Dread Guardian
Medium natural animate (undead)
Level 7 Soldier XP 300

HP 79; Bloodied 39Initiative +6
AC 23, Fortitude 19, Reflex 17, Will 18Perception+5
Speed 5Low-light vision

Traits

Shield of Undeath Aura 1

While the dread guardian’s master is within the guardian’s aura, the master takes half damage from all attacks.

Eyes of Undeath

The dread guardian’s master can see or hear anything the guardian can see or hear. The master can also speak through the guardian.

Standard Actions

Longsword (weapon) At-Will

Attack: Melee 1 (one creature); +12 vs. AC

Hit: 2d8 + 6 damage.

Effect: The target is marked until the end of the guardian’s next turn.

Longbow (weapon) At-Will

Attack: Ranged 20/40 (one creature); +12 vs. AC

Hit: 1d10 + 6 damage.

Effect: The target is marked until the end of the guardian’s next turn.

Triggered Actions

Iron Rebuke (weapon) At-Will

Trigger: An enemy marked by the guardian attacks the guardian’s master.

Attack (Opportunity Action): Melee 1 (the triggering enemy); +14 vs. AC

Hit: 2d8 + 6 damage.

Str 16 (+6)                Dex 12 (+4)                Wis 14 (+5)
Con 15 (+5)                Int 4 (0)                Cha 9 (+2)

Alignment unaligned        Languages understands Common
Equipment: arrow x20, heavy shield , longbow , longsword , scale armor .

Published in Monster Manual 3, page(s) 75, Dungeon Magazine 183, Dungeon Magazine 189, Dungeon Magazine 214.