Skeleton Warrior

Family: Skeletons

Large undead, chaotic evil

Armor Class 18 (armor scraps)
Hit Points 85 (10d10 + 30)
Speed 40 ft.

18 (+4) 14 (+2) 16 (+3) 3 (-4) 12 (+1) 3 (-4)

Damage Vulnerabilities bludgeoning Damage Immunities poison
Condition Immunities exhaustion, poisoned
Senses darkvision 60 ft, passive Perception 11
Languages understands all languages it knew in life but can’t speak
Challenge 5 (1,800 XP)

Special Traits

  • Turn Resistance. The skeleton warrior has advantage on saving throws against any effect that turns undead.


  • Multiattack. The skeleton warrior makes two attacks.
  • Greatsword. Melee Weapon Attack: +7 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 11 (2d6 + 4) slashing damage.


The skeleton warrior is the largest version of the undead animated skeleton. They are tough warriors, usually clad in scraps of armor. Dark fey create these monsters for the Unseelie Court.

Obedient Soldiers. Most of the skeleton warriors are part of the Skeleton King’s army and the Autumn Court. They live in the Bone Castle with their leader and many other kinds of undead.

Spider Rider. These large skeletons often use skeletal spiders as mounts. The sight of this undead cavalry strikes fear in most creatures.

Undead Nature. A skeleton warrior doesn’t require air, food, drink, or sleep.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

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