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Animal, Bat (Common)

Family: Bat

Tiny beast, unaligned

Armor Class 12
Hit Points 1 (1d4 – 1)
Speed 5 ft., fly 30 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
2 (-4) 15 (+2) 8 (-1) 2 (-4) 12 (+1) 4 (-3)

Senses blindsight 60 ft., passive Perception 11
Languages

Special Traits

  • Echolocation: The bat can’t use its blindsight while deafened.
  • Keen Hearing: The bat has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on hearing.

Actions

  • Bite: Melee Weapon Attack: +0 to hit, reach 5 ft., one creature. Hit: 1 piercing damage.

About

Most bats are insectivores or fruit-eaters, but at least one species drinks blood.

Section 15: Copyright Notice
System Reference Document 5.1 Copyright 2016, Wizards of the Coast, Inc.; Authors Mike Mearls, Jeremy Crawford, Chris Perkins, Rodney Thompson, Peter Lee, James Wyatt, Robert J. Schwalb, Bruce R. Cordell, Chris Sims, and Steve Townshend, based on original material by E. Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson.