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Ooze, Ochre Jelly

Variants

    Large ooze, unaligned

    Armor Class 8
    Hit Points 45 (6d10 + 12)
    Speed 10 ft., climb 10 ft.

    STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
    15 (+2) 6 (-2) 14 (+2) 2 (-4) 6 (-2) 1 (-5)

    Damage Resistances acid
    Damage Immunities lightning, slashing
    Condition Immunities blinded, charmed, deafened, exhaustion, frightened, prone
    Senses blindsight 60 ft. (blind beyond this radius), passive Perception 8
    Languages
    Challenge 2 (450 XP)

    Special Traits

    • Amorphous: The jelly can move through a space as narrow as 1 inch wide without squeezing.
    • Spider Climb: The jelly can climb difficult surfaces, including upside down on ceilings, without needing to make an ability check.

    Actions

    • Pseudopod: Melee Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 9 (2d6 + 2) bludgeoning damage plus 3 (1d6) acid damage.
    Reactions
    • Split: When a jelly that is Medium or larger is subjected to lightning or slashing damage, it splits into two new jellies if it has at least 10 hit points. Each new jelly has hit points equal to half the original jelly’s, rounded down. New jellies are one size smaller than the original jelly.

    About

    This yellow-orange amoeboid creature slithers across the ground, pseudopods grasping ahead of its slow approach.