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Sylvan Stalker (CR 10)

Sylvan Stalker CR 10

XP 9,600
Catfolk slayer 11
CN Medium humanoid (catfolk)
Init +5; Senses low-light vision; Perception +20

DEFENSE

AC 19, touch 15, flat-footed 14 (+4 armor, +5 Dex)
hp 98 (11d10+33)
Fort +9, Ref +12, Will +6

OFFENSE

Speed 30 ft., climb 20 ft.
Melee +1 rapier +21 (1d6+4/18–20) or +1 rapier +19/+14/+9 (1d6+4/18–20), +1 short sword +18/+13 (1d6+4/19–20)
Ranged +1 longbow +22/+17/+12 (1d8+5/×3)
Special Attacks sneak attack +3d6 plus 3 bleed, studied target +3 (3rd, swift action)

TACTICS

Before Combat The slayer prepares to ambush their studied target from a high location, utilizing their climbing ability to stay out of range once combat begins.

During Combat The slayer attacks their studied target first to make them bleed.

Base Statistics Without studied target, the slayer has the following stats: Melee +1 rapier +18 (1d6+1/18–20) or +1 rapier +16/+11/+6 (1d6+1/18–20), +1 short sword +15/+10 (1d6+1/19–20); Ranged +1 longbow +18/+13/+8 (1d8+1/×3); CMB +11; Skills Knowledge (geography) +15, Perception +17, Stealth +21, Survival +17.

STATISTICS

Str 10, Dex 20, Con 14, Int 12, Wis 12, Cha 10
Base Atk +11; CMB +11; CMD 26 (30 vs. overrun, trip)
Feats Far Shot, Improved Two-Weapon Fighting, Iron Will, Point-Blank Shot, Two-Weapon Fighting, Weapon Finesse, Weapon Focus (longbow), Weapon Focus (rapier)
Skills Acrobatics +19 (+23 to maintain balance), Climb +26, Heal +15, Knowledge (geography) +18, Perception +20, Stealth +24, Survival +20; Racial Modifiers +2 Perception, +2 Stealth, +2 Survival
Languages Catfolk, Common, Sylvan
SQ cat’s luck, combat style (archery), slayer talents (bleeding attack +3, climber, ranger combat style [2], woodland stride), stalker, swift tracker, track +5
Gear potion of bull’s strength, potion of cure serious wounds; Other Gear +1 balanced UE studded leather, +1 longbow, +1 rapier, +1 short sword, belt of incredible dexterity +2, 120 gp

ABOUT

In the untamed wilderness, far from any city, the sylvan stalker protects forest-dwelling fey from terrible creatures such as dragons and civilized folk. The sylvan stalker enjoys the merriment and freedom the fey folk offer and will work hard to protect these folk as if they were family.