Undead are creatures who have died and been reborn with infusion from the plane of Mabar. The undead are created through necromancy. Undead can be created by lone necromancers, or by the great powers of Eberron, such as the Lich Queen Vol or the nation of Karrnath.
Behind the ScenesEdit
In the 3rd edition game mechanics, undead are considered one of the major creature types, which are Aberrations, Animals, Constructs, Dragons, Deathless, Elementals, Fey, Giants, Humanoids, Magical Beasts, Monstrous Humanoids, Oozes, Outsiders, Plants, Undead, and Vermin. Within the 3rd edition mechanics, all undead have 12-sided hit dice; have no constitution scores; have darkvision; are immune to poison, sleep effects, paralysis, stunning, disease, death effects, and mind-affecting charms and abilities; are immune to critical hits, non-lethal damage, energy drains, ability drains, fatigue and exhaustion; cannot heal on their own; and are destroyed when they reach 0 hit points; amongst other characteristics.