|The Yautja are a reptilian race whose entire society revolves around hunting and combat. They also have a bizarre sense of honor, and anyone who defeats one of them is greatly respected.
Predator culture in general is based on the concept of The Hunt. Their culture revolves around the concept of hunting and stalking prey. Very similar to a pack mentality, the strongest and most efficient member of the Clan is the leader. This alpha male controls the actions of the group.
The Predators appear to value other predatory species as the most challenging targets and hunt these creatures as their primary sport and as a rite of passage.
Personality: Yautja tend to be violent, tenacious and dedicated.
Physical Description: Yautja are larger and taller than adult humans, standing at least 2.2 meters tall but often much taller. Females, who have not been seen by most of the galaxy, are even larger. Yautja have a reptilian skin of mottled red, green and yellow patterns. Like humans, they have two arms, two legs, and two eyes. Their mouths have four mandibles around them, much like a set of lips. Yautja have long hair that is braided into dreadlocks.
Languages: Yautja speak, read and write Yautjese and can understand Basic.
Example Names: B'rasch, J'grah, K'lach, T'ldann, Z'loss
Adventurers: Ships of Yautja warriors travel the galaxy in search of the ultimate sport. They will hunt anything that will fight for survival.
Yautja Species TraitsYautja share the following species traits:
Ability Modifiers: +2 Strength, +2 Dexterity, +2 Wisdom, -2 Intelligence, -4 Charisma. Yautja are physically adept and very insightful but sometimes act before thinking and often try to bully others.
Medium Size: As Medium creatures, Yautja have no special bonuses or penalties due to their size.
Speed: Yautja base speed is 6 squares.
Darkvision: Yautja ignore concealment (including total concealment) from darkness. However, they cannot perceive colors in total darkness.
Conditional Bonus Feat: Yautja are taught how to track and survive in the wilderness of many worlds from a very young age. A Yautja with Survival as a trained skill gains Skill Focus (Survival) as a bonus feat.
Bonus Feat: Yautja gain Improved Damage Threshold as a bonus feat.
Automatic Languages: Basic (cannot speak) and Yautjese.