Blue-Ringed Octopus CR 1/2
N Tiny animal (aquatic)
Init +5; Senses low-light vision; Perception +1
AC 17, touch 17, flat-footed 12 (+5 Dex, +2 size)
hp 4 (1d8)
Fort +2, Ref +7, Will +1
Defensive Abilities ink cloud
Speed 20 ft., swim 30 ft., jet 60 ft.
Melee bite +7 (1d2–1 plus poison), tentacles +5 (grab)
Space 2-1/2 ft.; Reach 0 ft.
Str 8, Dex 21, Con 10, Int 2, Wis 13, Cha 3
Base Atk +0; CMB +3 (+7 grapple); CMD 12 (can’t be tripped)
Feats MultiattackB, Weapon Finesse
Skills Escape Artist +15, Stealth +25, Swim +13; Racial Modifiers +10 Escape Artist, +8 Stealth
Special Attacks poison
The master of a blue-ringed octopus familiar gains a +3 bonus on Swim checks.
Ink Cloud (Ex)
While within water, an octopus can emit a 5-foot-radius sphere of ink once per minute as a swift action. This ink provides total concealment and persists for 1 minute.
The octopus can jet 60 feet in a straight line as a full-round action. This does not provoke attacks of opportunity.
Bite—injury; save Fort DC 10; frequency 1/round for 6 rounds; effect 1 Str; cure 1 save.
Environment temperate or cold aquatic
Blue-ringed octopuses are aquatic animals capable of a surprising amount of cunning. They cannot survive out of water.
Section 15: Copyright Notice
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Ultimate Magic. © 2011, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors: Jason Bulmahn, Tim Hitchcock, Colin McComb, Rob McCreary, Jason Nelson, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Sean K Reynolds, Owen K.C. Stephens, and Russ Taylor.