Gargantuan natural magical beast (dragon, undead)
Level 23 Solo Controller XP 25500
Initiative +18 Senses Perception +21; Darkvision
HP 1095; Bloodied 547
AC 39; Fortitude 40, Reflex 38, Will 36
Immune disease, fear, poison; Resist 35 necrotic; Vulnerable 10 radiant
Saving Throws +5
Speed 8, fly 10 (clumsy)
Action Points 2
Bite (standard, at-will) Necrotic
Reach 4; +28 vs AC; 2d10+9 damage. Against a stunned target, this attack deals an extra 3d8 necrotic damage.
Mesmerizing Glare (immediate interrupt, when an enemy makes a melee attack against the dracolich, at-will) Fear
Close blast 3; +26 vs Will; the target is stunned until the end of the blackfire dracolich’s next turn. Miss: The target takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls against the blackfire dracolich until the end of the blackfire dracolich’s next turn.
Blackfire (standard, recharge ) Fire, Necrotic
Close blast 5; automatic hit; 2d8+8 necrotic damage, and ongoing 10 fire damage (save ends).
Breath Weapon (standard, recharge ) Necrotic
The blackfire dracolich breathes a coruscating blast of necrotic energy; close blast 9; +26 vs Reflex; 2d12+8 necrotic damage, and the target is stunned until the end of the blackfire dracolich’s next turn. Miss: Half damage, and the target is not stunned. Hit or Miss: The target loses any necrotic resistance it has (save ends).
Bloodied Breath (free, when first bloodied, encounter)
The blackfire dracolich’s breath weapon recharges, and the blackfire dracolich uses it immediately.
Frightful Presence (standard, encounter) Fear
Close burst 20; targets enemies; +26 vs Will; the target is stunned until the end of the blackfire dracolich’s next turn. Aftereffect: The target takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls until the end of the encounter.
Alignment Evil Languages Draconic
Skills Arcana +20, Endurance +24, History +20, Insight +21, Intimidate +19, Religion +20
Str 29 (+20) Dex 25 (+18) Wis 20 (+16)
Con 27 (+19) Int 18 (+15) Cha 17 (+14)
Published in Monster Manual, page(s) 73.