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Sovereign Dragon, Young

This magnificent dragon is covered in splendid gold scales, and horns jut from its head like a crown.

Young Sovereign Dragon CR 11

XP 12,800
N Large dragon
Init +5; Senses dragon senses; Perception +18


AC 23, touch 10, flat-footed 22 (+1 Dex, +13 natural, -1 size)
hp 126 (12d12+48)
Fort +12, Ref +11, Will +13
Immune paralysis, sleep


Speed 50 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +19 (2d6+10), 2 claws +18 (1d8+7), gore +18 (1d8+10), tail slap +16 (1d8+10)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft. (10 ft. with bite and gore)
Special Attacks breath weapon (40-ft. cone, 6d6 sonic damage, DC 20), violent retort
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 12th; concentration +15)

At willdetect good/evil

Spells Known (CL 1st; concentration +4)

1st (4/day)charm person (DC 14), color spray (DC 14)
0 (at will)daze (DC 13), detect magic, read magic, resistance


Str 25, Dex 12, Con 19, Int 16, Wis 17, Cha 16
Base Atk +12; CMB +20; CMD 31 (35 vs. trip)
Feats Improved Initiative, Iron Will, Lightning Reflexes, Multiattack, Persuasive, Weapon Focus (bite)
Skills Appraise +18, Bluff +18, Diplomacy +22, Fly -3, Intimidate +22, Knowledge (arcana, history) +18, Perception +18, Sense Motive +18, Spellcraft +18
Languages Celestial, Common, Draconic, Infernal
SQ change shape, dogmatic discordance


Change Shape (Su)

A young or older sovereign dragon can assume any humanoid form three times per day as polymorph.

Dogmatic Discordance (Su)

Good or evil creatures take a -2 penalty when making saving throws against a sovereign dragon's spells, spell-like abilities, breath weapon, and aura.

Violent Retort (Ex)

When a young or older sovereign dragon takes damage from a melee attack critical hit, it can, as an immediate action, make a claw or tail slap attack against the creature that made the critical hit.

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Editor's Note
Fly skill is a bit off:

Fly -5 (+1 Dex -2 size -4 poor maneuverability)