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Ice Elemental, Huge

From the waist up, this icy creature’s features are humanoid, but below its body is a snake-like, slithering tail.

Huge Ice Elemental
CR 7

XP 3,200
N Huge outsider (air, cold, elemental, extraplanar, water)
+7; Senses darkvision 60 ft., snow vision; Perception +13


AC 20, touch 12, flat-footed 16 (+3 Dex, +1 dodge, +8 natural, –2 size)
95 (10d10+40)
+11, Ref +10, Will +3
5/—; Immune cold, elemental traits
Weaknesses vulnerable to fire


Speed 20 ft., burrow (ice and snow only) 20 ft., swim 60 ft.
2 slams +15 (2d6+7 plus 1d8 cold)
15 ft.; Reach 15 ft.
Special Attacks
numbing cold (DC 19)


Str 24, Dex 16, Con 19, Int 6, Wis 11, Cha 11
Base Atk
+10; CMB +19; CMD 33 (can’t be tripped)
Cleave, Dodge, Great Cleave, Improved Initiative, Power Attack
Intimidate +13, Knowledge (planes) +11, Perception +13, Stealth +8, Swim
Language Aquan
SQ ice glide, icewalking +15


Ice Glide (Su)

A burrowing ice elemental can pass through nonmagical ice and snow as easily as a fish swims through water. Its burrowing leaves behind no tunnel or hole, nor does it create any ripple or other sign of its presence. A control water spell cast on an area containing a burrowing ice elemental flings the elemental back 30 feet, stunning the creature for 1 round unless it succeeds on a DC 15 Fortitude save.

Icewalking (Ex)

This ability works like the spider climb spell, but the surfaces the elemental climbs must be icy. The elemental can move across icy surfaces without penalty and does not need to make Acrobatics checks to run or charge on ice.

Numbing Cold (su)

When an ice elemental deals cold damage to a creature, that creature must succeed on a Fortitude save or be staggered for 1 round. The save DC is listed in the elemental’s stat block and is Constitution-based.

Snow Vision (Ex)

An ice elemental can see perfectly well in snowy conditions and does not take any penalties on Perception checks while in snow.


Environment any land or water (Plane of Water)
solitary, pair, or gang (3–8)

Ice elementals are creatures made of animated snow and ice. They form in especially cold parts of the Plane of Water and along its border with the Plane of Air, where giant icebergs careen off of world-high waterfalls into the open sky. Ice elementals vary in their exact appearance.

Section 15: Copyright Notice
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 2, © 2010, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors Wolfgang
Baur, Jason Bulmahn, Adam Daigle, Graeme Davis, Crystal Frasier, Joshua J. Frost, Tim
Hitchcock, Brandon Hodge, James Jacobs, Steve Kenson, Hal MacLean, Martin Mason, Rob
McCreary, Erik Mona, Jason Nelson, Patrick Renie, Sean K Reynolds, F. Wesley Schneider,
Owen K.C. Stephens, James L. Sutter, Russ Taylor, and Greg A. Vaughan, based on material
by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.