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Sovereign Dragon, Young Adult

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

Young Adult Sovereign Dragon CR 14

XP 38,400
N Huge dragon
Init +4; Senses dragon senses; Perception +19
Aura frightful presence (150 ft., DC 22)


AC 27, touch 8, flat-footed 27 (+19 natural, -2 size)
hp 184 (16d12+80)
Fort +15, Ref +12, Will +16
DR 5/magic; Immune paralysis, sleep; SR 25


Speed 50 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +24 (2d8+13/19-20), 2 claws +23 (2d6+9), gore +23 (2d6+13), tail slap +21 (2d6+13)
Space 15 ft.; Reach 10 ft. (15 ft. with bite and gore)
Special Attacks breath weapon (50 ft. cone, 10d6 sonic, DC 23), crush (DC 23, 2d8+13), violent retort
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 16th; concentration +20)

At willcalm emotions (DC 16), detect evil/good

Spells Known (CL 5th; concentration +9)

2nd (5/day)detect thoughts (DC 16), hideous laughter (DC 16)
1st (7/day)charm person (DC 15), color spray (DC 15), endure elements, true strike
0 (at will)daze (DC 14), detect magic, ghost sound, message, read magic, resistance


Str 29, Dex 10, Con 21, Int 18, Wis 19, Cha 18
Base Atk +16; CMB +27; CMD 37 (41 vs. trip)
Feats Flyby Attack, Improved Critical (bite), Improved Initiative, Iron Will, Lightning Reflexes, Multiattack, Persuasive, Weapon Focus (bite)
Skills Appraise +23, Bluff +23, Diplomacy +27, Fly -8, Intimidate +27, Knowledge (arcana, history, nobility) +23, Perception +23, Sense Motive +23, Spellcraft +23
Languages Auran, 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.

Built by:
gordon the whale
"Chinese Wood Dragon"
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