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Chuspiki

This tiny creature, covered in a thick coat of fluffy fur, glides through the air, riding invisible currents on its fanlike tail.

Chuspiki CR 2

XP 600
CN Tiny magical beast (air)
Init +3; Senses darkvision 60 ft., low-light vision, scent; Perception +3

DEFENSE

AC 15, touch 15, flat-footed 12 (+3 Dex, +2 size)
hp 19 (3d10+3)
Fort +4, Ref +6, Will +0
Defensive Abilities wind blessed, wind form

OFFENSE

Speed 30 ft., fly 60 ft. (perfect)
Melee tail fan +8 (1d4–2/×3)
Ranged air blast +8 (2d6+3)
Space 2-1/2 ft.; Reach 0 ft. (5 ft. with tail fan)
Psychic Magic (CL 3rd; concentration +4)

5 PEalter winds (1 PE, DC 12), gust of wind (2 PE, DC 13), whispering wind (2 PE)

Spell-Like Abilities (CL 3rd; concentration +4)

Constantfeather fall

STATISTICS

Str 6, Dex 17, Con 12, Int 12, Wis 9, Cha 13
Base Atk +3; CMB +4; CMD 12 (16 vs. trip)
Feats Point-Blank Shot, Precise Shot, Weapon Finesse B
Skills Acrobatics +9, Fly +13, Perception +3, Stealth +16
Languages Auran, Common
SQ basic aerokinesis

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Air Blast (Sp)

A chuspiki can make a ranged attack with an intense air blast, as the kineticist wild talent of the same name, using its Hit Dice as its kineticist level.

Basic Aerokinesis (Sp)

A chuspiki can use basic aerokinesis, as the kineticist wild talent of the same name.

Wind Blessed (Su)

A chuspiki is treated as a Large creature for the purposes of determining the effects wind has upon it.

Wind Form (Su)

Three times per day as an immediate action, a chuspiki can become insubstantial for 1 round. It gains DR 10/magic and becomes immune to poison, sneak attacks, and critical hits.

It can’t attack or use any of its spell-like abilities while in wind form, with the exception of basic aerokinesis.

ECOLOGY

Environment warm hills or mountains
Organization solitary, pair, or flock (6–10)
Treasure standard

Chuspikis are intelligent, mouselike creatures covered in a coat of downy tan fur which makes them appear much larger than they actually are. A chuspiki’s tail is substantially longer than the rest of its body, fanning out into a sail-like structure. The base of its tail is strong and flexible, allowing the chuspiki to whip around the fan at the tip with surprising speed. It can use this motion to create concussive blasts of air, or to scratch opponents with barbs on the underside of its tail bones.

Like the wind itself, chuspikis are always moving.

Chuspikis soar through the air, riding their fans like gliders and summoning minor gusts to steer their flight.

They rest in short bursts, napping for just an hour at a time.

Whenever they can, chuspikis seek out new experiences.

They are social creatures that prefer to travel with others of their kind, or with members of other species. Chuspikis feel an especially strong connection with other creatures who share their bond with the skies, such as air elementals and sylphs. Chuspikis enjoy exploring unique locations, and when they find a particularly fascinating site, they announce their find on the winds to encourage others to share in their discovery. A mysterious disembodied voice promising glorious adventure may very well be a chuspiki; however, the playful creatures are just as likely to play pranks on hapless passersby as they are to provide legitimate guidance.

A typical chuspiki is 1 foot long, with its tail extending out an additional 5 feet, and weighs 1 pound. Its bones are hollow, like a bird’s.

Improved Familiar

A chuspiki will sometimes ally with a spellcaster as a familiar. A chaotic spellcaster can gain a chuspiki as a familiar at 7th level by taking the Improved Familiar feat.

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