Medium natural humanoid
Level 7 Elite Skirmisher XP 600
Initiative +9 Senses Perception +10; low-light vision
HP 168; Bloodied 84
AC 21; Fortitude 21, Reflex 20, Will 18
Saving Throws +2
Action Points 1
Longsword (standard, at-will) Weapon
+12 vs AC; 2d8+4 damage (crit +1d8).
Crossbow (standard, at-will) Weapon
+12 vs AC; 2d8+4 damage.
Acid Vial (standard, encounter) Acid
Ranged 5; +10 vs Reflex; 2d6+4 acid damage, and the target is blinded (save ends).
Double Attack (standard; at-will) Weapon
The bugbear assassin makes two longsword or two crossbow attacks.
A bugbear assassin’s attack deals 1d10 extra damage to any target granting combat advantage to it.
Assassin's Stop (move; at-will)
The bugbear assassin shifts 2 squares.
Assassin's Rebuke (immediate reaction, when hit by a melee attack; at-will)
The bugbear assassin shifts 1 square and makes an attack against the triggering creature; +10 vs. Will; on a hit, any marks placed on the assassin by the triggering creature are removed and the triggering creature grants combat advantage to the assassin.
Poison Blade (minor; special) Poison
As a minor action, the assassin can apply one of the following three poisons to its weapons. Once it applies the poison, it gains a secondary attack against the next target it damages with that weapon. The assassin can use only one poison on a weapon at a time. If it applies another poison before damaging an enemy with its first poison, the initial poison is wasted.
Secondary Attack: +10 vs. Will; the target is blinded (save ends).
Secondary Attack: +10 vs. Fortitude; the target is immobilized (save ends).
Secondary Attack: +10 vs. Fortitude; the target takes ongoing 5 damage and is slowed (save ends both).
Predatory Eye (minor; encounter)
The assassin deals 1d6 extra damage against the next target granting combat advantage to it.
Alignment Evil Languages Common, Giant
Skills Bluff +10, Stealth +12, Thievery +12
Str 17 (+6) Dex 19 (+7) Wis 15 (+5)
Con 20 (+8) Int 12 (+4) Cha 14 (+5)
Equipment: crossbow , crossbow bolt x10, dagger , leather armor , longsword .
Published in Dragon Magazine Annual, Dragon Magazine 366, page(s) 68.