Electric Eel

Medium Beast, unaligned

Armor Class: 14
Hit Points 4 (1d8)
Speed: Swim 40 ft.

9 (-1) 16 (+3) 15 (+2) 2 (-4) 10 (0) 6 (-2)

Senses: passive Perception 10
Languages: –
Challenge: 1/8 (25 XP)

Special Traits

  • Electrical Discharge: The electric eel can issue a discharge of bioelectric energy which affects all within a ten-foot radius, unless they make a DC 15 Constitution saving throw. The damage for this discharge is 7 (2d6); a successful save reduces the damage by half.


  • Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +2 to hit, 5 ft reach, 1 target. Hit: 2 (1d4) piercing damage.


The electric eel resembles a snake averaging about 6.5 feet long and weighing around 40-50 lbs. Its body is grayish-brown and lightens near the head. Small yellow splotches can be seen near the mouth. The electric eel is slimy to the touch and has no scales (the electric eel is not a true eel, but a fish).

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Familiars & Companions, Copyright 2017, Troll Lord Games; Author Casey Christofferson, Justin Bacon, Tommy Ruteledge, Josh Hubbel, Lance Hawvermile, Luke Johnson, Stephen Vogel and Dave Zenz.