Originally Posted by Rennard
Edit: never mind, I think you just answered my question in the previous post. The abilities are given out as per the normal listed progression, but losing your original racial abilities are optional, correct?
Yes, although I'm thinking that if you do change your racial stats, it might be mandatory to keep your current type. That would be because if you chose a new monster class at every level, you could change the racial stats and your type every couple levels, so, yeah.