This blue shark’s fins slice through the water, its black eyes rolling and its gaping jaws showing countless teeth.
N Large animal ( aquatic)
Init +5; Senses blindsense 30 ft., keen scent; Perception +8
DEFENSEAC 14, touch 10, flat-footed 13 (+1 Dex, +4 natural, –1 size)
hp 22 (4d8+4)
Fort +7, Ref +5, Will +2
OFFENSESpeed swim 60 ft.
Melee bite +5 (1d8+4)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft.
STATISTICSStr 17, Dex 12, Con 13, Int 1, Wis 12, Cha 2
Base Atk +3; CMB +7; CMD 18
Feats Great Fortitude, Improved Initiative
Skills Perception +8, Swim +11
Environment any ocean
Organization solitary, pair, school (3–6), or pack (7–13)
The shark is a relentless eating machine, a creature evolved over the course of eons to do one job perfectly—hunting. Sharks have achieved a special place in the lore of most seafaring races, who view them as devils, monsters, and the wrath of the gods.
The shark presented here is a 10-foot-long, 300-pound blue shark. Smaller sharks exist, although these are not dangerous. The same cannot be said of larger sharks, such as the following (you can create stats for these sharks by applying the indicated simple templates).