Strix Shaman (Strix Shaman [speaker for the past] 12)

This proud avian woman stands tall and alert despite her years. Claws, bones, and feathers clatter on her crown and staff.

Strix Shaman CR 11

XP 12,800
Strix shaman (speaker for the past) 12
LN Medium humanoid (strix)
Init +1; Senses darkvision 60 ft., low-light vision; Perception +12 (+14 in dim light or darkness)


AC 20, touch 12, flat-footed 19 (+7 armor, +1 deflection, +1 Dex, +1 natural)
hp 78 (12d8+24)
Fort +7, Ref +7, Will +14; +2 bonus vs. illusion spells or effects; Resist electricity 10


Speed 20 ft., fly 45 ft. (average)
Melee mwk quarterstaff +9/+4 (1d6–1 plus 1d6 electricity)
Ranged dart +10 (1d4–1 plus 1d6 electricity)
Special Attacks hatred, hexes (air barrier, fortune, healing, wind sight, wind ward)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 12th; concentration +12)

Constantknow direction

Shaman Spells Prepared (CL 12th; concentration +16)

6thcone of cold (DC 21), greater dispel magic, siroccoS, (DC 21)
5thbaleful polymorph (DC 19), control windsS (DC 19), dominate person (DC 19), wall of fire
4thair geyser (DC 19), cure critical wounds, ice storm, poison (DC 18), river of windS, (DC 19)
3rdbestow curse (DC 17), call lightning (DC 18), cloak of windsS, (DC 17), deep slumber (DC 17), dispel magic, speak with dead (DC 17)
2ndaid, focused scrutiny, gust of windS (DC 17), hold person (DC 16), lesser restoration, summon swarm
1stalter windsS, (DC 15), bless, hide from animals, magic weapon, obscuring mist, sense spirit magic
0 (at will)detect magic, guidance, purify food and drink (DC 14), read magic

S spirit magic spell; Spirit Wind


Str 8, Dex 12, Con 13, Int 14, Wis 18, Cha 10
Base Atk +9; CMB +8; CMD 20
Feats Combat Casting, Nature Magic, Persuasive, Skill Focus (Knowledge [history]), Spell Focus (evocation), Spirit Talker
Skills Acrobatics –2 (–6 when jumping), Diplomacy +17, Fly +9, Heal +17, Intimidate +7, Knowledge (arcana) +7, Knowledge (history) +23, Knowledge (nature) +10, Perception +12 (+14 in dim light or darkness), Spellcraft +15, Stealth –2 (+0 in dim light or darkness), Survival +9
Languages Auran, Goblin, Strix
SQ nocturnal, revelations of the past (momentary glimpse, voice of the grave, wisdom of the ancestors), shocking touch (1d6+6 electricity), spark soul (12d4 electricity), suspicious
Combat Gear potion of invisibility, scroll of eagle’s splendor, scroll of flame strike, scroll of fog cloud, wand of owl’s wisdom (9 charges); Other Gear +3 bone scale mail, darts (10), mwk quarterstaff, amulet of natural armor +1, cloak of resistance +2, ring of protection +1


A strix shaman is the spiritual leader of a strix tribe. Her duties include deciphering portents, performing funeral rites, tending to the bones of the deceased, and recalling the names of fallen heroes. She is considered the spiritual mother of the tribe.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Campaign Setting: Inner Sea Monster Codex © 2015, Paizo Inc.; Authors: John Compton, Paris Crenshaw, Mike Myler, Tork Shaw, and Larry Wilhelm.

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