Megafauna, Elasmotherium

This creature has massive legs and a stout body with a thick coat of brown fur. From the tip of its elongated nose rise two curving horns.

Elasmotherium (Giant Wooly Rhino)
CR 13

XP 25,600
N Large animal
Init +0; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +25


AC 19, touch 9, flat-footed 19 (+10 natural, –1 size)
hp 172 (15d8+90 plus 15)
Fort +17, Ref +9, Will +6


Speed 30 ft.
Melee gore +21 (2d6+15/19–20)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft.
Special Attacks powerful charge (gore, 8d6+24), trample (1d6+15, DC 27)


The elasmotherium is a herding creature and encounters with herds are common. When danger presents itself, the females encircle the young, while the males charge the predator, goring with its horn.


Str 31, Dex 10, Con 23, Int 2, Wis 13, Cha 2
Base Atk +11; CMB +22 (+24 bull rush); CMD 32 (34 vs. bull rush, 36 vs. trip)
Feats Endurance, Great Fortitude, Improved Critical (gore), Improved Bull Rush, Power Attack, Skill Focus (Perception), Toughness, Weapon Focus (gore)
Skills Perception +25


Environment cold and temperate forests, marshes and plains
Organization solitary or herd (2–8)
Treasure none

The elasmotherium stands as tall and as long as an elephant, averaging almost 15 feet long and weighing around four tons. Its fur is thick, and its underlying body is tough and very resilient. Its single horn is thick, ivory colored, and almost six feet long. Its fur tends to be a bit darker than the common woolly rhino’s. Like its brethren, its eyesight is poor, thus it too relies on its keen sense of hearing and smell.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

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

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