Large beast, unaligned

Armor Class 13 (natural armor)
Hit Points 48 (5d10 +20)
Speed 40 ft., burrow 10 ft.

17 (+3) 16 (+3) 19 (+4) 7 (-2) 10 (+0) 5 (-3)

Saving Throws Str +5, Dex +5, Con +6
Skills Perception +3, Survival (tracking) +3
Condition Immunities frightened
Senses darkvision 30 ft., passive Perception 12
Challenge 2 (450 XP)


  • Feral Frenzy. While reduced to less than 50% of its hit point maximum, the war-badger’s attacks do an additional 5 (1d4+3) damage.
  • Hard Charger. If the war-badger moves at least 20 feet straight toward a creature and then hits it with an attack on the same turn, that target must successfully roll a DC 12 Strength saving throw or be knocked prone.
  • Keen Smell. The war-badger has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on smell and is able to detect creatures within 10 feet of it, even while burrowing.


  • Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 14 (3d6 +3) piercing damage.
  • Claw. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 feet, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 10 (2d6 +3) slashing damage.
  • Multiattack. The war-badger makes 2 Claw attacks.
  • Opportunist. If a prone target is within 5 feet of the war-badger, on its turn, the war-badger can use a bonus action to make one Bite attack against it.


The weathered and battle-scarred mercenary glowered from the saddle, slowly drawing forth a length of thick, iron chain from a saddle-pouch. His snarling, snapping mount; a monstrous and equally scarred war-badger, is draped in battleworn scale-mail and harnessed for combat.signal to charge.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Warlock Grimoire 2. Authors: Wolfgang Baur, Celeste Conowitch, David “Zeb” Cook, Dan Dillon, Robert Fairbanks, Scott Gable, Richard Green, Victoria Jaczko, TK Johnson, Christopher Lockey, Sarah Madsen, Greg Marks, Ben McFarland, Kelly Pawlik, Lysa Penrose, Richard Pett, Marc Radle, Hannah Rose, Jon Sawatsky, Robert Schwalb, Brian Suskind, Ashley Warren, Mike Welham. © 2020 Open Design LLC.

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