Giant Butterfly

Medium beast, neutral good

Armor Class 14
Hit Points 22 (5d8)
Speed 5 ft, fly 40 ft.

10 (+0) 16 (+3) 10 (+0) 5 (-3) 14 (+2) 7 (-2)

Skills Perception +4
Senses passive Perception 14
Challenge 1/2 (100 XP)

Special Traits

  • Magic Resistance. The giant butterfly has advantage on saving throws against spells and other magical effects.


  • Beat Wings. Melee Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 3 (1d6) force damage and the target must make a successful DC 11 Strength saving throw or be knocked prone.


These brilliantly-colored beasts begin their lives as fey caterpillars. After many years, the caterpillars spin cocoons and slowly transform into their butterfly form. Giant butterflies feed off the nectar from the large flowers.

Common Mounts. Many creatures attempt to gain a giant butterfly mount. However, these creatures are selective. They refuse to let any evil creature ride them. Some fey believe that these creatures will bring them good fortune.

Wind Power. These beasts beat their wings to knock down anyone or anything that attacks them or their rider.

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Monsters of Feyland A Collection Of Monsters For 5th Edition © 2018 Cawood Publishing, Author Andrew Cawood