Red Dragon, Young Adult

A crown of cruel horns surrounds the head of this mighty dragon. Thick scales the color of molten rock cover its long body.

Young Adult Red Dragon CR 13

XP 25,600
CE Huge dragon (fire)
Init +4; Senses dragon senses, smoke vision; Perception +20; Aura frightful presence (150 ft., DC 19)


AC 26, touch 8, flat-footed 26 (+18 natural, -2 size)
hp 172 (15d12+75)
Fort +14, Ref +9, Will +13
DR 5/magic; Immune fire, paralysis, sleep; SR 24
Weaknesses Vulnerability to cold


Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +22 (2d8+13), 2 claws +22 (2d6+9), 2 wings +20 (1d8+4), tail slap +20 (2d6+13)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50-ft. cone, DC 22, 10d10 fire), crush (Small creatures, DC 22, 2d8+13)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 15th; concentration +17)

At willdetect magic, pyrotechnics (DC 14)

Spells Known (CL 5th; concentration +7)


Str 29, Dex 10, Con 21, Int 14, Wis 15, Cha 14
Base Atk +15; CMB +26; CMD 36 (40 vs. trip)
Feats Cleave, Improved Initiative, Improved Iron Will, Improved Vital Strike, Iron Will, Multiattack, Power Attack, Vital Strike
Skills Appraise +20, Bluff +20, Fly +10, Intimidate +20, Knowledge (arcana) +20, Perception +20, Sense Motive +20, Stealth +10
Languages Common, Draconic, Orc


Smoke Vision (Ex)

A very young red dragon can see perfectly in smoky conditions (such as those created by pyrotechnics).


Environment warm mountains
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

Few creatures are more cruel and fearsome than the mighty red dragon. King of the chromatics, this terrible beast brings ruin and death to the lands that fall under its shadow.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder RPG Bestiary. Copyright 2009, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Jason Bulmahn, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.

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