Elder Arantham
Medium natural humanoid (undead)
Level 25 Elite Controller (Leader) XP 14000

Initiative +15        Senses Perception +18; Darkvision
Deathless Fanaticism aura 10; each ally within the aura that drops to 0 hit points immediately makes a melee basic attack with a +5 bonus to the attack roll and damage roll.
HP 448; Bloodied 224
Regeneration 5 (damage from silver weapons negates Arantham’s regeneration until the end of his next turn)
AC 39; Fortitude 37, Reflex 38, Will 40
Immune disease; Resist 15 necrotic
Saving Throws +2
Speed 6
Action Points 1

Unholy Touch (standard, at-will) Necrotic

+28 vs Reflex; 1d10+6 necrotic damage and ongoing 10 necrotic damage, and when the target of this attack takes ongoing necrotic damage, all adjacent creatures take 5 necrotic damage (save ends both).

Unholy Glare (minor, at-will) Gaze, Necrotic

Ranged 10; +28 vs Reflex; 1d10+6 necrotic damage and ongoing 10 necrotic damage, and when the target of this attack takes ongoing necrotic damage, all adjacent creatures take 5 necrotic damage (save ends both).

Killing in the Name (standard, at-will)

Close burst 5; up to three allies in the burst make a melee basic attack with a +2 bonus. Each attack deals 2d6 extra damage

Dying for the Cause (immediate interrupt, when elder arantham takes damage; requires an adjacent allied minion; encounter)

The ally is reduced to 0 hit points. Arantham takes no damage from the triggering attack.

Return to Sanctum (standard; usable only while bloodied; daily)

Arantham teleports himself and one ally within 5 squares to a prepared location within 1 mile.

Second Wind (standard; encounter) Healing

Arantham spends a healing surge and regains 112 hit points. Arantham gains a +2 bonus to all defenses until the start of his next turn.

Alignment Chaotic Evil        Languages Abyssal, Common, Primordial
Skills Arcana +21, Diplomacy +20, History +21, Insight +23, Religion +21
Str 17 (+15)      Dex 16 (+15)      Wis 22 (+18)
Con 16 (+15)      Int 19 (+16)      Cha 17 (+15)

Equipment: scale armor, +6 holy symbol


Published in Dragon Magazine Annual, E1 Death's Reach, page(s) 62, 4.