Fey and Things that Affect them Weirdly

Things that Affect Fey That Don’t Affect Humanoids Normally

Spells

  • Protection From Evil and Good (1st Level)

    • Fey have Dis on attack rolls against target of spell

    • Cannot be charmed, frightened, or possessed by fey

  • Detect Evil and Good (1st Level)

    • Would detect fey

  • Magic Circle (3rd Level)

    • Can be used to trap them and would protect people outside from fey

    • prevent them from entering a specific area, teleportation requires a cha save

    • Dis on attack rolls against people within the cylinder

    • No being charmed, frightened, or possessed by the creature

  • Planar Binding (5th Level)

    • Can be used to bind fey into servitude

  • Dispel Evil and Good (5th Level)

    • Break charmed, frightened, or possession by fey

    • Dis on attack rolls

    • Can make a melee attack that attempts to drive back to the Feywild

  • Commune with Nature (5th Level)

    • Would be able to know that they are fey depending on what subject is chosen

    • Only applies if considered powerful

  • Hallow (5th Level)

    • Cannot enter area that is Hallowed

    • Creatures that are charmed, possessed, or frightened by a fey are no longer when entering the area

  • Conjure Fey (6th Level)

    • Not sure on this one, but it is possible to conjure a CR(level this is cast at) Fey with this spell

    • Very debatable, probably does not apply

  • Forbiddance (6th Level)

    • Can make an area that damages fey total of 5d10 radiant or necrotic damage unless a password is spoken if Fey is chosen

  • Divine Word (7th Level)

    • Will force them to the Feywilds and prevent them from returning to the plane for 24 hours if save is failed

  • Temple of the Gods (7th Level)

    • If chosen, save or unable to enter for 24 hours

    • If successful save, any saving throw, ability check, or attack roll is at -d4


Abilities from Classes

  • Druid

    • Land

      • Natures Ward (Level 10)

        • Cannot be charmed or frightened by fey

  • Paladin

    • Ancients

      • Turn the Faithless (Level 3)

        • Wis save or spend its turns trying to move as far away from you as it can

          • can't willingly end its move in a space within 30 feet of you 

          • can't take reactions. 

          • For its action, it can use only the Dash action or try to escape from an effect that prevents it from moving. 

          • If there's nowhere to move, then the creature can use the Dodge action.

    • Watcher

      • Abjure the ExtraplanarAbjure the Extraplanar (Level 3)

        • Wis save or spend its turns trying to move as far away from you as it can

          • can't willingly end its move in a space within 30 feet of you 

          • can't take reactions. 

          • For its action, it can use only the Dash action or try to escape from an effect that prevents it from moving. 

          • If there's nowhere to move, then the creature can use the Dodge action.

      • Moral Bulwark (Level 20)

        • Adv on attacks against fey for one minute

    • Devotion

      • Purity of Spirit (Level 15)

        • Under the effect of Protection from Evil and Good spell

  • Ranger

    • Favored Enemy (Level 1)

      • Adv on survival checks to track if Fey is chosen

    • Primeval Awareness (Level 3)

      • Would be able to sense that fey are within a mile of them (6 if favored terrain)

  • Cleric

    • Arcana

      • Arcane Abjuration (Level 2, improves at Level 5)

        • Wis save or spend its turns trying to move as far away from you as it can

          • can't willingly end its move in a space within 30 feet of you 

          • can't take reactions. 

          • For its action, it can use only the Dash action or try to escape from an effect that prevents it from moving. 

          • If there's nowhere to move, then the creature can use the Dodge action.

        • Level 5, banishes of a CR or lower (does not affect PC fey)

Items

  • Last Stand Armor

    • If a person dies wearing this armor within 30ft of a fey, DC15 cha save or be banished to their home plane

  • Scroll of Protection from Fey

    • Creates an invisible barrier that prevents fey from entering an area for 5 minutes

    • Can be overcome with a DC15 cha save

Other

  • Arcana or Nature check can be used to learn more about the Fey (DC = 10 + challenge rating)

Things that Don’t Affect Fey But Affect Humanoids

Spells

  • Ceremony (1st Level)

    • Coming of Age: Can only target humanoids

    • Dedication: Can only target humanoids

    • Wedding: Can only target humanoids

  • Charm Person (1st Level)

    • Can only target humanoids

  • Crown of Madness (2nd Level)

    • Can only target humanoids

  • Calm Emotions (2nd Level)

    • Can only target humanoids

  • Hold Person (2nd Level)

    • Can only target humanoids

  • Animate Dead (3rd Level)

    • Can only target medium/small humanoid corpses

  • Create Food and Water (3rd Level)

    • Conjures enough to sustain humanoids or steeds for 24 hours, and does not provide enough to sustain fey

  • Fast Friends (3rd Level)

    • Only affects humanoids

  • Dominate Person (5th Level)

    • Can only target humanoids

  • Reincarnate (5th Level)

    • Can only target humanoids

  • Create Undead (6th Level)

    • Can only target medium/small humanoid corpses

  • Magic Jar (6th Level)

    • Cannot be possessed by a creature using this spell

  • Soul Cage

    • Can only target humanoid souls

  • Finger of Death (7th Level)

    • If killed by the spell, does not turn into a zombie under the user’s command

  • Simulacrum (7th Level)

    • Cannot create a simulacrum of fey


Abilities from Classes

  • Artificer

    • Infusion

      • Replicate Magic Item

        • Can be used to make items that fey cannot use probably

        • I don’t want to look at all the items, so read them ig

  • Bard

    • Glamour

      • Enthralling Performance (Level 3)

        • Can only target humanoids

    • Whispers

      • Words of Terror (Level 3)

        • Can only target humanoids

      • Mantle of Whispers (Level 6)

        • Can only target humanoids that die within 30ft of you

  • Warlock

    • Hexblade

      • Accursed Specter (Level 6)

        • Can only target humanoids that are killed by you

    • Great Old One

      • Create Thrall (Level 14)

        • Can only target incapacitated humanoids

    • Invocation

      • Gaze of Two Minds (Level 2)

        • Can only target willing humanoids

      • Undying Servitude (requires level 5)

        • See Animate Dead spell

  • Wizard

    • Necromancy

      • Undead Thralls

        • Adds and buffs Animate Dead spell

Items (there are probably more)

  • Boots of False Tracks (common)

    • Can only be worn by humanoids (Fey cannot wear them)

  • Eyes of Charming

    • Immune to the effects of it since it can cast charm person on a humanoid

  • Wand of Scowls

    • Targets a humanoid

  • Wand of Smiles

    • Targets a humanoid

Diseases

  • Cackle Fever

    • Only affects humanoids that are not gnomes

  • Mad Monkey Fever

    • Only affects giants and humanoids

  • Sewer Plague

    • Only affects humanoids

  • Shivering Sickness

    • Only affects giants and humanoids

  • Sight Rot

    • Only affects humanoids and beasts

  • Throat Leeches

    • Only affects giants and humanoids

  • Bluerot

    • Only affects humanoids


Monster abilities 

  • Baphomet (MToF)

    •  Baphomet's Lair Regional Effect

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

  • Blood Drinker Vampire (GGtR)

    • Bite 

      • Charm effect only affects humanoids

  • Blue Slaad (MM) 

    • Claw 

      • Only humanoids affected by chaos phage

  • Cambion (MM) 

    • Fiendish Charm

      • Only humanoids can be charmed

  • Changeling (ERLW)

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

  • Death Slaad (MM)

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

  • Death Tyrant (MM) 

    • Negative Energy Cone

      • Only humanoids become a zombie under their control

  • Deathlock Wight (MToF) 

    •  Life Drain 

      • Only humanoids become a zombie under their control

  • Demogorgon (MToF) 

    • Demogorgon's Lair Regional Effect

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

  • Devourer (Volo's) 

    • Imprison Soul

      • Only affects humanoids

    • Soul Rend

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Doppelganger

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

  • Dryad (MM)

    • Fey Charm

      • Only affects beasts and humanoids

  • Dybbuk (MToF)

    • Violate Corpse

      • Frightened only affects beasts and humanoids

    • Possess Corpse

      • Can only possess beasts and humanoids

  • Fraz-Urb'luu (MToF) 

    • Lair Actions

      • Only humanoids can have simulacrum

    • Fraz-Urb'luu's Lair Regional Effect

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

  • Ghost (MM) 

    • Possession

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Gloom Weaver (MToF) 

    • Burden of Time

      • Only affects humanoids and beasts

  • Gray Slaad (MM)

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

  • Graz'zt (MToF) 

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

    • Graz'zt's Lair Regional Effect 

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

    • Note: it is really hard for Graz’zt to charm because he has only dominate monster that can be used to charm Fey, therefore making their “Dance, My Puppet” legendary action very hard to use on Fey

  • Green Slaad

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

  • Grung Elite Warrior (Volo's) 

    • Mesmerizing Chirr

      • Only affects humanoids and beasts

  • Harpy (MM) 

    • Luring Song

      • Only affects humanoids and giants

  • Harpy Matriarch (GOS)

    • Fleeting Form

      • Can only replicate humanoids

    • Luring Song

      • Only affects humanoids and giants

  • Incubus (MM)

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

    • Charm

      • Only affects humanoids

    • Note: very hard to “Draining Kiss” a fey unless they give consent without being charmed since an Incubus cannot charm a fey

  • Intellect Devourer (MM) 

    • Body Thief

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Illithilich (VGM)  

    • Extract Brain

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Juiblex (MToF) 

    • Juiblex' Lair Regional Effect 

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

  • Lazav (GGR)

    • Shapechanger Savant

      • Can only replicate humanoids

  • Maurezhi (MToF) 

    • Assume Form

      • Can only replicate humanoids

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids get their charisma score reduced

  • Meenlock (Volo's) 

    • Fear Aura

      • Only affects humanoids and beasts

  • Mind Flayer (MM)

    • Extract Brain

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Mind Flayer Arcanist (MM)

    • Extract Brain

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Mind Flayer Psion (MM)

    • Extract Brain

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Myconid Sovereign (MM) 

    • Animating Spores

      • Only affects humanoid or beast corpses

  • Nabassu (MToF) 

    • Soul-Stealing Gaze 

      • Only humanoids can become ghouls

  • Night Hag (MM) 

    • Nightmare Haunting 

      • Only affects humanoids

    • Soul Bag

      • Cannot have their soul caught by the bag

  • Orcus (MToF) 

    • Master of Undeath

      • Unaffected by animate dead and create undead

    • Orcus' Lair Regional Effect

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

  • Red Slaad (MM)

    • Claw 

      • Only humanoids affected by chaos phage

  • Reduced-Threat Wight (TFTYP)

    • Life Drain 

      • Only humanoids can become a zombie

  • Sea Hag (MM) 

    • Horrific Appearance

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Shadow (MM) 

    • Strength Drain

      • Only humanoids become a new shadow

  • Shadow Assassin (WDMM)

    • Shadow Blade

      • Only humanoids become a new shadow

  • Shadow Mastiff (Volo's) 

    • Terrifying Howl

      • Only affects beasts and humanoids

  • Young Red Shadow Dragon (MM) 

    • Shadow Breath

      • Only humanoids can become a new shadow

  • Soul Monger (MToF) 

    • Weight of Ages

      • Only affects beasts and humanoids

  • Spawn of Kyuss (Volo's) 

    • Burrowing Worm

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Succubus(MM) 

    • Shapechanger

      • Can only replicate humanoids

    • Charm

      • Only affects humanoids

    • Note: very hard to “Draining Kiss” a fey unless they give consent without being charmed since a Succubus cannot charm a fey

  • Ulitharid (Volo's) 

    • Extract Brain

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Vargouille (Volo's) 

    • Kiss

      • Only affects humanoids

    • Stunning Shriek

      • Only affects humanoids and beasts

  • Vampire (MM) 

    • Bite 

      • Only humanoids can become vampire spawn

    • Charm

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Vampire Spellcaster (MM)

    • Bite 

      • Only humanoids can become vampire spawn

    • Charm

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Vampire Warrior (MM)

    • Bite 

      • Only humanoids can become vampire spawn

    • Charm

      • Only affects humanoids

  • Werebat (WDMM)

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Werebear (MM)

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Wereboar (MM) 

    • Tusks

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Werejaguar (TFTYP)

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Wererat (MM) 

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Wereraven (COS)

    • Beak

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Weretiger (MM) 

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Werewolf (MM)

    • Bite

      • Only humanoids can become lycanthropes

  • Wight (MM) 

    • Life Drain 

      • Only humanoids can become a zombie

  • Wraith (MM) 

    • Create Specter

      • Only humanoids can become a specter

  • Yeenoghu (MToF) 

    • Yeenoghu's Lair Regional Effect 

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

  • Zuggtmoy (MToF) 

    • Zuggtmoy's Lair Regional Effect 

      • Only humanoids affected by madness effect 

    • Mind Control Spores

      • Only affects beasts and humanoids


Other

  • Memory Loss (Feywild Magic)

    • Unaffected by Feywild Memory Loss

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