Elder Avalanche Dragon
Huge elemental magical beast (dragon, earth)
Level 17 Elite Skirmisher XP 3200

HP 332; Bloodied 166Initiative +16
AC 31, Fortitude 30, Reflex 29, Will 28Perception+14
Speed 8 (earth walk), fly 8Darkvision, tremorsense 5
Saving Throws +2; Action Points 1

Traits

Rain of Stone Aura 1

Any enemy that ends its turn in the aura takes 10 damage.

Landslide

Being slowed affects only the dragon’s fly speed.

Standard Actions

Claw At-Will

Attack: Melee 2 (one creature); +22 vs. AC

Hit: 2d8 + 16 damage, and the target falls prone.

Avalanche Trample At-Will

Effect: The dragon moves up to its speed, and it can move through enemies’ spaces. If an enemy within 2 squares of the dragon hits it with an attack during this movement, the dragon uses claw against that enemy. Each time the dragon enters an enemy’s space for the first time during this movement, it uses claw against that enemy.

Minor Actions

Blinding Dust (zone) Recharge when first bloodied

Effect: Close burst 2; the burst creates a zone that lasts until the end of the dragon’s next turn. The zone is heavily obscured.

Expanding Aura Recharge when the dragon starts its turn and its rain of stone is smaller than aura 5

Effect: The rain of stone aura expands by 2 squares.

Smashing Stone Recharge when the dragon starts its turn and its rain of stone is aura 5

Attack: Close burst 5 (enemies in the burst); +20 vs. Reflex

Hit: 1d8 + 14 damage, and the target falls prone. The target also takes ongoing 10 damage and cannot stand up (save ends both).

Effect: The dragon’s rain of stone reverts to aura 1.

Str 26 (+16)                Dex 23 (+14)                Wis 22 (+14)
Con 22 (+14)                Int 19 (+12)                Cha 21 (+13)

Alignment Unaligned        Languages Common, Draconic, Primordial

Published in Dragon Magazine 424.