Rust Monster
rating: 0+x

By Mshrm (Mitch French)

Note: This creature was originally published in Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set

A four-legged land-lobster with fins on its tail and two long, prehensile antennae next to its mouth; its slightest touch is enough to turn any metal into dust, which the creature uses as food.

ST: 9 HP: 9 Speed: 5.75
DX: 13 Will: 10 Move: 5
IQ: 3 Per: 12
HT: 10 FP: 10 SM: 0
Dodge: 12 Parry: n/a DR: 0

Bite (13): 1d-3 cutting. Reach C.
Antennae Touch (13): 1d-3 crushing. Reach C.
Rusting Touch (aura): Any touch does 6d corrosive damage, only to metal.

Traits: Bestial; Cannot Speak; Detect (Metal); Enhanced Dodge 4; Extra Legs (4 Legs); Gluttony (12); Hidebound; Horizontal; Infravision; Social Stigma (Monster); Teeth (Sharp Teeth); Wealth (Dead Broke).
Skills: Climbing-13.
Class: Mundane.
Combat Effectiveness Rating: 51 (OR 44 and PR 7).
Notes: Weapons enchanted with Shatterproof (indestructible weapons in Dungeon Fantasy) resist with Enchantment Level -5. Orichalcun and Dragonbone weapons are immune.


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