Changelings are a player race in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th editions of Dungeons & Dragons. They are an exclusive race to the Eberron campaign setting being first featured in the Eberron Campaign Setting book in 2004. Changelings are a humanoid race who are distantly descended from doppelgangers and share theirWhat's the difference between a changeling and an Eberron?
However, in 3.5 and 5 th editions, "changeling" refers to a playable race of distant descent from doppelgangers, the latter being a more monstrous and powerful race, which is thus generally not playable and which predates changelings and Eberron.What's the difference between a changeling and a doppelganger?
In 3.5e and 5e, "changeling" refers to the PC race of distant descent from doppelgangers, the latter being a more monstrous and powerful race which is thus generally not playable. In 4th edition, the words "changeling" and "doppelganger" were synonymous, though the latter carries a more negative connotation.Are there any limitations to being a changeling?
The only other limitation is you cannot change your size category: as a Medium creature you cannot become a Large or Small creature - you can become a dwarf, you cannot become a gnome. Well, you can but you'll be much bigger. It's just appearance that changes not your race.