Whispering Warlock

Medium undead, neutral evil

Armor Class 13
Hit Points 105 (14d8+42)
Speed 0 ft., fly 60 ft. (hover)

6 (-2) 16 (+3) 16 (+3) 12 (+1) 14 (+2) 20 (+5)

Condition Immunities charmed, exhaustion, grappled, paralyzed, petrified, poisoned, prone, restrained
Damage Immunities acid, cold, fire lightning, necrotic, poison, thunder; bludgeoning, piercing, and slashing damage from nonmagical weapons
Damage Vulnerabilities radiant
Senses darkvision 60 ft., passive Perception 12
Languages Common
Challenge 9 (5,000 XP)

Special Traits

  • Daylight Sensitivity. When exposed to light equal to sunlight or a daylight spell, the warlock has disadvantage on attack rolls, saving throws, and Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on sight. At the beginning of its turn, while the warlock is exposed to sunlight or a daylight spell, it takes 49 (11d8) radiant damage.
  • Incorporeal Movement. The warlock can move through other creatures and objects as if they were difficult terrain. It takes 5 (1d10) force damage if it ends its turn inside an object.
  • Shadow Stealth. While in dim light or darkness, the warlock can take the Hide action as a bonus action.


  • Bestow Curse. Ranged Spell Attack: Range 90 ft., all targets in 20-ft. burst area. Effect: Targets must succeed on a DC 17 Charisma saving throw or have their mind and soul swapped with another affected target, as though by a magic jar spell. This effect persists until dispelled with a remove curse spell or until the whispering warlock is slain.
  • Life Drain. Melee Weapon Attack: +7 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 21 (4d8+3) necrotic damage. The target must succeed on a DC 15 Constitution saving throw or its hit point maximum is reduced by an amount equal to the damage taken. This reduction lasts until the target finished a long rest. The target dies if this effect reduced its hit points maximum to 0.
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