: 840 gp Description
: Kanks are docile insects that form hives. Each member of the group has a role: food producer, soldier, or the brood queen. The kank soldier can be trained for riding and battle.
|Speed per Hour||Speed per Day||Normal Load (lb.)||Heavy Load (lb.)||Push/Drag (lb.)|
|4 miles||40 miles||180||360||900|
Large natural beast (mount)
Level 4 Soldier XP 175
|HP 54; Bloodied 27||Initiative +7|
|AC 20, Fortitude 17, Reflex 16, Will 14||Perception+8|
|Resist 5 acid, 5 poison|
Grabbed Advantage (mount)
A friendly rider of 4th level or higher mounted on the soldier has combat advantage against any creature grabbed by the soldier.
Attack: Melee 1 (one creature); +9 vs. AC, or +11 against creatures grabbed by the soldier. While the soldier has a creature grabbed, it can use bite against the grabbed creature only.
Hit: 2d4 damage, or 2d4 + 10 against creatures grabbed by the soldier. In addition, the soldier grabs the target.
Kank Venom (poison) Recharge
Attack: Melee 1 (one creature grabbed by the soldier); +9 vs. Fortitude
Hit: The target is slowed and takes ongoing 10 poison damage (save ends both).
First Failed Saving Throw: The target is immobilized (save ends).
Str 18 (+6) Dex 16 (+5) Wis 12 (+3)
Con 14 (+4) Int 2 (-2) Cha 6 (0)
Alignment Unaligned Languages -
Published in Dark Sun Campaign Setting, page(s) 123.