Crystal Dragon, Young

This brilliantly colored dragon has scales, teeth, and claws made of multicolored crystal, and its wings are sheets of flexible glass.

Young Crystal Dragon CR 6

XP 2,400
CG Medium dragon (earth, extraplanar)
Init +2; Senses dragon senses, tremorsense 30 ft.; Perception +11


AC 20, touch 12, flat-footed 18 ( +2 Dex, +8 natural)
hp 66 (7d12+21)
Fort +10, Ref +9, Will +6
Immune paralysis, sleep, sonic


Speed 60 ft., burrow 30 ft., climb 30 ft., fly 150 ft. (average)
Melee bite +10 (1d8+4), 2 claws +10 (1d6+3), 2 wings +5 (1d4+1)
Space 5 ft.; Reach 5 ft. (10 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (30-ft. cone, 6d4 sonic, DC 16)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 7th; concentration +11)

At willcolor spray (DC 15)


Str 17, Dex 14, Con 17, Int 12, Wis 13, Cha 18
Base Atk +7; CMB +10; CMD 22 (26 vs. trip)
Feats Deceitful, Great Fortitude, Lightning Reflexes, Power Attack
Skills Bluff +16, Climb +21, Disguise +6, Fly +12, Intimidate +14, Knowledge (dungeoneering) +11, Perception +11, Stealth +12; Racial Modifiers +8 Climb
Languages Draconic, Undercommon
SQ razor sharp


Razor Sharp (Sp)

All of a crystal dragon’s natural attacks deal slashing damage.


Environment any underground (Plane of Earth)
Organization solitary
Treasure triple

Crystal dragons are generally good-natured, though their incredible vanity sometimes causes them to seem aloof and cocky. Any perceived insult against its appearance is all but assured to send a crystal dragon into a rage—which is a problem, as most crystal dragons are prone to seeing insults even where none are intended. Crystal dragons prefer underground lairs, and often go for decades or even centuries without emerging from their extensive cavern lairs onto the surface world above.

Crystal dragons tend to be exacting and even obsessive-compulsive, their personalities mirroring the precise and ordered nature of the facets of their scales. A crystal dragon’s lair is a well-ordered place—these dragons find the very idea of the classic sprawl of a dragon’s hoard to be shameful.

Section 15: Copyright Notice
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 2, © 2010, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors Wolfgang Baur, Jason Bulmahn, Adam Daigle, Graeme Davis, Crystal Frasier, Joshua J. Frost, Tim Hitchcock, Brandon Hodge, James Jacobs, Steve Kenson, Hal MacLean, Martin Mason, Rob McCreary, Erik Mona, Jason Nelson, Patrick Renie, Sean K Reynolds, F. Wesley Schneider, Owen K.C. Stephens, James L. Sutter, Russ Taylor, and Greg A. Vaughan, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.
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