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Umbral Dragon, Young Adult

This sleek, dark dragon moves with a disturbing, serpentine grace, its eyes glowing as if lit from within by crimson embers.

Umbral Dragon, Young Adult
CR 13

XP 25,600
CE Huge dragon (extraplanar)
Init +4; Senses dragon senses; Perception +23; Aura frightful presence (150 ft., DC 21)

DEFENSE

AC 26, touch 8, flat-footed 26 (+18 natural, -2 size)
hp 157 (15d12+60)
Fort +13, Ref +9, Will +13
DR 5/magic; Immune cold, death effects, negative energy, paralysis, sleep; SR 24

OFFENSE

Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +20 (2d8+10), 2 claws +20 (2d6+7), tail slap +18 (2d6+10) and 2 wings +18 (1d8+3)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50-ft. cone, DC 21, 10d8 negative energy), crush
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 15th; concentration +19)

At willdarkness, vampiric touch

Spells Known (CL 5th; concentration +9)

2nd (5/day)command undead (DC 16), invisibility
1st (7/day)grease (DC 15), inflict light wounds (DC 15), shield
0 (at will)bleed (DC 14), detect magic, detect poison, disrupt undead (DC 14), read magic

STATISTICS

Str 25, Dex 10, Con 19, Int 18, Wis 19, Cha 18
Base Atk +15; CMB +24; CMD 34 (38 vs trip)
Feats Hover, Improved Critical (bite), Improved Initiative, Multiattack, Power Attack, Skill Focus (Stealth), Snatch, Vital Strike
Skills Bluff +22, Diplomacy +22, Fly +10, Knowledge (arcana, local, planes) +22, Perception +22, Sense Motive +22, Spellcraft +22, Stealth +16
Languages Abyssal, Common, Draconic, Undercommon, 1 more
SQ ghost bane, umbral scion

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Breath Weapon (Su)

Although it deals negative energy damage, an umbral dragon’s breath weapon does not heal undead creatures.

Ghost Bane (Su)

A young or older umbral dragon’s physical attacks deal damage to incorporeal creatures normally.

Umbral Scion (Ex)

Umbral dragons have negative energy affinity and are immune to energy drain and death effects.




ECOLOGY

Environment any
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

Cruel and sadistic, umbral dragons prefer the taste of undead flesh or ghostly ectoplasm, yet never turn down opportunities to consume living flesh.