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Piercer, Medium

Medium monstrosity, unaligned

Armor Class 15 (natural armor)
Hit Points 22 (3d8 + 9)
Speed 5 ft., climb 5 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
10 (+0) 13 (+1) 16 (+3) 1 (–5) 7(–2) 3(–4)

Skills Stealth +5
Senses blindsight 30 ft., darkvision 60 ft., passive Perception 8
Languages
Challenge 1 (200 XP)

Special Traits

  • False Appearance. While the piercer remains motionless on the ceiling, it is indistinguishable from a normal stalactite.
  • Spider Climb. The piercer can climb difficult surfaces, including upside down on ceilings, without needing to make an ability check.

Actions

  • Drop. Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, one creature directly underneath the piercer. Hit: 3 (1d6) piercing damage per 10 feet fallen, up to 14 (4d6). Miss: The piercer takes half the normal falling damage for the distance fallen.
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Rappan Athuk © 2018, Frog God Games, LLC; Authors Bill Webb, Clark Peterson, Skeeter Green, Tom Knauss, Lance Hawvermale, WDB Kenower, Casey Christofferson, and Greg Raglund; based on the original creation of Bill Webb.