Fell Taint Ripper
Small aberrant magical beast
Level 4 Brute XP 175

Initiative +3        Senses Perception +6
HP 46; Bloodied 23
AC 13; Fortitude 13, Reflex 12, Will 16
Resist Insubstantial; Vulnerable 5 psychic
Speed 1, fly 6 (hover)

Tendrils of Pain (standard, at-will) Psychic

+3 vs Reflex; 2d6+3 psychic damage.

Tendrils of Misery

Each time the fell taint ripper hits with an attack, it deals a cumulative +1d6 extra damage with successive attacks. When it misses with an attack, it loses this damage bonus.

Fell Taint Feeding (standard; at-will) Healing

Targets a helpless or unconscious creature; the fell taint ripper loses insubstantial and its fly speed until the end of its next turn, and it makes a coup de grace against the target. If the fell taint ripper kills the target, it regains all of its hit points.

Alignment Unaligned        Languages -
Str 11 (+2)      Dex 12 (+3)      Wis 14 (+4)
Con 16 (+5)      Int 4 (-1)      Cha 10 (+2)


Published in Dragon Magazine 376, page(s) 8.