This masked humanoid being has wings and armor of runecarved gray stone, and its eyes glow blue.
Gate Archon CR 17
AC 33, touch 14, flat-footed 29 (+9 armor, +3 Dex, +1 dodge, +10 natural; +2 deflection vs. evil)
hp 263 (17d10+170); regeneration 10 (evil weapons and effects)
Fort +20, Ref +8, Will +16; +4 vs. poison
DR 10/evil; Immune electricity, fear, petrification; SR 28
Constant—nondetection, statue, true seeing
At will—bestow curse (DC 18), detect evil, dimensional anchor, dismissal (DC 19), greater teleport (self plus 50 lbs. of objects only)
3/day—calcific touch (DC 19), glyph of warding (DC 18), plane shift (DC 20)
Cleric Spells Prepared (CL 17th; concentration +23)
9th—mass heal (DC 24)
8th—dimensional lock, greater spell immunity
7th—greater scrying (DC 22), holy word (2, DC 22)
6th—antilife shell, banishment (2, DC 22), blade barrier (DC 21), greater dispel magic, heal
5th—break enchantment (2), breath of life, dispel evil (DC 20), righteous might, wall of stone
4th—blessing of fervor, divine power, freedom of movement, greater magic weapon, neutralize poison
3rd—daylight, dispel magic, prayer (2), searing light
2nd—calm emotions (DC 17), consecrate, eagle’s splendor, owl’s wisdom, remove paralysis, silence (DC 17)
1st—divine favor, entropic shield, obscuring mist, protection from evil, remove fear, shield of faith
0—detect magic, guidance, light, stabilize
Str 30, Dex 17, Con 31, Int 18, Wis 22, Cha 21
Base Atk +17; CMB +27; CMD 41
Feats Combat Expertise, Dodge, Improved Critical (greatsword), Lunge, Mobility, Power Attack, Shield of Swings, Spring Attack, Whirlwind Attack
Skills Acrobatics +17 (+13 when jumping), Fly +24, Intimidate +25, Knowledge (planes) +24, Perception +26, Sense Motive +26, Spellcraft +24, Stealth +20, Survival +26, Use Magic Device +25
Languages Celestial, Draconic, Infernal; truespeech
SQ graven wings, stoneblade
A gate archon can inscribe a glyph of warding onto its wings; this glyph can be triggered only when the archon is using its statue form.
Gate archons stand in silent vigils over interplanar portals.
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 5 © 2015, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Dennis Baker, Jesse Benner, John Bennett, Logan Bonner, Creighton Broadhurst, Robert Brookes, Benjamin Bruck, Jason Bulmahn, Adam Daigle, Thurston Hillman, Eric Hindley, Joe Homes, James Jacobs, Amanda Hamon Kunz, Ben McFarland, Jason Nelson, Thom Phillips, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Alistair Rigg, Alex Riggs, David N. Ross, Wes Schneider, David Schwartz, Mark Seifter, Mike Shel, James L. Sutter, and Linda Zayas-Palmer.