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    Hunched and feral, this furred, hyena-headed humanoid stands slightly taller than the average human.

    Gnoll CR 1

    XP 400
    CE Medium humanoid (gnoll)
    Init +0; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; Perception +2


    AC 15, touch 10, flat-footed 15 (+2 armor, +1 natural, +2 shield)
    hp 11 (2d8+2)
    Fort +4, Ref +0, Will +0


    Speed 30 ft.
    Melee spear +3 (1d8+3/x3)
    Ranged spear +1 (1d8+2/x3)


    Str 15, Dex 10, Con 13, Int 8, Wis 11, Cha 8
    Base Atk +1; CMB +3; CMD 13
    Feats Power Attack
    Skills Perception +2
    Languages Gnoll

    Variants and Examples
    Editor's Note
    The stats given for the gnoll indicate that it has a shield bonus to its AC, as well as listing a heavy wooden shield in the Treasure line. However, the attack line states that it is wielding a spear two-handed in melee. It is completely reasonable that gnolls use a wide variety of weapons, so here are two alternative stat block entries which allow for both situations (wielding a heavy shield or wielding a spear two-handed.) The entries below should replace those given in the original stat block at left (depending on which you choose to use).

    Wielding Battleaxe plus Heavy Wooden Shield:

    AC As shown at left
    battleaxe +3 (1d8+2/x3)
    Ranged longbow +1 (1d8/x3)

    Wielding Spear Two-Handed:

    AC 14, touch 10, flat-footed 14 (+3 armor, +1 natural)
    Melee As shown at left
    Treasure NPC Gear (studded leather armor, spear, other treasure)