Thursday, June 14, 2018

Shadow of the Demon Lord: Asanbosam

"I need you to understand that the asanbosam’s feet are enormous hooks, and its teeth are made of iron, it hangs in trees waiting to ambush hapless forest travelers, be they man or beast. Their hooked legs allow them to swing and climb through the tree with ease...imagine the metallic thunk as it's hooks penetrate the wood, as it closes on you? Thunk. Thunk. Thunk, thunk, thunk, thunk. Did I mention they like to play with their food? To terrorize their prey? To harry them? It isn't enough that they drink your life blood, but they want it to be rich in fear...before they bite into you. Chomp. Chomp. Chomp. Chomp."

Size 1 horrifying undead
Perception 17 (+7); darksight
Defense 20; Health 120
Strength 14 (+4)   Agility 16 (+6)   Intellect 10 (+0)   Will 13 (+3)
Speed 15; climber
Immune damage from cold, disease, poison; gaining Insanity; asleep, diseased, fatigued, poisoned

Hooks For Feet (melee) +5 with 3 boons (2s6 plus the target is Grabbed on an attack roll of 20+)

Iron Teeth (melee) +3 with 1 boon (3d6)


Blood Drain The asanbosam makes a Strength attack roll against the Strength of one target living creature of flesh and blood that it is grabbing. On a success, the target takes 3d6 damage and becomes fatigued until it completes a rest. The vampire heals the same amount of damage. If the target is already fatigued this way, it must make a Will challenge roll. On a failure, it instead becomes charmed until it completes a rest.

Burned by Sunlight The asanbosam takes 2d6 damage if it is in an area lit by sunlight.

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