Briar Troll
Large fey humanoid
Level 10 Solo Controller XP 2500

HP 448; Bloodied 224Initiative +9
AC 24, Fortitude 25, Reflex 22, Will 20Perception+12
Speed 6
Saving Throws +5; Action Points 2


Brambly Flesh Aura 1

Any creature that ends its turn in the aura takes 5 damage.

Hateful Resolve

Any effect that dominates or stuns the troll dazes it instead for the same duration.


The troll regains 20 hit points whenever it starts its turn and has at least 1 hit point. If the troll takes acid or fire damage, it does not regenerate on its next turn.

Standard Actions

Claw At-Will

Attack: Melee 2 (one creature); +15 vs. AC

Hit: 2d10 + 7 damage, and the troll slides the target up to 2 squares.

Rending Claws At-Will

Effect: The troll uses claw twice. If both attacks hit the same target, that target is weakened until the end of the troll’s next turn.

Grasping Brambles Recharge

Attack: Close blast 5 (creatures in the blast); +13 vs. Fortitude

Hit: 2d10 + 10 damage. The troll pulls the target up to 4 squares, and the target is immobilized (save ends).

Feyroot Snare (poison) Encounter

Attack: 1 within 10 (creatures in the burst); +13 vs. Reflex

Hit: 2d8 + 3 poison damage, and the target is restrained, cannot teleport, and takes ongoing 10 poison damage (save ends all).

Miss: Half damage, and the target is slowed and takes ongoing 5 poison damage (save ends both).

Triggered Actions

Savage Wrath At-Will

Trigger: The troll is damaged by an enemy attack.

Effect (Opportunity Action): The troll uses claw.

Skills Athletics +16, Endurance +17
Str 22 (+11)                Dex 19 (+9)                Wis 14 (+7)
Con 24 (+12)                Int 9 (+4)                Cha 9 (+4)

Alignment Chaotic Evil        Languages Common, Giant

Published in Dungeon Magazine 190.