Sky Dragon, Young Adult

Although wingless, this dragon twists gracefully though the sky, its scales reflecting the shifting hues of the heavens.

Young Adult Sky Dragon CR 12

XP 19,200
LG Huge dragon (air)
Init +4; Senses cloud sight, dragon senses; Perception +27; Aura frightful presence (150 ft., DC 21)


AC 26, touch 8, flat-footed 26 (natural +18, size -2)
hp 147 (14d12+56)
Fort +13, Ref +11, Will +13
DR 5/magic; Immune electricity, paralysis, sleep; SR 23


Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (good)
Melee bite +19 (2d8+10/19-20), 2 claws +19 (2d6+7), gore +19 (2d6+10), tail slap +17 (2d6+10)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite and gore)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50 ft. cone, 10d8 electricity, DC 21), crush (DC 21, 2d8+10)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 14th; concentration +18)

At willdetect evil, feather fall

Spells Known (CL 5th; concentration +9)

2nd (5/day)glitterdust (DC 16), invisibility
1st (7/day)expeditious retreat, magic missile, obscuring mist, shocking grasp
0 (at will)detect magic, disrupt undead, mage hand, mending, message, read magic


Str 25, Dex 10, Con 19, Int 18, Wis 19, Cha 18
Base Atk +14; CMB +23; CMD 33 (37 vs. trip)
Feats Flyby Attack, Hover, Improved Critical (bite), Improved Initiative, Lightning Reflexes, Multiattack, Skill Focus (Perception)
Skills Acrobatics +14, Diplomacy +21, Fly +17, Heal +21, Knowledge (arcana, religion) +21, Perception +27, Perform (sing) +18, Sense Motive +21, Spellcraft +21
Languages Auran, Celestial, Common, Draconic, Infernal
SQ borne aloft, change shape


Borne Aloft (Su)

Old or younger sky dragons fly with good maneuverability while all older sky dragons have perfect.

Change Shape (Su)

A young or older sky dragon can assume any humanoid form three times per day as if using polymorph.

Cloud Sight (Su)

A very young or older sky dragon’s sight is not impeded by clouds or fog, or by spells that create areas of fog.

Built by:

gordon the whale


Environment temperate or warm mountains
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

Benevolent and noble, sky dragons, or tienlungs, are fearsome champions of good and protectors of those in need. They are often sought out for their wise council, which they grant only to the deserving and true.

Section 15: Copyright Notice
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 3, © 2011, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors Jesse Benner, Jason Bulmahn, Adam Daigle, James Jacobs, Michael Kenway, Rob McCreary, Patrick Renie, Chris Sims, F. Wesley Schneider, James L. Sutter, and Russ Taylor, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.
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