Klaven Commander CR 4
AC 22, touch 14, flat-footed 19 (+4 armor, +1 deflection, +3 Dex, +4 natural)
hp 33 (4d8+12)
Fort +6, Ref +5, Will +9; +2 vs. disease, ingested poison, and becoming nauseated or sickened
Defensive Abilities plagueborn; Immune fear
Weaknesses malign influence
5/day—battle rage (+2 damage)
At will—detect alignment
Inquisitor Spells Known (CL 4th; concentration +5)
2nd (2/day)—hold person (DC 14), instrument of agony (DC 14)
1st (4/day)—command (DC 13), doom (DC 13), protection from good, stunning barrier (DC 13)
0 (at will)—acid splash, bleed (DC 12), brand (DC 12), daze (DC 12), detect magic, resistance
During Combat A klaven commandery pronounces a resiliency judgment as a swift action when he first confronts the PCs. He then attempts to demoralize their strongest-looking champion with an Intimidate check, relying on his instrument of agony to magnify the effect before engaging them in melee, preferably while flanking with his warbeast to benefit from his Precise Strike feat. If faced with an especially capable spellcaster or ranged attacker, he casts hold person or command to stymie them.
Morale A klaven commander fights to the death.
Without his stunning barrier, a klaven commander’s statistics are:
AC 19, touch 13, flat-footed 16; Fort +6, Ref +5, Will +8.
Str 16, Dex 16, Con 12, Int 10, Wis 14, Cha 13
Base Atk +3; CMB +6; CMD 19
Feats EnduranceB, Iron WillB, Power Attack, Toughness, Weapon Focus (longsword), Precise Strike
Skills Climb +6, Intimidate +14 (+16 with instrument of agony), Knowledge (religion) +7, Linguistics +2, Perception +9, Sense Motive +10, Spellcraft +7, Stealth +9 (+13 in forests and jungles), Survival +7 (+9 to identify or follow tracks); Racial Modifiers +4 Intimidate, +4 Stealth in forests and jungles
Languages Common, Jagladine, Ultari
SQ converted host, cunning initiative, energy modulation (1/day), judgment 2/day, monster lore +2, nanite exchange, solo tactics, stern gaze, track +2
Other Gear masterwork light trooper armor, +1 longsword, masterwork spur rifle with 15 spurs, belt of giant strength +2, steel holy symbol (of a black flame on a winged helmet)
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