The Shield Toad Solitary, Large, Cautious Sticky tongue and crushing jaws (d12+4 damage 1 piercing) 20 HP 4 armor Forceful, Reach
An ancient, monstrous amalgamation of toad and snapping turtle, it will stop at nothing to defend its territory (and the treasures to be found on unwary travelers whose lifeless bodies have long since sunk into the mire). Instinct: To ruthlessly defend its home turf
- Crush foes in its monstrous jaws
Guardian Naga Solitary, Large Bite (d10+4 damage) 20 HP 2 armor Forceful, Near
Crafted from the corpse of one of their leaders a Guardian Naga appears as a statue of a snake like creature, however when an invader attacks the temple it comes to life; each bite inflicts a new poison and it enwraps warriors who can face its bite. Instinct: to protect its temple
- Consume invaders
- Poison with a strange effect
- Enwrap an attacker in its coils.
Burzegh, the Herald of Xierlaephud Solitary, Small, Cautious The False Axe of Dwarvish Lords (b[2d10] damage) 16 HP 3 armor Close Special Qualities: Undead Immunities, Knows where the Topor Krazh is (but won't reveal until his spirit is released).
Poor Burzegh. He only wished to restore his people. He didn't mean to become their undead General. Too bad, so sad - this is what happens when you say yes to a Demon. Instinct: To restore Bronzecliffe!
- Lead the Destroyer's armies
Xierlaephud, Destroyer Of Life Solitary, Huge, Magical, Divine, Terrifying (A glowing assemblage of rotting flesh (as it reincorporates) Breathe a cone of death (d12+5 damage) 26 HP 4 armor Reach, Ignores Armor Special Qualities: 50% Magic Immunity (then 1/2 damage/effect), Undead immunities, Cannot be turned (save by a Dwarf using the Topor Krazhpanov)
Xierlaephud. Once a Drakk lord, in ancient times. Driven out by The Agreement, it found willing among the Dwarves. Until the rebellion that destroyed them all, buried them under tons of rock. Now, from the rubble returned, it rises, drawing the spirit of the dead to it, assembling its army, ready to strike again, from deep within the halls of Verag Vall Durrall! Instinct: To gather undead worshippers
- Call upon undead worshippers.
- Breathe a cone of death.
- Not of this world (or any world you know).
- A gift of the Fickle Gods of Yul
The Beast Solitary, Large, Devious Oversized Claws (b[2d8+4] damage 2 piercing) 16 HP 2 armor Forceful Special Qualities: Resists Magic
"A nightmarish conglomeration of shaggy beast and cold reptile. The stench of decaying meat, blood and disease oozes from its flowing mass." Its magical nature has it shift and size and dimesons to confuse opponents and fit into different spaces. It rends with oversize claws and sharp teeth. It has a long bony tail that stuns those that try and sneak up on it. From "The North Road" by Questgivers. Instinct: To Destroy
- Ooze slippery green slime
- Stunning tail
- Sickening stench
Blight Bugs Horde, Devious raking claws and biting mandibles (d4 damage) 4 HP 2 armor Close
The blight bugs infest the trees of the Southwood with their eggs where they grow into giant insect menaces under the command of the hags. To attack a blight bug-infested in a tree roll 2d6+attack stat. As the normal move plus 10+ all the damage goes to the blight bug. 7-9 the tree and the blight bug both take the damage. 6=thre tree takes all the damage. Instinct: to overun the forest
- infest the trees of southwood
- shreads leather armor
- adheres to opponents