Carrion Crawler
rating: +1+x

By Lord RasputinLord Rasputin

Note: This creature was originally published in the Monster Manual, p. 30.

A beast with many little legs and a ten-foot long segmented body. Eight writhing two-foot long tentacles come out of its head, right below its mandibles and toothy mouth. A stench of rotten meat is all over this beast.

ST: 16 HP: 16 Speed: 6.00
DX: 12 Will: 12 Move: 6
IQ: 1 Per: 13 Weight: 500 lbs.
HT: 12 FP: 12 SM: +1 (3 hexes)
Dodge: 9 Parry: n/a DR: 3 (see notes)

Bite (13): 1d-2 cutting. Reach C.
Tentacle (13): Anyone whom the carrion crawler's tentacles touch must resist HT or suffer paralysis for a number of seconds equal to the amount by which he missed the resistance roll. Reach C, 1.

Traits: Acute Taste and Smell 2; Acute Vision 1; Bad Smell; Clinging (Climbing Move 3); Combat Reflexes; Discriminatory Smell; DR 2 (Head only); Extra Attack 2; Night Vision 5; Unfazeable; Vermiform (effectively; it has many little legs); Wild Animal.
Skills: Brawling-13; Climbing-12; Tracking-13.
Class: Dire Animal.
Notes: Head DR 5.
Combat Effectiveness Rating: 65 (OR 48 and PR 17).


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