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Sky Dragon, Adult

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

Adult Sky Dragon CR 13

XP 25,600
LG Huge dragon (air)
Init +4; Senses cloud sight, dragon senses; Perception +30; Aura frightful presence (180 ft., DC 23)

DEFENSE

AC 29, touch 8, flat-footed 29 (+21 natural, -2 size)
hp 184 (16d12+80)
Fort +15, Ref +12, Will +17
DR 5/magic; Immune electricity, paralysis, sleep; SR 24

OFFENSE

Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (good)
Melee bite +22 (2d8+12/19-20), 2 claws +22 (2d6+8), gore +22 (2d6+12), tail slap +20 (2d6+12)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite and gore)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50-ft. cone, 12d8 electricity damage, DC 23), crush (DC 23, 2d8+12)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 16th; concentration +21)

At willdetect evil, feather fall, gust of wind (DC 17)

Spells Known (CL 7th; concentration +12)

3rd (5/day)blink, lightning bolt (DC 18)
2nd (7/day)glitterdust (DC 17), invisibility, resist energy
1st (8/day)endure elements, expeditious retreat, magic missile, obscuring mist, shocking grasp
0 (at will)detect magic, disrupt undead, mage hand, mending, message, ray of frost, read magic

STATISTICS

Str 27, Dex 10, Con 21, Int 20, Wis 21, Cha 20
Base Atk +16; CMB +26; CMD 36 (40 vs. trip)
Feats Flyby Attack, Hover, Improved Critical (bite), Improved Initiative, Iron Will, Lightning Reflexes, Multiattack, Skill Focus (Perception)
Skills Acrobatics +19 (+23 when jumping), Diplomacy +24, Fly +19, Heal +24, Knowledge (arcana, geography, religion) +24, Perception +30, Perform (sing) +24, Sense Motive +24, Spellcraft +24
Languages Auran, Celestial, Common, Draconic, Infernal, Sylvan
SQ borne aloft, change shape

SPECIAL ABILITIES

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.

ECOLOGY

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.