Charnel Hound
Large natural beast (undead)
Level 13 Elite Brute XP 1600

Initiative +9        Senses Perception +9; Darkvision
Inspire Fear (Fear) aura 5; any enemy that starts its turn within the aura takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls until the end of its next turn.
HP 316; Bloodied 158
AC 27; Fortitude 27, Reflex 25, Will 24
Immune disease, poison; Resist 15 necrotic; Vulnerable 5 radiant
Saving Throws +2
Speed 8
Action Points 1

Gaping Maw (standard, at-will) Necrotic

+16 vs AC; 3d8+8 necrotic damage, and ongoing 10 necrotic damage (save ends), and the target is knocked prone.

Doom Claws (standard, at-will) Necrotic

The charnel hound makes two attacks; +14 vs AC; 2d8+8 necrotic damage each. If both attacks hit the same target, the charnel hound makes a gaping maw attack against the target.

Assimilation (free, when a creature is reduced to 0 hit points or fewer by the charnel hound; at-will) Healing, Necrotic

Targets the triggering creature; +16 vs. Fortitude; the target loses a healing surge, and the charnel hound regains 79 hit points.


A charnel hound scores a critical hit on a roll of 18–20 and deals 2d8 extra damage against prone targets.

Alignment Chaotic evil        Languages -
Str 22 (+12)      Dex 17 (+9)      Wis 16 (+9)
Con 18 (+10)      Int 4 (+3)      Cha 18 (+10)

Published in Open Grave, page(s) 158.