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One of the basic character templates provided by Turbine. It replaced the original Archer template. Its description is as follows:

BOW HUNTERS are specialists in the use of bows. Few characters can shoot arrows with such lethal precision as a highly trained hunter. The Bow Hunter profession contains the Arcane Lore, Finesse Weapons, Item Enchantment, Melee Defense, Missile Weapons, and Shield skills.

Suggested skills to learn as your Bow Hunter advances are: Healing, Fletching, Life Magic.

Innate Attributes

Strength 40
Endurance 30
Coordination 100
Quickness 100
Focus 50
Self 10
Health 15
Stamina 30
Mana 10

Innate Skills

In addition to the skills listed, all characters start with the trained starting skills, bonus masteries, and bonus augmentation for their heritage listed on Character Races.

Aluvian, Gharu'ndim, Sho, Viamontian, Shadow, Gearknight, Empyrean, Undead, Tumerok:

Arcane Lore 27
Finesse Weapons 77
Melee Defense 77
Missile Weapons 60
Item Enchantment 20
Shield 75


Turbine's suggestion for advancement from before Master of Arms is to learn Healing, Fletching, and Life Magic.

Character Templates
Stock Templates
Current Bow Hunter, Life Caster, Soldier, Swashbuckler, War Mage, Wayfarer
Retired Archer, Blademaster, Enchanter, Life Mage, Sorcerer, Vagabond, Warrior
Player Created Templates
Magic Advanced War Mage, Battle Mage, CLaW Mage, Martyr Mage, Melee Mage, Melee Martyr Mage, Og Mage, Opal Mage, Opal Tank Mage
Melee Covenant Warrior
Missile Mage Slayer (PvP), PvM Archer, Pure mage/archer (no war/void)
Mule & Crafter None listed
Hybrid Combat Alchemist, Hybrid Mage/UA (PvP)
Miscellaneous None listed