Dragon, Faerie

This tiny dragon has delicate and brightly colored butterfly wings and a long, thin prehensile tail. Its scales are smooth and range in color from red to purple, with all colors of the spectrum falling in between. Its eyes are bluish-green, and its backward curving horns are silver with gold flecks.

Faerie Dragon (Draco Fraudatio Minimus)
CR 2

XP 600
CG Tiny dragon
Init +3; Senses dragon senses; Perception +8


AC 18, touch 16, flat-footed 14 (+3 Dex, +1 dodge, +2 natural, +2 size)
hp 22 (3d12+3)
Fort +4; Ref +6; Will +5
Immune magical paralysis, sleep; SR 14


Speed 10 ft., fly 60 ft. (perfect), swim 30 ft.
Melee bite +8 (1d3–1)
Space 2-1/2 ft.; Reach 0 ft. (2-1/2 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (5 ft. cone, Fort DC 12, euphoria 1d6 rounds)
Spell-like Abilities (CL 3rd)

3/daygreater invisibility (self only)

Sorcerer Spells Known (CL 3rd)

1st (6/day)grease (DC 14), silent image (DC 14), sleep (DC 14)
0th (at will)dancing lights, flare (DC 13), ghost sound, mage hand, open/close

— OR —

Druid Spells Prepared (CL 3rd)

2ndanimal trance (DC 14), warp wood (DC 14)
1stcharm animal (DC 13), entangle (DC 13), speak with animals
0thcreate water, detect magic, flare (DC 12), light


Str 9, Dex 17, Con 13, Int 16, Wis 14, Cha 16
Base Atk +3; CMB +4; CMD 14 (18 vs. trip)
Feats Acrobatic, Dodge, Weapon Finesse B
Skills Acrobatics +8, Bluff +9, Diplomacy +9, Fly +23, Knowledge (nature) +9, Perception +8, Sense Motive +8, Stealth +17, Swim +11, Use Magic Device +9
Languages Common, Draconic, Elven, Sylvan; telepathy 100 ft.


Breath Weapon (Su)

A faerie dragon’s breath weapon is a 5-foot cone of pink gas. Creatures caught in the puff must succeed on a Fortitude save or experience extreme euphoria for 1d6 rounds. Affected creatures are staggered, sickened, and immune to fear effects for the duration of the euphoria.


Environment temperate and warm forest
Organization solitary or clan (2–8)
Treasure standard

Faerie dragons are chaotic members of the dragon family and are believed to be distant cousins of the pseudodragon. Faerie dragons resemble tiny 1–2 foot long dragons. Female faerie dragons have a golden sheen to their coloring while males have a silver sheen.

Faerie dragons love to play pranks on passersby and employ their spells to this end. Some faerie dragons spend months on end preparing for the day they can unleash their single grand practical joke or prank. Faerie dragons avoid combat and only attack if cornered or if their lair or young are in immediate danger. A faerie dragon attacks with its breath weapon, spells, and bite.

Faerie Dragons as Familiars

Although difficult to control, a faerie dragon can make for a powerful familiar. Spellcasters wishing to take a faerie dragon as a familiar must take the Improved Familiar feat and have an alignment within one step of chaotic good. The character must have an arcane spellcaster level of at least 7th before taking a faerie dragon as a familiar.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Faerie Dragon from the Tome of Horrors Complete, Copyright 2011, Necromancer Games, Inc., published and distributed by Frog God Games; Author Scott Greene, based on original material by Brian Jaeger and Gary Gygax.

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