Pathfinder Class Spell Lists

Class Spell Lists
When designing Pathfinder-compatible spells, it’s important to know what classes get their own spell lists, what classes share a list and get mentioned in the “Level” entry (sorcerer/wizard), and what classes use another class’s list and don’t specially get called out in the “Level” entry (it’s “cleric” not “cleric/oracle” or “cleric/oracle/warpriest”).
The following classes (with a note as to their source) receive their own spell lists:
AlchemistAPG            Levels 1-6 (Not technically spells)
Antipaladin APG        Levels 1-4
Bard                   Levels 0-6
BloodragerACG           Levels 1-4
Cleric/OracleAPG*      Levels 0-9 (Listed only as cleric, unless it is oracle only)
Druid                          Levels 0-9
InquisitorAPG           Levels 0-6
MagusUM                Levels 0-6
Paladin                           Levels 1-4
Ranger                       Levels 1-4
ShamanACG              Levels 0-9
Sorcerer/Wizard*        Levels 0-9 (Listed as sorcerer/wizard except for single-class spells)
SummonerAPG           Levels 0-6
WitchAPG               Levels 0-9

These classes use the list of one or more other classes
ArcanistACG, uses sorcerer/wizard                  Levels 0-9
HunterACG, uses both druid and ranger           Levels 0-6
Investigator ACG, uses alchemist                      Levels 1-6 (Not technically spells?)
SkaldACG, uses bard                                         Levels 0-6
WarpriestACG, uses cleric                                Level 0-6

*Rare examples exist of a spell for only one of these classes, such as mnemonic enhancer for wizards and oracle’s burden for oracles. Such spells almost always are linked to a mechanic strongly tied to the class it is restricted to.

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About okcstephens

Owen K.C. Stephens Owen Kirker Clifford Stephens is the Starfinder Design Lead for Paizo Publishing, the Freeport and Pathfinder RPG developer for Green Ronin, a developer for Rite Publishing, and the publisher and lead genius of Rogue Genius Games. Owen has written game material for numerous other companies, including Wizards of the Coast, Kobold Press, White Wolf, Steve Jackson Games and Upper Deck. He also consults, freelances, and in the off season, sleeps.

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