Half-Fiend Griffon

This red-eyed griffon has black fur and a set of wicked ebon wings springing from its back. Its front half resembles that of a great raven, while its hindquarters resemble those of a lean panther.

Half-Fiend Griffon CR 6

XP 2,400
Male half-fiend griffon
NE Large outsider (native)
Init +4; Senses darkvision 60 ft., low-light vision; Perception +17


AC 20, touch 13, flat-footed 16 (+4 Dex, +7 natural, -1 size)
hp 47 (5d10+20)
Fort +8, Ref +8, Will +5
DR 5/magic; Immune poison; Resist acid 10, cold 10, electricity 10, fire 10; SR 17


Speed 30 ft., fly 60 ft. (good)
Melee bite +10 (1d6+5), 2 talons +9 (1d6+5)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft.
Special Attacks pounce, rake (2 claws, 1d4+7), smite good 1/day
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 5th; concentration +5)

1/daydesecrate, unholy blight (DC 14)


Str 20, Dex 19, Con 18, Int 9, Wis 15, Cha 10
Base Atk +5; CMB +11; CMD 25
Feats Iron Will, Skill Focus (Perception), Weapon Focus (bite)
Skills Acrobatics +16, Bluff +5, Fly +14, Perception +17, Stealth +8; Racial Modifiers +4 Acrobatics, +4 Perception
Languages Common (cannot speak)

Source Wikipedia

Family Ties

This is a greater version of a typical griffon.


This malevolent beast stalks the northern highlands, preying on caravans. While superstitious locals regard it as a messenger from some evil, vengeful god, most dwarves recognize the being as a minion of an infamous nascent demon lord, which escaped from his master’s prison. The dwarves lambaste the elves for their failure to keep the beast within its prison, for with his journey to their mountains, this beast has developed a keen taste for dwarven flesh, causing many of the stout inhabitants of the dwarven city to fear straying too far from the settlement’s protective walls. Even horse flesh and hippogriff meat do not tempt the savage griffon, whose demonic taint has turned him wicked, powerful, and hungry.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Campaign Setting: Mythical Monsters Revisited © 2012, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors: Jesse Benner, Jonathan H. Keith, Michael Kenway, Jason Nelson, Anthony Pryor, and Greg A. Vaughan.

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