Time Dragon, Adult

This dragon’s cracked scales creak with frightening, patient power. Some of its horns are ancient and brittle, others new and pristine.

Adult Time Dragon CR 15

XP 51,200
N Huge dragon
Init +11; Senses detect magic, dragon senses, see in darkness; Perception +26; Aura alien presence (180 ft., DC 23)


AC 28, touch 9, flat-footed 27 (+1 Dex, +19 natural, –2 size)
hp 256 (19d12+133)
Fort +18, Ref +12, Will +15
DR 5/magic; Immune cold, paralysis, sleep, staggered; SR 26


Speed 50 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +28 (2d8+15), 2 claws +28 (2d6+10/19–20), 2 wings +25 (1d8+5), tail slap +25 (2d6+15)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50-ft. cone, 12d10 electricity, DC 26), crush
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 19th; concentration +23)

Constantdetect magic
At willclairaudience/clairvoyance, share memory

Sorcerer Spells Known (CL 7th; concentration +11)

3rd (5/day)dispel magic, slow (DC 17)
2nd (7/day)arcane lock, blur, detect thoughts (DC 16)
1st (7/day)erase, feather fall, identify, mage armor, magic missile
0 (at will)light, mage hand, message, read magic, 3 more


Str 30, Dex 13, Con 24, Int 19, Wis 18, Cha 19
Base Atk +19; CMB +31 (+33 sunder); CMD 44 (48 vs. trip)
Feats Cleave, Great Cleave, Improved Critical (claw), Improved Initiative, Multiattack, Power Attack, Skill Focus (Knowledge [history]), Step Up, Weapon Focus (bite, claw)
Skills Diplomacy +26, Fly +15, Knowledge (arcana, geography, planes, religion) +26, Knowledge (history) +32, Perception +26, Sense Motive +26, Spellcraft +26
Languages Common, Draconic, Dwarven, Elven, Sylvan
SQ immortal, no breath, read the threads, starflight


Immortal (Ex)

Time dragons age, but don’t die from old age.

Read the Threads (Su)

A time dragon gains a racial bonus on initiative checks equal to its age category. In addition, a time dragon is immune to the staggered condition.

Alien Presence (Su)

A creature that fails its saving throw against a time dragon’s alien presence is staggered for 5d6 rounds (or stunned if it has 4 Hit Dice or fewer).


Environment vacuum
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

Guardians of history, time dragons are the most powerful of the outer dragons. Watchers and waiters, time dragons guard the universe against those that would interfere with the natural temporal order.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 4 © 2013, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors: Dennis Baker, Jesse Benner, Savannah Broadway, Ross Byers, Adam Daigle, Tim Hitchcock, Tracy Hurley, James Jacobs, Matt James, Rob McCreary, Jason Nelson, Tom Phillips, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Sean K Reynolds, F. Wesley Schneider, Tork Shaw, and Russ Taylor.

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