Warlock 5e – Level 1 – Optimization

Hit Die: d8
Saving Throw Proficiency: WIS, CHA
Spells Casting Modifier: CHA
Weapon Proficiency: Simple
Armor Proficiency: Light

Optimal Chain/Tome Standard Array: 8-13-14-12-10-15
Optimal Blade Standard Array: 10-14-13-12-8-15

Optimal Race:

  • Scourge Aasimar (CHA +2, CON+1) Preview
  • Yuan-Ti Pureblood (CHA +2, INT +1)
  • Half Elf (CHA +2)
  • Variant Human (Elemental Adept, +1 CON,  +1 CHA)
  • Tiefling (CHA +2, INT +1)

Optimal Otherworldly Patron

  • Pact of the Fiend
  • Pact of the Archfey

Optimal Background:

  • Sage
  • Cloistered Scholar
  • Faction Agent

Optimal Weapons

  • Rapier (Damage)
  • Whip (Finesse and Reach)

Optimal Armor

  • Leather
  • Studded Leather

Optimal Spells

  • Chill Touch
  • Eldritch Blast
  • Arms of Hadar
  • Hex