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Goblin King’s Bodyguard (Goblin Fighter 5)

Goblin King’s Bodyguard
CR 4

XP 1,200
Goblin fighter 5
NE Small humanoid (goblinoid)
Init +4; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; Perception +3

DEFENSE

AC 25, touch 15, flat-footed 19 (+6 armor, +4 Dex, +1 natural, +3 shield, +1 size)
hp 47 (5d10+20)
Fort +7, Ref +6, Will +0; +1 bonus on Will saves against fear
Defensive Abilities armor training +1, blessing of the goblin king, bravery +1

OFFENSE

Speed 30 ft.
Melee masterwork scimitar +11 (1d4+4/18-20)
Ranged light crossbow + 10 (1d6/19-20)

TACTICS

During Combat once battle is joined, the goblin bodyguards attack savagely in melee, but take pains to keep the PCs from advancing toward the Goblin King

STATISTICS

Str 15, Dex 18, Con 14, Int 10, Wis 7, Cha 7
Base Atk +5; CMB +6; CMD 20
Feats Shield Focus, Step Up, Weapon Focus (scimitar), Weapon Specialization (scimitar), Toughness
Skills Perception +3, Stealth +15; Racial Modifiers +4 Ride, +4 Stealth
Languages Goblin
SQ weapon training (heavy blade) +1
NPC Gear masterwork longsword, +1 scale armor, heavy steel shield, light crossbow with 10 bolts

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Blessing of the Goblin King

Goblins who have pledged themselves to the service of the Goblin King receive a magical protective enchantment from the Goblin King’s crown. This blessing increases the goblins’ natural armor by +1 and grants them a +1 bonus to all of their saves.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

The War of the Goblin King. Copyright 2010 Necromancers of the Northwest, LLC; Authors: Alex Riggs, Joshua Zaback, Justin Holloway.