Gauntlet Trap (Elite)
Trap
Level 14 Elite Obstacle
XP 2000

This stretch of hallway is floored with dark-purple tiles. As you pass between the spider statues, a hail of poisoned darts streak toward you.

Trap: This trap consists of 12 squares containing pressure plates, as indicated on the map. When the trap is triggered, it attacks.Perception     DC 20: The character notices the tip of a dart protruding from the front of a spider statue.     DC 25: The character identifies the first three pressure plates.TriggerWhen a creature enters or begins its turn in a square containing a pressure plate, the trap attacks that creature.AttackFree Action      Ranged 2
Target: Creature on pressure plateAttack: +17 vs. ReflexHit: 1d8 + 6 damage, and make a secondary attack against the same target.    Secondary Attack +17 vs. Fortitude        Hit: 1d10 + 6 poison damage, and the target is dazed and takes ongoing 5 poison damage (save ends both).Miss: Half damage, and no secondary attack.Countermeasures     Athletics DC 6 or Athletics (without a running start) DC 11: A character who makes a successful check can jump over a single pressure plate.
     Strength DC 25: A character who makes a successful check can topple one of the spider statues. Doing so neutralizes the trap in that square, but fills its square and all adjacent squares with rubble (difficult terrain).
     Thievery DC 25: An adjacent character can disable a pressure plate with a DC 25 Thievery check.

Published in P2 Demon Queen Enclave, page(s) 30.