Axe Beak
rating: 0+x

By Lord RasputinLord Rasputin

Note: This creature was originally published in the Tome of Horrors, p. 25.

A bird that looks like a seven-foot tall ostrich with a strong, thick neck and a sharpened beak. Its neck has white feathers all over it, and its body has black feathers with a white underbelly. Its legs have yellow scales and its feet have claws. It makes a honking din that someone can hear from up to a half-mile away.

ST: 16 HP: 16 Speed: 6.00
DX: 13 Will: 10 Move: 8
IQ: 2 Per: 11
HT: 11 FP: 11 SM: +1
Dodge: 9 Parry: N/A DR: 1

Beak (15): 1d+1 large piercing. Reach C.
Claws (15): 1d+1 cutting. Reach C, 1.

Traits: Acute Hearing 2; Acute Vision 2; Bad Temper (12); No Fine Manipulators; Penetrating Voice; Wild Animal.
Skills: Brawling-15.
Class: Dire Animal.
Combat Effectiveness Rating: 25 (OR 15 and PR 10).
Notes: Its lair has 1d-1 eggs worth $1d×10+30 each.


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