Elder Deathmask Dragon
Huge elemental magical beast (demon, dragon)
Level 21 Solo Controller XP 16000
Initiative +16 Senses Perception +16; Darkvision
HP 980; Bloodied 490
AC 39; Fortitude 36, Reflex 37, Will 39
Resist 35 necrotic, 30 variable (2/encounter)
Saving Throws +5
Speed 9, climb 9 (spider climb), fly 8 (hover); phasing
Action Points 2
Bite (standard, at-will) Necrotic
Reach 3; +26 vs AC; 2d68+5 damage, and the target takes ongoing 20 necrotic damage (save ends).
Claw (standard, at-will)
Reach 3; +26 vs AC; 2d10+5 damage.
Double Attack (standard, at-will)
The dragon makes two claw attacks.
Mask of Dread (minor, at-will) Fear, Psychic
Ranged 20; +24 vs Will; 2d6+9 psychic damage. Until the end of the dragon’s next turn, when the target deals damage, it takes psychic damage equal to half the amount dealt.
Breath Weapon (standard, recharge ) Necrotic
Close blast 10; +25 vs Fortitude; 3d8+5 necrotic damage, and the target is blinded until the end of the dragon’s next turn. Miss: Half damage, and the target is not blinded.
Bloodied Breath (free, when first bloodied, encounter) Necrotic
The dragon’s breath weapon recharges, and the dragon uses it immediately.
Frightful Presence (standard, encounter) Fear
Close burst 10; targets enemies; +25 vs Will; the target is stunned until the end of the dragon’s next turn. Aftereffect: The target takes a –2 penalty to attack rolls (save ends).
Wall of Death (standard, recharge ) Fear, Psychic
Area burst 5 within 10; +24 vs Will; 4d6+9 psychic damage. When the target deals damage, it takes psychic damage equal to half the amount dealt (save ends).
Alignment Evil Languages Abyssal, Draconic
Skills Bluff +24, Dungeoneering +21, Intimidate +24
Str 20 (+15) Dex 23 (+16) Wis 22 (+16)
Con 26 (+18) Int 22 (+16) Cha 28 (+19)
Published in Draconomicon: Chromatic Dragons, page(s) 189.