Sacred Killer (Half-Orc Cleric 1/Assassin 2/Rogue 6)

Sacred Killer
CR 8

XP 4,800
Half-orc cleric 1/assassin 2/rogue 6
NE Medium humanoid (human, orc)
Init +5; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; Perception +13


AC 20, touch 16, flat-footed 14 (+4 armor, +5 Dex, +1 dodge)
hp 68 (1d8+6d8+2d8+24)
Fort +7, Ref +11, Will +6; +1 vs. poison
Defensive Abilities evasion, improved uncanny dodge, orc ferocity, trap sense +2


Speed 30 ft.
Melee +1 short sword +12 (1d6+1/19–20 plus poison)
Ranged mwk dagger +11 (1d4/19–20 plus poison)
Special Attacks channel negative energy 2/day (DC 9, 1d6), death attack (DC 14), sneak attack +4d6
Domain Spell-Like Abilities (CL 1st; concentration +2)

4/day—bleeding touch, copycat

Cleric Spells Prepared (CL 1st; concentration +2)

1stbless, disguise self D, divine favor
0th (at will)bleed (DC 11), detect poison, guidance

D Domain spell; Domains Death, Trickery


Before Combat The assassin attempts to cast his scroll of invisibility and coats his short sword with greenblood oil.

During Combat The assassin begins combat by studying his foe for a death attack. When making this attack, he uses Channel Smite and Vital Strike to do as much damage as possible.


Str 10, Dex 20, Con 14, Int 14, Wis 12, Cha 8
Base Atk +5; CMB +5; CMD 21
Feats Channel Smite, Dodge, Step Up, Vital Strike, Weapon Finesse, Weapon Focus (short sword)
Skills Bluff +11, Climb +8, Disguise +7, Intimidate +9, Knowledge (local, nobility, religion) +10, Perception +13, Sense Motive +13, Sleight of Hand +13, Spellcraft +10, Stealth +17
Languages Common, Dwarven, Orc
SQ aura, orc blood, poison use, rogue talents (bleeding attack +4, finesse rogue, surprise attack), trapfinding +3, weapon familiarity
Combat Gear potion of cure serious wounds, scroll of invisibility, black adder venom (2), giant wasp poison (2), greenblood oil (2); Other Gear +1 studded leather, +1 short sword, masterwork dagger, belt of incredible dexterity +2, 303 gp


Most evil temples and cults use sacred killers to enforce their twisted will or to eliminate annoying enemies.

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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