Astral dragons shimmer as if surrounded by thousands of eddies of astral thought.
N dragon (extraplanar)
CR 5; Size Small; HD 6d12; Speed 40 ft.
Natural Armor +4; Breath Weapon line, 2d6 force
Str 13, Dex 16, Con 12, Int 15, Wis 14, Cha 10
Dragons gain different special abilities as they age.
|Age Category||Special Abilities||Caster Level|
|Wyrmling||Mental static aura||—|
|Very young||See invisibility||—|
|Young adult||DR 5/magic, psychic magic||5th|
|Adult||Change shape, frightful presence||7th|
|Mature adult||DR 10/magic, psychic magic||9th|
|Very old||DR 15/magic, psychic magic||13th|
|Wyrm||DR 20/magic, psychic magic||17th|
|Great wyrm||Thought travel||19th|
An adult or older astral dragon can assume any humanoid form three times per day as if using polymorph.
An astral dragon gains the following psychic spells upon reaching the listed age category: Young—deja vu (1 PE), telekinetic projectile (0 PE); young adult— analyze aura (3 PE), aversion (2 PE), id insinuation I (2 PE); mature adult—thoughtsense (4 PE); very old— possession (5 PE); wyrm—psychic crush IV (8 PE).
Environment any (Astral Plane)
Reserved and haughty, these dragons roam the Astral Plane, seeking to expand their knowledge of its esoteric secrets. They hunt to eat, and use psychic magic to fight one another.
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