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Animal, Octopus

Small beast, unaligned

Armor Class 12
Hit Points 3 (1d6)
Speed 5 ft., swim 30 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
4 (-3) 15 (+2) 11 (+0) 3 (-4) 10 (+0) 4 (-3)

Skills Perception +2, Stealth +4
Senses darkvision 30 ft., passive Perception 12
Languages
Challenge 0 (10 XP)

Special Traits
  • Hold Breath: While out of water, the octopus can hold its breath for 30 minutes.
  • Underwater Camouflage: The octopus has advantage on Dexterity (Stealth) checks made while underwater.
  • Water Breathing: The octopus can breathe only underwater.
Actions
  • Tentacles: Melee Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 1 bludgeoning damage, and the target is grappled (escape DC 10). Until this grapple ends, the octopus can’t use its tentacles on another target.
  • Ink Cloud (Recharges after a Short or Long Rest): A 5- foot-radius cloud of ink extends all around the octopus if it is underwater. The area is heavily obscured for 1 minute, although a significant current can disperse the ink. After releasing the ink, the octopus can use the Dash action as a bonus action.
Unofficial: Description

The following description was not included in the official SRD, and does not affect any rules or mechanics written therein.

Eight tentacles, each adorned with rows of countless suckers, unfurl from the barrel-shaped body of this large-eyed creature.