Crawler Nest
Hazard
Level 18 Lurker
XP 2000

Odors of stagnation and rot fill this cave. A nearby mound of refuse quivers and shakes, as though something moves within.

Hazard: When a creature moves close to a mound, the larvae inside the eggs hatch. Hundreds of green caterpillar-like creatures swarm out and begin gorging on one another and any creature adjacent to the mound.Perception     No check is required to notice the mound.Dungeoneering     DC 20: Character identifies the mound as a carrion crawler nest.TriggerWhen a creature moves into a square adjacent to a mound, the larvae inside the eggs hatch and attack.Attack • PoisonStandard Action      Close burst 1
Target: All creatures in burstAttack: +21 vs. ReflexHit: 2d10 + 5 damage, and the target takes ongoing 10 poison damage (save ends).Miss: Half damage, and the target takes no ongoing damage.

Published in P3 Assault on Nightwyrm Fortress, page(s) 3, 8.