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Barracuda, Medium (3pp)

This fish is long and bluish gray fading to mottled silver near it tail. It has an oversized jaw full of sharp teeth.

Medium Barracuda CR 1

XP 400
N Medium animal (aquatic)
Init +2; Senses low-light vision; Perception +9

DEFENSE

AC 13, touch 12, flat-footed 11 (+2 Dex, +1 natural)
hp 16 (3d8+3)
Fort +4, Ref +5, Will +2

OFFENSE

Speed swim 60 ft.
Melee bite +4 (1d6+1/19–20)

STATISTICS

Str 12, Dex 14, Con 13, Int 1, Wis 12, Cha 2
Base Atk +2; CMB +3; CMD 15 (can’t be tripped)
Feats Improved Critical (bite), Skill Focus (Perception), Weapon Finesse B
Skills Perception +9, Swim +14; Racial Modifiers Medium barracudas use their Dexterity modifier for Swim checks.

ECOLOGY

Environment any aquatic
Organization pair, pack (2–5), or school (6–11)
Treasure none

The barracuda is a predatory fish that averages about six feet long and weighs 30–45 pounds. Its body is bluish-gray near the front changing to silver mottled with black spots in the rear. Its mouth is filled with razor-sharp teeth.

The barracuda strikes quickly in combat. Slain prey is devoured immediately.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Medium Barracuda from the Tome of Horrors Complete, Copyright 2011, Necromancer Games, Inc., published and distributed by Frog God Games; Author Scott Greene.