Medium natural humanoid (shapechanger)
Level 4 Brute XP 175
Initiative +4 Senses Perception +9; low-light vision
HP 63; Bloodied 31
AC 16; Fortitude 17, Reflex 15, Will 15
Speed 6 (8 in wolf form)
Bite (standard; usable only in wolf form, at-will)
+7 vs AC; 2d8+4 damage.
Battleaxe (standard; usable only in bugbear form, at-will) Weapon
+7 vs AC; 1d10+6 damage.
Jump Strike (standard, recharge )
The barghest savager shifts 3 squares before and after the attack; +7 vs AC; 3d8+5 damage.
Power Feed (standard; usable only in wolf form, encounter) Psychic, Reliable
+5 vs Will; 2d6+5 psychic damage, and the barghest savager gains one use of an at-will or encounter attack power that it has seen the target use during this encounter.
The savager must use the gained power while in its bugbear form and before the end of the encounter. The attack bonus for the power is +7 vs. AC and +5 vs. any other defense.
Change Shape (minor 1/round; at-will) Polymorph
A barghest savager can alter its physical form to appear as a wolf or a bugbear.
Alignment Evil Languages Common, Goblin
Skills Stealth +9
Str 18 (+6) Dex 15 (+4) Wis 14 (+4)
Con 13 (+3) Int 12 (+3) Cha 11 (+2)
Equipment: battleaxe .
Description: THIS BUGBEAR BARGHEST lives for battle. A barghest savager tries to incite bugbears, goblins, and hobgoblins to violence, and often leads raiding parties in slaughter and pillage.
Published in Monster Manual 2, page(s) 20.