The Shadow of Kael
- +2 Strength +2 Constitution -2 Charisma
- Medium: As Medium creatures, Merfolk have no special bonuses or penalties due to their size.
- Merfolk base land and swim speed is 30 feet.
- Aquatic: Merfolk are aquatic humanoids, and have the aquatic and human subtypes.
- Amphibious (Ex): Merfolk can breathe water or air equally well, without limitation. Merfolk have a +8 racial bonus on any Swim check to perform some special action or avoid a hazard. They can always choose to take 10 on a Swim check, even if distracted or endangered. Merfolk can use the run action while swimming, provided they swim in a straight line.
- Weapon Proficiency: Trident