Adult Brown Dragon
Large natural magical beast (dragon)
Level 10 Solo Lurker XP 2500
Initiative +11 Senses Perception +9; Darkvision, tremorsense 10
HP 420; Bloodied 210
AC 28; Fortitude 28, Reflex 24, Will 26
Resist 20 fire
Saving Throws +5
Speed 8, burrow 6, fly 7, overland flight 14
Action Points 2
Bite (standard, at-will)
Reach 2; +16 vs AC; 2d6+6 damage.
Claw (standard, at-will)
Reach 2; +16 vs AC; 2d6+4 damage.
Double Attack (standard, at-will)
The dragon makes two claw attacks.
Sand Spray (immediate reaction, when an enemy attacks the dragon with a ranged attack, at-will)
Ranged 20; targets the triggering enemy; +13 vs Reflex; 1d8+2 damage, and the target is blinded until the end of the dragon's next turn.
Breath Weapon (standard, recharge )
Close blast 10; +13 vs Fortitude; 3d8+3 damage. The blast creates an area of swirling sand that remains in place until the end of the dragon's next turn. Any creature that starts its turn adjacent to the area or that moves through the area takes 5 damage. The area blocks line of sight for all creatures except the dragon.
Bloodied Breath (free, when first bloodied, encounter)
The dragon’s breath weapon recharges, and the dragon uses it immediately.
Frightful Presence (standard, encounter) Fear
Close burst 5; targets enemies; +13 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).
Sand Cloud (move; recharge ) Polymorph
The brown dragon transforms into a cloud of sand and shifts a number of squares up to its speed. It can move through occupied squares but must end in a legal space. Any creature whose space the dragon enters takes 1d8 + 6 damage and is blinded (save ends). The dragon returns to its normal form at the end of this move.
The brown dragon deals 2d6 extra damage against any target it has combat advantage against.
Alignment Evil Languages Common, Draconic
Skills Endurance +13, Stealth +12
Str 22 (+11) Dex 15 (+7) Wis 17 (+8)
Con 17 (+8) Int 15 (+7) Cha 13 (+6)
Replace “HP 525; Bloodied 262” with “HP 420; Bloodied 210”
Published in Draconomicon: Chromatic Dragons, page(s) 170.