Heavy Armor Optimization

( Races of Stone, p. 141)

[Fighter Bonus Feat, General]

You have trained extensively in heavy armor, and you have learned to take advantage of the protection it offers.


Armor Proficiency (heavy) (PH) , base attack bonus +4,

Required for

Deflective Armor (RS) , Greater Heavy Armor Optimization (RS) ,


When you are wearing heavy armor, lessen the armor check penalty of the armor by 1 and increase the armor bonus by 1.


A fi ghter may select Heavy Armor Optimization as one of his fi ghter bonus feats (see page 38 of the Player's Handbook).