August 20, 2021 9 min read
When you hear Bugbear, you'll most likely imagine a hulking miniboss to face adventurers at the end of a Dungeons & Dragons 5e session.And chances are, you won't likely be thinking of a Bugbear as a Player Character. That's just insane, right? Well, if your Dungeon Master allows exotic creatures as PCs, then a Bugbear might add that necessary charm to your party. After all, a Bugbear won't just give your team tanking potential, but a potential entertaining character to boot.
However, where do we even begin? There's little data on Bugbears as PCs in the 5e Player's Handbook as it is. However, this quick guide to Bugbears in D&D 5ecan enlighten you to their potential.