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Adult Red Dragon Ravener


Red Dragon Ravener CR 16

XP 76,800
Female adult red dragon ravener
CE Huge undead (fire)
Init +4; Senses blindsense 120 ft., darkvision 240 ft., dragon senses, smoke vision; Perception +33; Aura cowering fear, fire (5 ft., 1d6), frightful presence (180 ft., DC 24)

DEFENSE

AC 36, touch 11, flat-footed 36 (+3 deflection, +21 natural, +4 shield, –2 size)
hp 210 (17d8+134)
Fort +16, Ref +10, Will +17
Defensive Abilities channel resistance +4, soul ward (31 hp); DR 5/good; Immune fire, undead traits; SR 25
Weaknesses vulnerability to cold

OFFENSE

Speed 40 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +27 (2d8+18/19–20), 2 claws +27 (2d6+12/19–20), tail slap +25 (2d6+18/19–20), 2 wings +25 (1d8+6/19–20)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50-ft. cone, 12d10 fire plus 2 negative levels, Reflex DC 24 half, usable every 1d4 rounds), crush (2d8+18, DC 24), soul consumption (DC 24), soul magic, tail sweep (DC 24)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 17th; concentration +23)

At willdetect magic, pyrotechnics (DC 16), suggestion (DC 17)

Sorcerer Spells Known (CL 10th; concentration +16)

5thwaves of fatigue
4thdimension door, lesser globe of invulnerability
3rddispel magic, haste, lightning bolt (DC 19)
2ndcommand undead (DC 18), false life, invisibility, see invisibility
1stgrease (DC 17), magic missile, ray of enfeeblement, shield,
true strike
0acid splash, bleed (DC 16), dancing lights, detect magic, ghost sound (DC 16), mage hand, message, prestidigitation, read magic

TACTICS

Before Combat She casts false life and shield before she engages the PCs.

During Combat If forced into melee combat, she makes full attacks with all of her natural weapons, focusing her rage on individual combatants.

Morale Unwilling to give up her unnatural existence, she flees when reduced to 50 hit points or fewer, continuing to plague the land and consume souls until her health is restored.

STATISTICS

Str 35, Dex 10, Con —, Int 20, Wis 21, Cha 22
Base Atk +17; CMB +31; CMD 44 (48 vs. trip)
Feats Cleave, Flyby Attack, Improved Initiative, Improved Vital Strike, Iron Will, Multiattack, Power Attack, Toughness, Vital Strike
Skills Appraise +25, Bluff +26, Fly +12, Intimidate +34, Knowledge (arcana) +25, Knowledge (history) +18, Knowledge (religion) +25, Perception +33, Sense Motive +25, Spellcraft +25, Stealth +20, Survival +15
Languages Common, Draconic, Dwarven, Ignan, Necril, Orc

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