This tiny dragon has delicate and brightly colored butterfly wings and a long, thin prehensile tail. Its scales are smooth and range in color from red to purple, with all colors of the spectrum falling in between. Its eyes are bluish-green, and its backward curving horns are silver with gold flecks.
Faerie Dragon (Draco Fraudatio Minimus)
Speed 10 ft., fly 60 ft. (perfect), swim 30 ft.
Melee bite +8 (1d3–1)
Space 2-1/2 ft.; Reach 0 ft. (2-1/2 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (5 ft. cone, Fort DC 12, euphoria 1d6 rounds)
Spell-like Abilities (CL 3rd)
3/day—greater invisibility (self only)
Sorcerer Spells Known (CL 3rd)
— OR —
Druid Spells Prepared (CL 3rd)
Str 9, Dex 17, Con 13, Int 16, Wis 14, Cha 16
Base Atk +3; CMB +4; CMD 14 (18 vs. trip)
Feats Acrobatic, Dodge, Weapon Finesse B
Skills Acrobatics +8, Bluff +9, Diplomacy +9, Fly +23, Knowledge (nature) +9, Perception +8, Sense Motive +8, Stealth +17, Swim +11, Use Magic Device +9
Languages Common, Draconic, Elven, Sylvan; telepathy 100 ft.
A faerie dragon’s breath weapon is a 5-foot cone of pink gas. Creatures caught in the puff must succeed on a Fortitude save or experience extreme euphoria for 1d6 rounds. Affected creatures are staggered, sickened, and immune to fear effects for the duration of the euphoria.
Environment temperate and warm forest
Organization solitary or clan (2–8)
Faerie dragons are chaotic members of the dragon family and are believed to be distant cousins of the pseudodragon. Faerie dragons resemble tiny 1–2 foot long dragons. Female faerie dragons have a golden sheen to their coloring while males have a silver sheen.
Faerie dragons love to play pranks on passersby and employ their spells to this end. Some faerie dragons spend months on end preparing for the day they can unleash their single grand practical joke or prank. Faerie dragons avoid combat and only attack if cornered or if their lair or young are in immediate danger. A faerie dragon attacks with its breath weapon, spells, and bite.
Although difficult to control, a faerie dragon can make for a powerful familiar. Spellcasters wishing to take a faerie dragon as a familiar must take the Improved Familiar feat and have an alignment within one step of chaotic good. The character must have an arcane spellcaster level of at least 7th before taking a faerie dragon as a familiar.
Faerie Dragon from the Tome of Horrors Complete, Copyright 2011, Necromancer Games, Inc., published and distributed by Frog God Games; Author Scott Greene, based on original material by Brian Jaeger and Gary Gygax.