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Simple Corruption Template: Ghoulish Creature (CR +1)

Ghoulish creatures have succumbed to ghoul fever and transformed into cannibalistic undead versions of their previous selves.

Quick Rules: Counts as undead; darkvision 60 ft.; undead immunities; +1 to AC; +1 on rolls based on Str and Cha; two claw attacks that deal each 1d4 points of damage (for Medium creatures) plus paralysis and one bite attack that deals 1d6 points of damage (for Medium creatures) plus paralysis and disease; disease (Ghoul Fever: Bite—injury; save Fort DC = 10 + 1/2 HD + Cha modifier; onset 1 day; frequency 1/day; effect 1d3 points of Con damage and 1d3 points of Dex damage; cure 2 consecutive saves); paralysis (1d4+1 rounds, DC = 10 + 1/2 HD + Cha modifier, elves are immune).

Rebuild Rules: Type change to undead; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; AC natural armor bonus increases by 1; Melee two claw attacks that each deal 1d4 points of damage (for Medium creatures) plus paralysis and one bite attack that deals 1d6 points of damage (for Medium creatures) plus paralysis and disease; Special Attacks disease (Ghoul Fever: Bite—injury; save Fort DC = 10 + 1/2 HD + Cha modifier; onset 1 day; frequency 1/day; effect 1d3 Con and 1d3 Dex damage; cure 2 consecutive saves), paralysis (1d4+1 rounds, DC = 10 + 1/2 HD + Cha modifier, elves are immune); Ability Scores +2 Str, +2 Cha.

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