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.