Era Online has currently four different races that can be played by players. Here is a list over them and a little description about each of them. Each race has their own architectual ways, they have different appearances, they act different and their relationship with eachother is different. HUMANS The humans are the superior race in Menath. They are the first who came to Menath they are considered the largest of the races as well. Everyone are friends with them except the Dark Elves. The Humans are sited on the main continent (Heedi-Raa*) and they own all the cities and villages on the main continent, other than the two Haaki towns in the desert. WOOD ELVES The Wood Elves are considered the most cultural of the races. They are a very peaceful people and concentrate mostly the spirit and the nature. They are sworn enemies with the Dark Elves, but they do not like fighting with them. The wood elves are sited on the Elven continent, on the northern part. DARK ELVES The Dark Elves are the most hated race in Menath. They are followers of the evil god of Bendarr and they are sited in the southern part of The Elven Continent called The Wastelands. They are sworn enemies to the Wood Elves and the Humans, but they are neutral to the Haakis. The Dark Elves are always trying to take over the throne of Menath and put their leader Kain Benwick there to no avail yet however. HAAKIS The Haakis are a very primitive race located in the Great Desert on the main continent (Heedi-Raa*). They have only two settlements, the village of Denc, and the city of Anon-Raa*. The Haakis are neutral to everyone and they do not care very much about politics at all. The Haakis always have a special face paint in their faces which symbols how their childhood was. * Anon-Raa and Heedi-Raa was the real names for God Of Destruction, called Anon-Raa, and God Of Creation, called Heedi-Raa. These two gods are most commonly only named as God Of Destruction and God Of Creation, but the Haakis wish to use their real names. They named their capitol city Anon-Raa because they were afriad that the god would come back and show his wrath on them if not. Anon is old Haaki and means "fatal", Heedi means "life" and the word Raa, means "superior being." Now lets look at the classes that is found troughout Menath ! The listed classes can be played by players, and there are NPC`s troughout the world that also are of these classes. Here is a list and descriptions: Warrior Warriors specialize in the art of battle. They are fighters by proffession and always carry their sword and lance ready to fight for gold and for glory. Healer Healers are mainly against fighting and know how to make a nice pile of gold by healing less successful adventurers coming from home from advenures. Healers can also be very valuable in fights, where they can heal their friends while they fight. Healers are a member of the nature school of magic. Cleric Clerics are also against fighting and are very much alike the healers in any ways. But clerics also has a very high religion lore and can easily communicate with the gods. Clerics are a member of the nature school of magic. Thief Thieves dedicate their life to the roaming the streets and pickpocket any person they think may carry a nice gold pile. Thieves also are fully capable of breaking into houses and rip it from its foundations while not weaking up a soul. Paladin Knights are the noble fighters. Their good manners and figthing skills are a good mix. They are often hired by royals for important quests, like saving the princess from a dragon ! Paladins are a member of the enchanting school of magic. Bandit Bandits are the pirates on land. They often attacks people on the roads and take everything they got and dissapear. Bandits are very hatred troughout Menath. Woodworker This is the classic lumberjacker and carpenter professions in one. They cut woods and make nice wooden items of it like furniture and so on. BlackSmith Blacksmiths process ore and make nice weapons out of it. Quite simple. Quite profitable. Tailor Tailors take hides, clothes or fur and make nice clothing out of it to nobles or peasants or whoever. Very amusing profession and quite profitable. Fisher Fishers do exactly what your thinking. They fish and sell their fish. This can be very valueable for adventurers wich need food fast. Animal Taming Animal Tamers dedicate their life to the wildlife. As an animal tamer you are specialized in taming animals of all kinds ! Merchant Merchants can be very charming and dangerous in the way that they can fool you to buy anything from them. They often travel all over the land to sell and buy their goods. Bard The musicians and entertainers of Menath. These people can play any instrument and make any dark place bright happy. They often earn quite a nice sum of gold on their plays. They travel all over the world ! Miner Miners spend most of their lives in the mountains mining out ore to sell to the blacksmiths. Pirate Pirates are also sailors but they use their sailing skills for the evil. They sail the seas and plunder and lives a drunk mans life. They bury down treasures on islands and often plunders harbors. Cook Hard to live without cooks. With a little food resources they can cook any kind of food ready to be served for themselves or maybe to the royal family ? Assasin Assasin is very much alike the merchants only that their commodity is death. An assasin can have quite a long and lucrative career. Wizard The wizard is the evil form for spellcasters. They can be VERY powerful, however they don't handle weapons and armor very well. Wizards are a member of the destruction school of magic. Druid Druids base their entire life into the study of nature and the magic it beholds. They are the friend of animals and some animals do not attack the druids. Druids are a member of the nature school of magic. Enchanter Enchanters base their magic on summoning creatures, spirits and items. They use their magic for the purpose of gaining. They are not very good figthers but their magic can be VERY powerful. Enchanters are a member of the enchanting school of magic.