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Animal, Bear (Brown)

Large beast, unaligned

Armor Class 11 (natural armor)
Hit Points 34 (4d10 + 12)
Speed 40 ft., climb 30 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
19 (+4) 10 (+0) 16 (+3) 2 (-4) 13 (+1) 7 (-2)

Skills Perception +3
Senses passive Perception 13
Languages
Challenge 1 (200 XP)

Special Traits

  • Keen Smell: The bear has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on smell.

Actions

  • Multiattack: The bear makes two attacks: one with its bite and one with its claws.
  • Bite: Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 8 (1d8 + 4) piercing damage.
  • Claws: Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 11 (2d6 + 4) slashing damage.

Description

Broad, powerful muscles move beneath this massive bear’s brown fur, promising both speed and lethal force.