Daarzan, Ghost Beholder
Large aberrant magical beast (undead)
Level 18 Elite Artillery XP 4000

HP 266; Bloodied 133Initiative +16
AC 30, Fortitude 29, Reflex 30, Will 30Perception+17
Speed 0, fly 6 (hover); phasingDarkvision
Immune disease, poison; Vulnerable 15 radiant
Saving Throws +2; Action Points 1

Traits

All-Around Vision

Enemies can’t gain combat advantage by flanking Daarzan.

Insubstantial

Daarzan takes half damage from any damage source, except those that deal force or radiant damage.

Standard Actions

Bite At-Will

Attack: Melee 1 (one creature); +21 vs. Reflex

Hit: 3d8 + 13 damage.

Eye Ray At-Will

Effect: Daarzan uses one of the following eye rays. This attack does not provoke opportunity attacks.

    1. Grave Ray (cold, necrotic): Ranged 10 (one creature); +23 vs. Fortitude; 2d8 + 16 cold and necrotic damage, and the target is slowed (save ends).

    2. Mind Ray (psychic): Ranged 10 (one creature); +23 vs. Will; ongoing 20 psychic damage (save ends).

        First Failed Saving Throw: The target is also dazed (save ends both).

        Second Failed Saving Throw: The target is instead dominated (save ends).

    3. Fear Ray (psychic): Ranged 10 (one creature); +23 vs. Will; 2d8 + 16 psychic damage, and the target moves its speed away from Daarzan as a free action. Each square the target enters must be farther from Daarzan.

    4. Withering Ray (necrotic): Ranged 10 (one creature); +23 vs. Fortitude; 2d8 + 16 necrotic damage, and the target cannot regain hit points (save ends).

Invisibility (illusion) At-Will

Effect: Daarzan becomes invisible until it hits or misses with an attack, or until the end of its next turn. Daarzan can end the effect as a free action.

Move Actions

Central Eye (fear) At-Will 1/round

Attack: Ranged 10 (one creature); +21 vs. Will

Hit: Daarzan slides the target up to 5 squares, and the target gains vulnerable 5 to all damage until the start of Daarzan’s next turn.

Triggered Actions

Eye of the Beholder At-Will

Trigger: An enemy starts its turn within 5 squares of Daarzan.

Effect (Free Action): Daarzan uses a random eye ray against the triggering enemy.

Str 12 (+10)                Dex 25 (+16)                Wis 16 (+12)
Con 19 (+13)                Int 22 (+15)                Cha 25 (+16)

Alignment Evil        Languages Common, Deep Speech

Published in Dungeon Magazine 207.