Adult Gold Dragon
Large natural magical beast (dragon)
Level 17 Solo Controller XP 8000
Initiative +12 Senses Perception +17; Darkvision
HP 652; Bloodied 326
AC 31; Fortitude 29, Reflex 31, Will 29
Resist 20 fire
Saving Throws +5
Speed 8, fly 10 (hover), overland flight 15
Action Points 2
Bite (standard, at-will) Fire
Reach 2; +22 vs AC; 2d8+7 damage plus 3d8 fire damage.
Claw (standard, at-will)
Reach 2; +22 vs AC; 2d8+7 damage.
Double Attack (standard, at-will)
The adult gold dragon makes two claw attacks
Fiery Wing Riposte (immediate reaction, when the adult gold dragon is hit by a creature adjacent to it, at-will) Fire
+21 vs Fortitude; the target is pushed 5 squares and takes ongoing 10 fire damage (save ends).
Breath Weapon (standard, recharge ) Fire
Close blast 5; +19 vs Reflex; 2d8+7 fire damage, and the target is weakened (save ends). Miss: Half damage.
Bloodied Breath (free, when first bloodied, encounter) Fire
Breath weapon recharges, and the adult gold dragon uses it
Frightful Presence (standard, encounter) Fear
Close burst 5; targets enemies; +19 vs Will; the target is stunned until the end of the adult gold dragon’s next turn. Aftereffect: The target takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls (save ends).
Burning Tomb (standard, recharge
Area burst 1 within 20; +19 vs Reflex; 2d8+8 damage, and the target is immobilized (save ends). Effect: The burst creates a zone of fire that lasts until the end of the adult gold dragon’s next turn. Each creature that starts its turn within the zone takes 15 fire damage. Sustain Minor: The zone persists.
Alignment Unaligned Languages Common, Draconic
Skills Arcana +21, Athletics +20, Diplomacy +19, Insight +17, Intimidate +19
Str 25 (+15) Dex 18 (+12) Wis 18 (+12)
Con 19 (+12) Int 26 (+16) Cha 22 (+14)
Published in Monster Manual 2, page(s) 81.