Earth Drake
Huge elemental beast (earth, reptile)
Level 24 Elite Controller XP 12100

HP 456; Bloodied 228Initiative +17
AC 38, Fortitude 38, Reflex 34, Will 36Perception+19
Speed 8, burrow 6
Saving Throws +2; Action Points 1

Standard Actions

Bite At-Will

Attack: Melee 3 (one creature); +29 vs. AC

Hit: 6d6 + 11 damage.

Claw At-Will

Attack: Melee 3 (one creature); +29 vs. AC

Hit: 4d6 + 6 damage.

Drake's Fury At-Will

Effect: The drake uses claw twice against one target and bite once against a different target.

Orb of Elemental Earth (zone) Recharge

Attack: Area burst 1 within 20 (creatures in the burst); +28 vs. Fortitude

Hit: 4d10 + 8 damage, and the target is restrained (save ends).

Miss: Half damage.

Effect: The burst creates a zone that lasts until the end of the encounter or until the drake uses orb of elemental earth again. The zone is difficult terrain. Once per round as a minor action, the drake can make the following secondary attack.

    Secondary Attack: Area burst 1 centered on the primary attack’s origin square (creatures in the burst); +28 vs. Fortitude

    Hit: 1d8 + 6 damage, and the secondary target falls prone.

Minor Actions

Expand (polymorph) Recharge when first bloodied

Effect: The drake becomes Gargantuan, occupying 16 squares instead of 9 until the end of its next turn. It pushes each creature within its new space to the nearest unoccupied square adjacent to the drake’s new space. Until this effect ends, the drake’s reach becomes 4 and it gains a +2 bonus to AC, and any target hit by its melee attacks is also immobilized (save ends).

Triggered Actions

Bloodied Response Encounter

Trigger: The drake is first bloodied.

Effect (Free Action): Orb of elemental earth recharges, and the drake uses it.

Immovable Stone At-Will

Trigger: An enemy hits the drake.

Effect (Immediate Interrupt): The drake ignores up to 4 squares of forced movement from the triggering attack and uses bite against the triggering enemy.

Str 26 (+20)                Dex 20 (+17)                Wis 25 (+19)
Con 28 (+21)                Int 3 (+8)                Cha 16 (+15)

Alignment Unaligned        Languages -

Published in Dark Sun Creature Catalog, page(s) 37.