Small beast, unaligned

Armor Class: 13
Hit Points 3 (1d6)
Speed: 20 ft., fly 50 ft.

6 (-2) 13 (+1) 10 (0) 2 (-4) 10 (0) 6 (-2)

Senses: passive Perception 10
Languages: –
Challenge: 0 (10 XP)

Special Traits

  • Call: When distressed or in danger, cranes can issue a loud call that sounds somewhat like a trumpet and can be heard by all within a mile and all with a passive Perception of 10 or greater for 1d6 miles. The sound can be deafening to those in the immediate vicinity; all those within 10 yards of the bird when it issues its call must make a DC 10 Constitution save or be deafened for 1d4 rounds.


  • Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +2 to hit, reach 5 ft., 1 Target. Hit: 1 point crushing damage.


A large, wading waterfowl, the crane is a stately bird which perches upon long legs. They are known for their loud, trumpeting call -which can be heard for miles in any direction.

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