Giant Slayer (Dwarf Barbarian 12)

Giant Slayer
CR 11

XP 12,800
Dwarf Barbarian 12
N Medium humanoid (dwarf)
Init +1; Senses Perception +17


AC 23, touch 11, flat-footed 21 (+10 armor, +1 deflection, +1 Dex, +1 dodge, –2 rage, +2 shield)
hp 191 (12d12+108)
Fort +17, Ref +6, Will +10; +2 vs. poison, spells, and spell-like abilities
Defensive Abilities defensive training (+4 dodge bonus to AC vs. giants), improved uncanny dodge, trap sense +4; DR 2/—


Speed 20 ft.
Melee +1 giant-bane dwarven waraxe +19/+14/+9 (1d10+7/×3)
Ranged mwk composite longbow +14/+9/+4 (1d8+6/×3)
Special Attacks +1 on attack rolls against goblinoid and orc humanoids, greater rage (31 rounds/day), rage powers (guarded stance +3, mighty swing, no escape, roused anger, strength surge +12, unexpected strike)


During Combat The barbarian switches from a one-handed to a two-handed grip on his axe as the situation demands. He uses his shield against multiple foes but keeps his bow in hand if in melee against a lone enemy. He uses his rolling dodge before exposing himself to missiles, especially giant-hurled boulders, and assumes his guarded stance in melee. He charges with Spring Attack to get close to his enemies, following it up with full attacks.

Base Statistics

When not raging, the barbarian’s statistics are AC 25, touch 13, flat-footed 23; hp 155; Fort +14, Will+7; Melee +1 giant-bane dwarven waraxe +16/+11/+6 (1d10+4/×3); Ranged mwk composite longbow +14/+9/+4 (1d8+3/×3); Str 16, Con 20; CMB +15; CMD 28 (32 vs. bull rush or trip); Skills Climb +7, Swim +7.


Str 22, Dex 13, Con 26, Int 8, Wis 14, Cha 8
Base Atk +12; CMB +18; CMD 29 (33 vs. bull rush or trip)
Feats, Dodge, Heavy Armor Proficiency, Mobility, Power Attack, Spring Attack, Vital Strike
Skills Climb +10, Heal +5, Knowledge (nature) +5, Linguistics +0, Perception +17 (+19 to notice unusual stonework), Survival +10, Swim +10
Languages Common, Dwarven, Giant
SQ fast movement
Combat Gear potions of blur (2), potions of cure light wounds (2), tanglefoot bags (3); Other Gear +1 full plate, +1 buckler, +1 giant-bane dwarven waraxe, masterwork composite longbow (+6 Str) with 20 arrows, belt of mighty constitution +2, cloak of resistance +1, ring of protection +1, 5 gp


Giant slayers seek out giants and cut them down. Raging with enmity for their prey, they allow no other creatures to get between them and their hated foes.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

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.

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