Jotnar, Mountain (Bergrisi)

Family: Jotun

Huge giant, any neutral

Armor Class 19 (byrnie and shield)
Hit Points 138 (12d12 + 60)
Speed 50 ft.

23 (+6) 15 (+2) 21 (+5) 12 (+1) 16 (+3) 18 (+4)

Saving Throws Strength +10, Constitution +11, Intelligence +7, Charisma +10
Skills Athletics +12, Deception +10, Nature +7, Perception +9, Persuasion +10, Stealth +8, Survival +9
Damage Immunities poison Damage Resistances bludgeoning, piercing, and slashing from nonmagical attacks
Condition Immunities blinded, charmed, deafened, frightened, paralyzed, poisoned, stunned
Senses tremorsense 10 ft., darkvision 60 ft., passive Perception 19
Languages Common, Giant
Challenge 12 (8,400 XP)

Special Traits

  • Brute. A melee weapon deals one extra die of its damage when the bergrisi hits with it (included in the attack).
  • Innate Spellcasting. The giant’s innate spellcasting ability is Wisdom. It can innately cast the following spells, requiring no material components:
  • Magic Resistance. The bergrisi has advantage on saving throws against spells and other magical effects.
  • Stone Camouflage. The bergrisi has advantage on Dexterity (Stealth) checks made to hide in rocky terrain.


  • Multiattack. The bergrisi makes two melee attacks.
  • Brynklungr. Melee Weapon Attack: +10 to hit, reach 10 ft., one target. Hit: 22 (3d10 + 6) bludgeoning damage.
  • Rock. Melee or Ranged Weapon Attack: +10 to hit, reach 5 ft. or range 30/120 ft., one target. Hit: 19 (3d8 + 6) bludgeoning damage.


  • Unyielding. When the bergrisi is subjected to an effect that would move it, knock it prone, or both, it can use its reaction to be neither moved nor knocked prone.
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5E RPG: Viking Adventures. Copyright 2020, Mal and Tal, LLC; Author Michael Tresca.