Astral Dragon, Adult

This majestic dragon seems to shimmer as if surrounded by thousands of eddies of astral thought.

Adult Astral Dragon CR 13

XP 25,600
N Huge dragon (extraplanar)
Init +5; Senses dragon senses, see invisibility; Perception +24; Aura mental static (30 ft., DC 21), frightful presence (180 ft., DC 21)


AC 28, touch 9, flat-footed 27 (+1 Dex, +19 natural, –2 size)
hp 184 (16d12+80)
Fort +15, Ref +11, Will +17; +4 vs. psychic spells
Defensive Abilities psychic resilience; DR 5/magic; Immune paralysis, sleep; SR 24


Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +23 (2d8+12), 2 claws +22 (2d6+8), 2 wings +20 (1d8+4), tail slap +20 (2d6+12)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (100-ft. line, DC 23, 12d6 force), crush
Psychic Magic (CL 16th; concentration +21)

11 PEanalyze aura (3 PE), aversion (2 PE, DC 17), deja vu (1 PE), id insinuation I (3 PE, DC 18), telekinetic projectile (0 PE)

Psychic Spells Known (CL 7th; concentration +12)

3rd (5/day)ego whip I, haste
2nd (7/day)blur, hideous laughter (DC 17), locate object
1st (8/day)burst of insight, feather fall, sundering shards (DC 16), true strike, unwitting ally (DC 16)
0 (at will)dancing lights, daze (DC 15), detect magic, detect poison, mage hand, message, open/close


Str 27, Dex 12, Con 20, Int 21, Wis 20, Cha 16
Base Atk +16; CMB +26; CMD 37 (41 vs. trip)
Feats Cleave, Flyby Attack, Improved Initiative, Iron Will, Lunge, Multiattack, Power Attack, Weapon Focus (bite)
Skills Appraise +24, Diplomacy +22, Fly +12, Intimidate +22, Knowledge (arcana, history, planes, religion) +24, Perception +24, Sense Motive +24, Stealth +12
Languages Aklo, Celestial, Common, Draconic, Infernal
SQ change shape


Change Shape (Su)

An adult astral dragon can assume any humanoid form three times per day as if using polymorph.

Psychic Magic (Sp)

An adult astral dragon gains the following psychic spells: deja vu (1 PE), telekinetic projectile (0 PE); analyze aura (3 PE), aversion (2 PE), id insinuation I (2 PE)


Environment any (Astral Plane)
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

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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Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 5 © 2015, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Dennis Baker, Jesse Benner, John Bennett, Logan Bonner, Creighton Broadhurst, Robert Brookes, Benjamin Bruck, Jason Bulmahn, Adam Daigle, Thurston Hillman, Eric Hindley, Joe Homes, James Jacobs, Amanda Hamon Kunz, Ben McFarland, Jason Nelson, Thom Phillips, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Alistair Rigg, Alex Riggs, David N. Ross, Wes Schneider, David Schwartz, Mark Seifter, Mike Shel, James L. Sutter, and Linda Zayas-Palmer.

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