Adult Steel Dragon
Large natural magical beast (dragon, shapechanger)
Level 14 Solo Controller XP 5000

Initiative +11        Senses Perception +16; Darkvision
HP 560; Bloodied 280 ; see also bloodied breath
AC 29; Fortitude 26, Reflex 24, Will 27
Resist 20 force
Saving Throws +5
Speed 8, fly 10 (hover), overland flight 12
Action Points 2

Bite (standard, at-will) Force

Reach 2; +19 vs AC; 2d8+6 damage plus 1d10 force damage, and the dragon slides the target 2 squares.

Claw (standard, at-will)

Reach 2; +19 vs AC; 2d8+6 damage.

Double Attack (standard, at-will)

The dragon makes two claw attacks

Wing Scatter (immediate reaction, when an enemy moves into an adjacent square, at-will)

Targets the triggering enemy; +18 vs Fortitude; 2d8+6 damage, and the target is knocked prone. Effect: The dragon shifts 1 square and flies 3 squares.

Dragon's Suggestion (minor 1/round, at-will) Charm

+16 vs Will; the dragon slides the target 1 square, and the target grants combat advantage until the end of the dragon’s next turn. Effect: The dragon shifts 1 square.

Breath Weapon (standard, recharge ) Force

Close blast 5; +18 vs Fortitude; 4d6+6 force damage, and the target is dazed (save ends). Miss: Half damage.

Bloodied Breath (free, when first bloodied, encounter) Force

Breath weapon recharges, and the dragon uses it

Frightful Presence (standard, encounter) Fear

Close burst 5; targets enemies; +18 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).

Change Shape (minor; at-will) Polymorph

The dragon can alter its physical form to appear as a unique human (see “Change Shape,” MM2 216).

Alignment Unaligned        Languages Common, Draconic
Skills Bluff +19, Diplomacy +19, Insight +16
Str 22 (+13)      Dex 18 (+11)      Wis 19 (+11)
Con 20 (+12)      Int 15 (+9)      Cha 24 (+14)

Description: IN HUMANOID CITIES, steel dragons conceal their identities by adopting humanoid forms. In battle, steel dragons are quick and employ a wide array of attacks.


Published in Draconomicon: Metallic Dragons, page(s) 172.