Tiny natural animate (undead)
Level 20 Solo Artillery XP 14000

Initiative +13        Senses Perception +18; Darkvision
Intruding Terror (Fear) aura 2; enemies within the aura take a -2 penalty to attack rolls.
HP 800; Bloodied 400
Regeneration 20 (if a demilich takes radiant damage, regeneration doesn’t function until the end of its next turn)
AC 33; Fortitude 35, Reflex 32, Will 32
Immune disease, poison. sleep; Resist 10 necrotic, 10 psychic
Saving Throws +5
Speed fly 12 (hover)
Action Points 2

Shadow Ray (standard, at-will) Necrotic

Ranged 20; +25 vs AC; 3d6+8 necrotic damage.

Twin Rays (standard, at-will) Necrotic

The demilich makes two shadow ray attacks

Drain Soul (standard, at-will)

Ranged 5; +25 vs Fortitude; the target is dazed and restrained (save ends both). First Failed Saving Throw: The target is instead stunned and restrained (save ends both). Second Failed Saving Throw: The target dies, and its soul is trapped in one of the demilich’s soul gems until the demilich is destroyed.

Obsidian Eye (minor, at-will) Gaze, Necrotic

Ranged 20; +25 vs Fortitude; the target takes ongoing 10 necrotic damage.

Soul Shriveling Pulse (immediate reaction, when a creature fails a saving throw against drain soul, at-will) Fear, Necrotic

Close burst 5; +25 vs Will; 3d6+5 necrotic damage, and the target takes a -2 penalty to saving throws (save ends).

Consume Soul (minor; expends a trapped soul; encounter) Healing

The demilich regains 200 hit points.

Soul Gems

The demilich’s six soul gems can each hold the soul of one of its victims. At the beginning of an encounter, the soul gems contain two souls. Crushing a gem after the demilich is defeated releases the soul to the Shadowfell.


When a demilich is reduced to 0 hit points or fewer, its skull (but not the soul gems) crumbles into dust, but it is not destroyed. It reappears in 1d10 days within 1 square of its phylactery, unless the phylactery is also found and destroyed.

Alignment Evil        Languages Common, Supernal
Skills Arcana +17, Insight +18, Religion +18
Str 16 (+13)      Dex 16 (+13)      Wis 17 (+13)
Con 24 (+17)      Int 15 (+12)      Cha 27 (+18)

Published in Open Grave, page(s) 164.