number of additional hp equal to the class level of the character performing the magical healing. CoP
Chaos Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, lesser chaos totem Gain a bonus to Escape Artist and a chance to avoid critical hits PZO1115
Chaos Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, chaos totem Gain DR/lawful and weapons count as chaotic PZO1115
Chaos Totem, Lesser (Su) Gain a deflection bonus to AC and a resistance bonus against lawful spells and creatures PZO1115
Clear Mind (Ex) Barbarian 8 Reroll a failed Will save PZO1110
Come and Get Me (Ex) Barbarian 12 Provoke attacks of opportunity to get extra attacks PZO1115
Crippling Blow (Ex) Barbarian 8, powerful blow Deal Strength or Dexterity damage with your powerful blows PZO1118
Cult Totem, Lesser (Ex) While the barbarian is raging, any morale bonuses or bonuses for flanking she gains on attacks rolls are added to her damage rolls instead of her attack rolls. They are still morale bonuses, and they don’t stack with other morale bonuses on damage rolls. PZO1135
Cult Totem (Ex) Barbarian 6, lesser cult totem rage power The barbarian can make an attack of opportunity against a creature within her reach who damages an ally of the barbarian with a melee attack. Only the enemy, not the barbarian’s ally, needs to be within the barbarian’s melee reach in order for the barbarian to make this attack of opportunity. Once the barbarian makes an attack of opportunity against a creature with this ability, she can’t use this ability to make an attack of opportunity against the same creature for 24 hours. PZO1135
Cult Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, lesser cult totem and cult totem rage powers While the barbarian is raging, when she takes hit point damage that would render her dying or dead, she remains conscious and raging until the end of her next turn after taking that damage, though she is disabled during that turn. She becomes dying or dead at the end of her next turn as normal for her current hit point total. This ability has no effect if the barbarian dies from a cause other than hit point damage, such as from a death effect or if her Constitution damage exceeds her Constitution score. PZO1135
Daemon Totem, Lesser (Su) While raging, the barbarian gains a +2 bonus on saving throws against acid damage, death effects, disease, and poison. This bonus increases by 1 for each daemon totem rage power the barbarian has, excluding this one. PZO1135
Daemon Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, lesser daemon totem rage power While the barbarian is raging, her melee attacks impose a temporary negative level on her opponent on a successful critical hit. After 1 hour, these temporary negative levels disappear automatically (without a saving throw). PZO1135
Daemon Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, lesser daemon totem, daemon totem rage powers If the barbarian kills an intelligent creature with a CR equal to at least half her character level while raging, she heals 5 hit points. If she is already at her maximum number of hit points, she instead gains 5 temporary hit points, which don’t stack if she kills multiple creatures. PZO1135
Deadly Accuracy (Ex) Barbarian 4, surprise accuracy On critical threat when using surprise accuracy, double surprise accuracy bonus on roll to confirm critical hit. PZO1118
Deathless Frenzy Barbarian 12 Ignore all consequences of being at 0 or lower hit points for one round while raging PPC:BotM
Disemboweling Tusks Barbarian 10 While raging, deal Con damage when you confirm a critical hit with your gore attack PPC:BotM
Disruptive Barbarian 8, superstition Gain the Disruptive feat as a bonus feat PZO1115
Dragon Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, animal fury, intimidating glare, Gain bonuses while raging PZO1118
Dragon Totem Resilience (Su) Barbarian 8, dragon totem Gain energy resistance while raging PZO1118
Dragon Totem Wings (Su) Barbarian 10, dragon totem, dragon totem resilience Gain wings and a fly speed while raging PZO1118
Eater of Magic (Su) Barbarian 10, superstition Take a second saving throw and gain temp hp PZO1118
Elemental Rage (Su) Barbarian 8, lesser elemental rage Deal extra elemental damage with melee attacks PZO1115
Elemental Rage, Greater (Su) Barbarian 12, elemental rage Deal extra elemental damage on critical hits with melee weapons PZO1115
Elemental Rage, Lesser (Su) Barbarian 4 Use a swift action to cause extra elemental damage with melee attacks PZO1115
Energy Absorption (Su) Barbarian 12, greater energy resistance Absorb energy to gain temporary hit points PZO1115
Energy Eruption (Su) Barbarian 16, energy absorption Store absorbed energy and release it as a breath weapon attack PZO1115
Energy Resistance (Ex) Gain resistance to one type of elemental damage PZO1115
Energy Resistance, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 8, energy resistance Halve damage from an elemental attack PZO1115
Fearless Rage (Ex) Barbarian 12 Become immune to the shaken and frightened conditions PZO1110
Feasting Bite (Ex) Half-orc, bloody bite rage power and either the animal fury rage power or a natural bite attack When the barbarian confirms a critical hit with her bite attack, she regains a number of hit points equal to half the damage dealt. Activating this ability consumes 1 round of rage. PPC:AoE
Feast of Blood (Su) Bloody fist rage power, barbarian 14 While raging, the barbarian may feast on the organs of her foes and absorb their power. PZO9437
Ferocious Beast (Ex) Your animal companion also gains the benefits of rage though you must spend 1 additional round of rage per round if companion begins or ends its turn adjacent to you, and 2 additional rounds of rage per round if not. AA
Ferocious Beast, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 8, ferocious beast Your animal companion shares the benefits of your rage powers that are constant in effect but gains no benefit from rage powers that require actions to activate, even if they are free actions. AA
Ferocious Mount (Ex) Allow your mount to rage as well PZO1115
Ferocious Mount, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 8, ferocious mount Allow your mount to benefit from rage powers PZO1115
Ferocious Trample (Ex) Barbarian 8, ferocious mount While raging your mount gains the trample ability PZO1115
Ferocious Trample, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 12, ferocious trample Your mount can trample larger creatures and make overrun attacks while raging PZO1115
Fiend Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, lesser fiend totem Attackers take damage when they hit you in melee PZO1115
Fiend Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, fiend totem Non-evil creatures adjacent to the barbarian take damage and are shaken PZO1115
Fiend Totem, Lesser (Su) Gain a gore attack PZO1115
Fierce Fortitude (Ex) Barbarian 8 You gain a +4 bonus on saving throws against diseases and poison. A skald must be trained in Intimidate to select this rage power. PZO1129
Fight Response (Ex) When a barbarian with this rage power attempts a saving throw against a fear effect, she can enter a rage as an immediate action (as long as she would normally be able to enter rage). This consumes 3 rounds of the barbarian’s daily allotment of rage rounds, but the barbarian can maintain the rage each round on her turn normally. Any benefits from the barbarian’s rage apply immediately, so she gains her bonus on Will saves against the effect that required the initial saving throw. Unlike most rage powers, this rage power’s effects are useful only when the barbarian is not raging, so a skald can’t grant this rage power to allies with raging song. PZO1135
Flesh Wound (Ex) Barbarian 10 Convert lethal damage to nonlethal damage PZO1115
Fueled by Vengeance Barbarian 6 Gain an extra round of rage if you hit a creature that hit you this round while raging PPC:BotM
Gearbreaker (Ex) Smasher Once per round while raging, whenever you make an attack against a construct, you can ignore an amount of that construct’s hardness equal to your barbarian level. This ability must be used before the attack roll is made. This power stacks with hard hitter. PPC:PotR
Ghost Rager (Su) Barbarian 6, superstition Deal normal damage to incorporeal creatures PZO1118
Good for What Ails You (Ex) Drink alcohol to gain a new save against conditions PZO1115
Greater Animal Fury (Ex) Animal fury As animal fury, but your bite attack deals damage as if you were one size larger. CoC
Ground Breaker (Ex) Barbarian 6 Attack the ground to create difficult terrain PZO1115
Ground Breaker, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 8, ground breaker Extend ground breaker’s radius of difficult terrain PZO1118
Guarded Life (Ex) Stabilize when at negative hit points PZO1115
Guarded Life, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 6, guarded life Convert more damage to nonlethal damage PZO1118
Guarded Stance (Ex) Gain a dodge bonus to AC PZO1110
Hive Totem (Su) Barbarian 4, animal fury Take half damage from swarms while raging PZO1118
Hive Totem Resilience (Su) Barbarian 6, hive totem Take no damage from swarms while raging PZO1118
Hive Totem Toxicity (Su) Barbarian 8, hive totem, hive totem resilience Do Constitution damage with a bite while raging PZO1118
Hurling (Ex) Barbarian 8, lesser hurling Increase the range and size allowed for a hurled object PZO1115
Hurling, Greater (Ex) Barbarian 12, hurling Increase the range and size allowed for a hurled object PZO1115
Hurling, Lesser (Ex) You can lift and throw large objects to do damage PZO1115
Hurling Charge (Ex) Barbarian 6, lesser hurling You can hurl an object as part of a charge PZO1115
Impelling Disarm (Ex) Barbarian 4 Once per rage, you may attempt to hit another opponent with a weapon you disarmed from a different opponent. CoB
Increased Damage Reduction (Ex) Barbarian 8 Gain DR/- while raging PZO1110
Inspire Ferocity (Ex) Reckless abandon Use a move action to share reckless abandon with allies PZO1115
Internal Fortitude (Ex) Barbarian 8 Gain immunity to nauseated and sickened conditions PZO1110
Intimidating Glare (Ex) Intimidate an opponent as a move action PZO1110
Knockback (Ex) Make a bull rush in place of a melee attack PZO1110
Knockdown (Ex) Make a trip attack in place of a melee attack PZO1115
Lethal Accuracy (Ex) Barbarian 16, deadly accuracy, surprise accuracy Deal more damage when you score a critical hit with surprise accuracy PZO1118
Linnorm Death Curse, Cairn (Su) Barbarian 8 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of negative energy damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed by an attack or spell, the attacker suffers the curse of decay (Will negates). PZO1129
Linnorm Death Curse, Crag (Su) Barbarian 4 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of fire damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed by an attack or spell, the attacker suffers the curse of fire (Will negates). PZO1129
Linnorm Death Curse, Fjord (Su) Barbarian 4 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of cold damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed by an attack or spell, the attacker suffers the curse of drowning (Will negates). PZO1129
Linnorm Death Curse, Ice (Su) Barbarian 4 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of cold damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed, the attacker suffers the curse of frost. PZO1129
Linnorm Death Curse, Taiga (Su) Barbarian 4 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of electricity damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed by an attack or spell, the attacker suffers the curse of electricity (Will negates). PZO1129
Linnorm Death Curse, Tarn (Su) Barbarian 4 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of acid damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed by an attack or spell, the attacker suffers the curse of death (Will negates). PZO1129
Linnorm Death Curse, Tor (Su) Barbarian 8 Your melee attacks deal an additional 1 point of fire damage. If the character is knocked unconscious or killed by an attack or spell, the attacker suffers the curse of boiling blood (Will negates). PZO1129
Liquid Courage (Ex) Alcoholic beverages give you a morale bonus while raging PZO1115
Low-Light Vision (Ex) Gain low-light vision while raging PZO1110
Mighty Swing (Ex) Barbarian 12 Automatically confirm a critical hit PZO1110
Moment of Clarity (Ex) Remove benefits and penalties of raging for 1 round PZO1110
Night Vision (Ex) Low-light vision rage power or racial low-light vision Gain darkvision 60 ft while raging PZO1110
No Escape (Ex) Double move as an immediate action when an opponent withdraws PZO1110
Overbearing Advance (Ex) Deal extra damage when using the overrun maneuver PZO1115
Overbearing Onslaught (Ex) Barbarian 6, overbearing advance Overrun multiple targets per round PZO1115
Penetrating Bite (Ex) Barbarian 4, animal fury When using animal fury while raging, your bite is able to pierce most resistances. CoC
Perfect Clarity (Ex) Moment of clarity Roll twice when disbelieving an illusion PZO1118
Powerful Blow (Ex) Deal extra damage with a single blow PZO1110
Primal Scent (Ex) Barbarian 8, scent Gain a bonus when using scent PZO1118
Quick Reflexes (Ex) Make additional attacks of opportunity while raging PZO1110
Raging Climber (Ex) Gain a bonus on Climb checks while raging PZO1110
Raging Flier (Su) Barbarian 6, raging leaper 1/rage, fly up to your base speed as a move action and can use this flight as part of movement during a charge. PZO1129
Raging Grappler (Ex) While raging, whenever you succeed at a check to start a grapple, you can choose to deal damage as if you had also succeeded at a check to maintain the grapple. In addition, while raging, whenever you succeed at a combat maneuver check to maintain a grapple, you can choose to give yourself, the target of your grapple, or both the prone condition as a free action while continuing to maintain the grapple. PPC:PotR
Raging Leaper (Ex) Gain a bonus on Acrobatics checks to jump while raging PZO1110
Raging Swimmer (Ex) Gain a bonus on Swim checks while raging PZO1110
Reckless Abandon (Ex) Take a penalty to AC for extra accuracy while raging PZO1115
Reflexive Dodge (Ex) Barbarian 6, rolling dodge Use your rolling dodge bonus on Reflex saving throws PZO1118
Regenerative Vigor (Ex) Barbarian 6, renewed vigor Gain fast healing after using renewed vigor PZO1118
Renewed Life (Ex) Barbarian 6, renewed vitality Ignore temporary negative levels while raging PZO1118
Renewed Vigor (Ex) Barbarian 4 Heal damage as a standard action PZO1110
Renewed Vitality (Ex) Barbarian 4, renewed vigor Ignore ability damage or penalties while raging PZO1118
Roaring Drunk (Ex) Gain a bonus on Intimidate checks and fear effect DC PZO1115
Rolling Dodge (Ex) Gain a dodge bonus to AC against ranged attacks while raging PZO1110
Roused Anger (Ex) Enter a rage even when fatigued PZO1110
Savage Dirty Trick (Ex) Barbarian 6 Once per round while raging, you can attempt a dirty trick combat maneuver in place of a melee attack. CoB
Savage Intuition You may enter a rage even if you aren’t aware that combat has begun PPC:BotM
Savage Jaw (Ex) Animal fury While raging, you can open your jaws wide and latch your teeth firmly onto your opponent. CoC
Scent (Ex) Gain the scent ability when raging PZO1110
Sharpened Accuracy (Ex) Barbarian 8, surprise accuracy Surprise accuracy ignores concealment and cover PZO1118
Smasher (Ex) When sundering an unattended object, ignore hardness PZO1115
Spell Sunder (Su) Barbarian 6, witch hunter Sunder spells with a combat maneuver check PZO1118
Spellbreaker Barbarian 12, disruptive Gain the Spellbreaker feat while raging PZO1115
Spirit Steed (Su) Barbarian 6, ferocious mount Your mount gains DR/magic and its natural weapons count as magical PZO1115
Spirit Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, lesser spirit totem Attacks against you may miss when you are raging PZO1115
Spirit Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, spirit totem Enemies near you take negative energy damage PZO1115
Spirit Totem, Lesser (Su) Gain spirit allies that can attack adjacent enemies PZO1115
Sprint (Ex) Barbarian 4, swift foot Move at x3 or x6 speed once per rage PZO1118
Staggering Drunk (Ex) Gain dodge AC against attacks of opportunity if drinking PZO1115
Strength Surge (Ex) Gain a Strength bonus on Combat Maneuver Checks PZO1110
Sunder Enchantment (Su) Barbarian 8, spell sunder Suppress sundered magical item’s powers PZO1118
Superstition (Ex) Gain a bonus on saving throws PZO1110
Surprise Accuracy (Ex) Gain a morale bonus on one attack roll PZO1110
Swift Foot (Ex) Move faster when raging PZO1110
Terrifying Howl (Ex) Barbarian 8, intimidating glare Cause shaken enemies to become panicked PZO1110
Ultimate Clarity (Su) Barbarian 6, moment of clarity, perfect clarity 1/rage, for 1 round, see through normal and magical darkness (including from magical effects such as blur and displacement), invisibility, and illusions; and discern exact locations of creatures with concealment. PZO1129
Unexpected Strike (Ex) Barbarian 8 Enemies provoke attacks of opportunity even when they normally wouldn’t PZO1110
Water Sense (Ex) Your senses are no longer fooled by the rippling surface and confounding reflections seen in water that is being used as cover by your foes. PPC:PotR
Witch Hunter (Ex) Superstition Do extra damage against spellcasters PZO1115
World Serpent Totem (Su) Gain bonuses against outsiders and abberations PZO1118
World Serpent Spirit (Su) Barbarian 6, world serpent totem Your weapon counts as chaotic, evil, good, lawful while raging PZO1118
World Serpent Totem Unity (Su) Barbarian 6, world serpent spirit, world serpent totem Double fast movement bonus and cannot be knocked prone PZO1118
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Lunar Totem (Su) Barbarian 6, lesser lunar totem Bite attack deals increased damage, higher critical multiplier, and less penalties on attack rolls. PS
Lunar Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 10, lunar totem Gain DR/silver and a bonus on saves against curses while raging. PS
Lunar Totem, Lesser (Su) Barbarian 4, bite attack Gain a bonus to AC and saving throws against undead and shapechangers. PS
Shadow Totem (Su) Barbarian 10, lesser shadow totem Turn incorporeal once per rage. PS
Shadow Totem, Greater (Su) Barbarian 12, shadow totem Gain see in darkness ability while raging and immunity to blindness. PS
Shadow Totem, Lesser (Su) Barbarian 6, darkvision 60 ft. Deal Strength damage when scoring a critical hit. PS
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Death Totem (Ex) Barbarian or savage 6,
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While raging, gain DR 5/bludgeoning and +2 resistance bonus against cold-based spells and effects. FGP:S
Death Totem, Greater (Ex) Barbarian or savage 12, death totem, lesser death totem While raging, nearby living enemies damaged by death energies and must make Fortitude save or be sickened. FGP:S
Death Totem, Lesser (Ex) Barbarian or savage While raging, roll Fortitude saves twice and choose the best result. FGP:S
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Raging Skald (Ex) Barbarian 6 When you use a berserker’s cry the bonus and duration increases. WF2
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Improved Totemic Alignment (Su) Barbarian 6, Totemic Sage archetype Gain the benefits of a Constellation Aspect during a rage. PMU, v1
Totemic Mettle (Su) Totemic Sage archetype A successful Fortitude save negates all harmful effects associated with an attack while spirit bound. PMU, v1