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Shadow Hunter Hatchling (3pp)


Shadow Hunter Hatchling CR 2

XP 600
N Medium magical beast
Init +1; Senses darkvision 30 ft., low-light vision, scent, tremorsense 30 ft.; Perception +9

DEFENSE

AC 13, touch 11, flat-footed 12 (+1 Dex, +2 natural)
hp 22 (3d10+3)
Fort +4; Ref +4; Will +1
Defensive Abilities shadowblend

OFFENSE

Speed 20 ft., climb 10 ft., swim 20 ft.
Melee bite +6 (1d4+3 plus poison plus grab)

STATISTICS

Str 16, Dex 13, Con 12, Int 5, Wis 10, Cha 3
Base Atk +3; CMB +6 (+10 to grapple); CMD 17 (can’t be tripped)
Feats Ability Focus (poison), Skill Focus (Perception)
Skills Climb +14, Perception +9, Stealth +14 (+24 in dimly lit & unlit areas), Swim +14; Racial Modifiers +10 racial bonus on Stealth checks in areas of dim or no light.
SQ hunt by scent

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Poison (Ex)

Bite—injury; save Fort DC 14; frequency 1/round for 6 rounds; effect 1d4 Constitution damage; cure 2 consecutive saves. The save DC is Constitution-based.

Hunt by Scent (Ex)

Shadow hunters are expert at tracking prey through the dim warrens where they dwell. They can track using their Perception skill in place of Survival.

Shadowblend (Su)

In areas of dim and no light, shadow hunters gain improved concealment; there is a 40% miss chance when attacking one in such conditions.

Variants

ECOLOGY

Environment underground
Organization solitary, or nest (5–8 hatchlings)
Treasure standard

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