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Shark, Hammerhead

Beneath this sleek gray shark’s unusually shaped head, a disproportionately small mouth flashes with razor-sharp teeth.

Hammerhead Shark CR 3

XP 800
N Large animal (aquatic)
Init +7; Senses blindsense 30 ft., keen scent; Perception +10

DEFENSE

AC 18, touch 12, flat-footed 15 (+3 Dex, +6 natural, –1 size)
hp 30 (4d8+12)
Fort +9, Ref +7, Will +4

OFFENSE

Speed swim 60 ft.
Melee bite +7 (1d8+7)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft.

STATISTICS

Str 21, Dex 16, Con 17, Int 1, Wis 16, Cha 6
Base Atk +3; CMB +9; CMD 22
Feats Great Fortitude, Improved Initiative
Skills Perception +10, Swim +13

ECOLOGY

Environment any ocean
Organization solitary, pair, school (3–6), or pack (7–13)
Treasure none

Hammerheads’ heads give them a wider field of vision and allow them to pin prey to the seafloor before devouring it. Hammerhead sharks weigh around 400 pounds and average up to 12 ft. in length.

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Pathfinder Adventure Path #57: Tempest Rising © 2012, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Matthew Goodall.