The Reign Of Winter
Armor Proficiency, Heavy
Armor Proficiency, Heavy (Combat)
You are skilled at wearing Heavy armor.
Benefit: When you wear a type of armor with which you are proficient, the armor check penalty for that armor applies only to Dexterity- and Strength-based skill checks.
Normal: A character who is wearing armor with which he is not proficient applies its armor check penalty to attack rolls and to all skill checks that involve moving.
Special: Fighters and paladins automatically have Heavy Armor Proficiency as a bonus feat. They need not select it.