Adult Brass Dragon
Large natural magical beast (dragon)
Level 11 Solo Artillery XP 3000

Initiative +9        Senses Perception +13; Darkvision
HP 464; Bloodied 232 ; see also bloodied breath
AC 24; Fortitude 24, Reflex 23, Will 22
Resist 20 fire
Saving Throws +5
Speed 8, fly 10 (hover), overland flight 12
Action Points 2

Bite (standard, at-will) Fire

Reach 2; +18 vs AC; 1d10+5 damage plus 1d6 fire damage.

Claw (standard, at-will)

Reach 2; +18 vs AC; 1d8+5 damage.

Dragon Ire (standard, at-will)

The dragon makes two claw attacks or one bite attack, and then shifts 1 square.

Wing Buffet (immediate reaction, when an enemy enters or leaves an adjacent square, )

Targets the triggering enemy; +16 vs Fortitude; 1d10+5 damage, the target is knocked prone, and the dragon shifts 2 squares.

Breath Weapon (standard, recharge ) Fire

Close blast 5; +16 vs Reflex; 3d8+5 fire damage, and the dragon pushes the target 3 squares. Miss: Half damage.

Bloodied Breath (free, when first bloodied, encounter)

Breath weapon recharges, and the dragon uses it. If the dragon is flying, it can shift up to 5 squares before making this attack

Fire Stream (standard, at-will) Fire

Ranged 10; +16 vs Reflex; 2d6+5 fire damage. Effect: Each creature adjacent to the target takes 2d6 fire damage.

Frightful Presence (standard, encounter) Fear

Close burst 5; targets enemies; +16 vs Will; the target is stunned until the end of the dragon’s next turn. Aftereffect: The target takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls (save ends).

Alignment Unaligned        Languages Common, Draconic
Skills Athletics +14, Insight +13, Intimidate +11
Str 19 (+9)      Dex 18 (+9)      Wis 16 (+8)
Con 20 (+10)      Int 15 (+7)      Cha 13 (+6)

Description: Fire-breathing monsters haunting deserts and other dry lands, brass dragons tend to be callous, violent, and selfish. The best are honorable mercenaries, brave and loyal if paid well. The worst are brigands that plunder any travelers who venture into their territory.


Published in Draconomicon: Metallic Dragons, page(s) 156.