Blade Initiate [Multiclass Swordmage]
Prerequisite: Int 13
Benefit: You gain training in the Arcana skill.
Once per day, when you are wielding a blade, you can invoke the Swordmage Warding class feature as a minor action. Until the end of the encounter, you gain a +1 bonus to AC (or a +3 bonus to AC if you have one hand free).
In addition, you can use swordmage implements.
At the end of the Benefit section, add “In addition, you can use swordmage implements.”
Add “as a minor action” to the end of the first sentence.
Feat UtilitySwordmage Warding
Minor Action Personal
Effect: While you are wielding a ligt blade or heavy blade you gain a +1 bonus to AC, if one hand is free you gain a +3 bonus to AC. If you go unconscious this feature ends.
Requirement: You must have the Blade Initiate feat to use this feature.
Published in Forgotten Realms Player's Guide, page(s) 139.