Razor Spores (Elite)
Level 1 Elite Lurker
XP 200

A putrid green boulder shudders and explodes, spreading razor shards across the battlefield.

Hazard: A boulder filling 1 square makes a burst 5 attack and creates a zone of difficult terrain.Perception     No check is required to see the stone.Arcana     DC 15: The character recognizes the stone‚Äôs nature. Initiative +5TriggerWhen a creature moves adjacent to the stone, it rolls initiative and attacks.AttackStandard Action      Close burst 5
Target: All creatures in burstAttack: +4 vs. ReflexHit: 1d12 + 3 damage.Effect The burst creates a zone of difficult terrain that lasts until the end of the encounter.Countermeasures     A character can attack the stone (AC 20, other defenses 15; hp 20; resist 5 all). When reduced to 0 hit points, the stone explodes in a close burst 5, as above.

Published in Dragon Magazine Annual.