Fungus Man King (FGG, CR 11)

Fungus Man King CR 11

XP 12,800
Giant fungus man druid 6
N Large plant (fungus)
Init +0; Senses darkvision 30 ft., low-light vision; Perception +12


AC 16, touch 9, flat-footed 16 (+7 natural, -1 size)
hp 132 (12d8+78)
Fort +16, Ref +4, Will +11; +4 bonus vs. confusion, daze, feeblemind, and insanity effects, +4 bonus vs. extraordinary, spell-like, and supernatural abilities of creatures with shapechanger subtype
Defensive Abilities bramble armor (1d6+3, 6 rounds/day); DR 5/piercing or slashing; Immune plant traits; Resist cold 5
Weaknesses vulnerability to fire


Speed 20 ft.
Melee slam +12 (1d6+7)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 10 ft.
Special Attacks spore cloud, wild shape 2/day, wooden fists (+3, 5 rounds/day)
Druid Spells Prepared (CL 6th; concentration +8)

3rdplant growthD, protection from energy, speak with plants
2ndbarkskinD, flame blade, fog cloud, hold animal (DC 14), protection from spores
1stcharm animal (DC 13), entangleD (DC 13), obscuring mist, produce flame, thunderstomp
0 (at will)create water, mending, purify food and drink (DC 12), stabilize

D Domain spell; Domain Plant domain


Str 20, Dex 11, Con 22, Int 9, Wis 14, Cha 10
Base Atk +8; CMB +9; CMD 24
Feats Agile Maneuvers, Iron Will, Natural Spell, Skill Focus (Perception), Voice of Beasts, Weapon Finesse, Wild Speech
Skills Acrobatics +0 (-4 to jump), Heal +10, Knowledge (geography) +3, Knowledge (nature) +5, Perception +12, Stealth +11, Survival +8
SQ nature bond (Plant domain), nature sense, resist call of the wild, trackless step, wild empathy +6

Bramble Armor (6 rounds/day) (Su)

Foes striking the fungus king with non-reach weapons take 1d6+3 slashing damage from brambles cutting their flesh.

Darkvision (30 ft.)

The fungus king can see perfectly in the dark up to 30 ft. (black and white only).

Natural Spell

The fungus king can cast spells while using wild shape.

Nature Sense (Ex)

The fungus king gains a +2 bonus on Knowledge (nature) and Survival checks.

Resist Call of the Wild (Ex)

The fungus king gains a +4 bonus to saves vs. confusion, daze, feeblemind, insanity, or shapechanger abilities.

Spore Cloud (Ex)

Once per round as a standard action, a fungus king can release a cloud of noxious spores. All living creatures within 5 ft. must make a DC 19 Fortitude save or become nauseated for 1d4+1 rounds. The save DC is Constitution-based. This is a poison effect, and once a creature successfully saves it is immune to the spore cloud of that particular fungus man for 24 hours.

Cloud of spores nauseated all within 5 ft.

Trackless Step (Ex)

The fungus king does not leave a trail when moving through natural surroundings.

Voice of Beasts

The fungus king can speak with animals while in wild shape form.

Vulnerability to Fire

The fungus king is vulnerable (suffers +50% damage) to fire damage.

Wild Empathy +6 (Ex)

A fungus king can improve the attitude of an animal, as if using Diplomacy.

Wild Shape (6 hours, 2/day) (Su)

The fungus king can shapeshift into a different creature twice per day.

Wild Speech

The fungus king can speak while using wild shape.

Wooden Fists +3 (5 rounds/day) (Su)

Unarmed attacks made by a fungus king are lethal, do not provoke AoO, and deal +3 damage. 


Environment underground
Organization pod (4–16), branch (17–30), colony (30+, plus a fungus man king)
Treasure incidental

These small, non-aggressive plant-men appear to be mobile toadstools, with brightly colored caps, stubby arms and thick, trunk-like legs. They do not speak, but they hold up their hands in a sign of peace or supplication.

Fungus men are an extremely peaceful and easy-going race of intelligent plants. They are bipedal, in a squat, humanoid fashion. The fungus men are sexless, and reproduce by means of spore clouds. They lack the appendages for fine manipulation of objects, but are quite dexterous in their own way. The fungus men are fiercely loyal to their fungus man king, and attack immediately if it is threatened.

Carved into the stump of a huge toadstool are petroglyphs detailing the legend of Magopyccic, a colossal sentient fungus whose spores are said to have spread throughout the cosmos, devouring worlds and granting their desiccated husks to its fungoid offspring. Searching the stump reveals a secret compartment within the mouth of the Magopyccic, where the fungus folk gather their treasures.


potion of bull’s strength, scroll of plant growth, scroll of stoneskin, staff of swarming insects, and 20 rare moonstone gems worth 100 gp each.

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