The world of Dungeon Lords is filled with many different races. In this case, Race refers to living beings that have the ability to make tools (i.e. have weapons) and are at least partially able to speak and communicate. Most of these are available to the player as their avatar. Many have their own towns and lay claim to the surrounding lands.
Every player may choose from seven different races when they first create their character. They are as follows:
In addition, there are two non player races. They are shown to be at least partially intelligent, and are divided into various roles.