Balaren, Captain of the Crimson Sashes
Medium natural humanoid, tiefling
Level 17 Elite Soldier (Leader) XP 3200

HP 324; Bloodied 162Initiative +18
AC 33, Fortitude 27, Reflex 31, Will 29Perception+9
Speed 6Low-light vision
Resist 10 fire
Saving Throws +2; Action Points 1


Never Outnumbered

Whenever two or more enemies are adjacent to Balaren, his attacks deal 10 extra damage.

Standard Actions

Bastard Sword (weapon) At-Will

Attack: Melee 1 (one creature); +22 vs. AC

Hit: 3d10 + 8 damage.

Effect: Balaren marks the target until the end of his next turn.

Double Attack At-Will

Effect: Balaren uses bastard sword twice.

Crimson Wrath (fire) Recharge when first bloodied

Attack: Close burst 2 (enemies in the burst); +22 vs. Reflex

Hit: 3d10 + 11 fire damage, and Balaren pushes the target up to 2 squares.

Effect: Balaren shifts up to his speed.

Minor Actions

Captain's Taunt (charm) At-Will

Attack: Close burst 10 (one creature in the burst); +20 vs. Will

Hit: Balaren pulls the target a number of squares up to the target’s speed.

Effect: Balaren marks the target until the end of his next turn.

Crimson Command Recharge

Effect: Close burst 5 (allies in the burst). Each target can shift up to 2 squares as a free action.

Triggered Actions

Punish Cowardice (weapon) At-Will

Trigger: An enemy adjacent to Balaren and marked by him shifts away from him.

Attack (Immediate Interrupt): Melee 1 (the triggering enemy); +24 vs. AC

Hit: 4d8 + 11 damage, and the target is immobilized until the end of Balaren’s next turn.

Str 16 (+11)                Dex 26 (+16)                Wis 13 (+9)
Con 18 (+12)                Int 11 (+8)                Cha 22 (+14)

Alignment Unaligned        Languages Common, Giant
Equipment: bastard sword , leather armor .

Published in The Shadowfell, page(s) 115.