Pathfinder 2 Alchemist Archetype

You enjoy tinkering with alchemical formulas and substances in your spare time, and your studies have progressed beyond mere experimentation.

Multiclass alchemist Characters

The free alchemical items from the alchemist archetype are extremely useful to characters of any class. The following are just some of the possible combinations.

Alchemist Feats

Alchemist Dedication

Feat 2
Archetype Dedication Multiclass

Prerequisites Intelligence 14


You put your alchemical interest into practice. You become trained in alchemical bombs and Crafting; if you were already trained in Crafting, you instead become trained in a skill of your choice. You become trained in alchemist class DC.

You gain the alchemist’s infused reagents class feature, gaining a number of reagents each day equal to your level. You also gain the Alchemical Crafting feat and four additional formulas for 1st-level alchemical items, as well as the ability to create free items during your daily preparations. Your advanced alchemy level is 1 and doesn’t increase on its own.

Special You cannot select another dedication feat until you have gained two other feats from the alchemist archetype.


Basic Concoction

Feat 4
Archetype

Prerequisites Alchemist Dedication


You gain a 1st- or 2nd-level alchemist feat.


Quick Alchemy

Feat 4
Archetype

Prerequisites Alchemist Dedication


You gain the Quick Alchemy action (page 72).


Advanced Concoction

Feat 6
Archetype

Prerequisites Basic Concoction


You gain one alchemist feat. For the purpose of meeting its prerequisites, your alchemist level is equal to half your character level.

Special You can select this feat more than once. Each time you select it, you gain another alchemist feat.


Expert Alchemy

Feat 6
Archetype

Prerequisites Alchemist Dedication, expert in Crafting


Your advanced alchemy level increases to 3. At 10th level, it increases to 5.


Master Alchemy

Feat 12
Archetype

Prerequisites Expert Alchemy, master in Crafting


Your advanced alchemy level increases to 7. For every level you gain beyond 12th, your advanced alchemy level increases by 1.


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