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Giant Hunter (Gnome Paladin 15)

Giant Hunter
CR 14

XP 38,400
Gnome Paladin 15
LG Small humanoid (gnome)
Init +4; Senses low-light vision; Perception +13; Aura courage (10 ft.), faith (10 ft.), justice (10 ft.), resolve (10 ft.)

DEFENSE

AC 24, touch 13, flat-footed 24 (+10 armor, +2 deflection, +1 natural, +1 size)
hp 137 (15d10+50)
Fort +16, Ref +10, Will +15; +2 vs. illusions
Defensive Abilities defensive training (+4 dodge bonus to AC vs. giants); Immune charm, disease, fear

OFFENSE

Speed 15 ft.
Melee +1 shock gnome hooked hammer +22/+17/+12 (1d6+7/×3 plus 1d6 electricity) or mwk gnome hooked hammer +22/+17/+12 (1d4+6/×4)
Ranged +1 light crossbow +17 (1d6+1/19–20)
Special Attacks +1 on attack rolls against goblinoid and reptilian humanoids, channel positive energy (DC 20, 8d6), smite evil 5/day (+3 attack and AC, +15 damage)
Gnome Spell-Like Abilities (CL 15th; concentration +18)

Paladin Spell-Like Abilities (CL 15th; concentration +18)

At willdetect evil

Paladin Spells Prepared (CL 12th; concentration +15)

TACTICS

During Combat The paladin uses divine bond to give her weapon a mix of the defending, flaming, and holy special abilities.

STATISTICS

Str 18, Dex 10, Con 15, Int 8, Wis 12, Cha 16
Base Atk +15; CMB +18; CMD 30
Feats Bleeding Critical, Critical Focus, Extra Lay on Hands, Improved Initiative, Power Attack, Toughness, Vital Strike, Weapon Focus (gnome hooked hammer)
Skills Knowledge (dungeoneering, local) +4, Perception +13, Stealth +8
Languages Common, Gnome, Sylvan
SQ aura, code of conduct, divine bond (weapon +4, 3/day), lay on hands (7d6, 12/day), mercies (cursed, diseased, nauseated, sickened, stunned)
Combat Gear potions of haste (2); Other Gear +2 shadow half-plate, +1 light crossbow with 20 bolts, +1 shock/masterwork gnome hooked hammer, amulet of natural armor +1, belt of giant strength +2, boots of striding and springing, cloak of resistance +2, ring of protection +2, 543 gp

DESCRIPTION

This paladin’s lifelong mission is to eradicate evil giants.

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Pathfinder Roleplaying Game NPC Codex © 2012, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors: Jesse Benner, Jason Bulmahn, Adam Daigle, Alex Greenshields, Rob McCreary, Mark Moreland, Jason Nelson, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Patrick Renie, Sean K Reynolds, and Russ Taylor.