Shrimp, Anomalous

This long, narrow crustacean has tiny legs and fin-like projections on the side of its body. Its eyes are situated on stalks, and it sports a pair of short, barbed arms flanking its mouth.

Anomalous Shrimp (Anomalocarus)
CR 1

XP 400
N Medium vermin (aquatic)
Init +6; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; Perception +5
AC 13, touch 12, flat-footed 11 (+2 Dex, +1 natural)
hp 13 (3d8)
Fort +3, Ref +3, Will +2
Immune mind-affecting

Speed swim 60 ft.
Melee 2 arms +2 (1d4)
Special Attacks rend (2 arms, 1d6 bite damage)

Str 10, Dex 15, Con 11, Int —, Wis 12, Cha 2
Base Atk +2; CMB +2; CMD 14 (can’t be tripped)
Skills Perception +5, Swim +8; Racial Modifier +4 Perception

Environment any ocean
Organization solitary, pair, or school (3–12)
Treasure none

Anomalous shrimp are aggressive, over-sized predators from a bygone age. They are not used to encountering creatures larger than themselves, and have not learned to fear such opponents.

An anomalous shrimp is nearly as long as a human is tall, and weighs just as much.

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