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Giant, Frost

This giant looks like a thick, muscular human. It has frost-white skin and long, light blue hair that it wears braided.

Frost Giant CR 9

XP 6,400
CE Large humanoid (cold, giant)
Init –1; Senses low-light vision; Perception +10


AC 21, touch 8, flat-footed 21 (+4 armor, –1 Dex, +9 natural, –1 size)
hp 133 (14d8+70)
Fort +14, Ref +3, Will +6
Defensive Abilities rock catching; Immune cold
Weaknesses vulnerability to fire


Speed 40 ft.
Melee greataxe +18/+13 (3d6+13) or 2 slams +18 (1d8+9)
Ranged rock +9 (1d8+13)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 10 ft.
Special Attacks rock throwing (120 ft.)


Str 29, Dex 9, Con 21, Int 10, Wis 14, Cha 11
Base Atk +10; CMB +20; CMD 29
Feats Cleave, Great Cleave, Improved Overrun, Improved Sunder, Martial Weapon Proficiency (greataxe), Power Attack, Skill Focus (Stealth)
Skills Climb +13, Craft (any one) +7, Intimidate +7, Perception +10, Stealth +2 (+6 in snow); Racial Modifiers +4 Stealth in snow
Languages Common, Giant


Characters with ranks in Knowledge (nature) can learn more about frost giants. When a character makes a successful skill check, the following lore is revealed, including the information from lower DCs.

Knowledge (Nature)

DC Result

14 Though uncertain of which type, the size of this creature before you marks it out as one of the giant-kin. This result reveals all giant traits.

19 This creature is a frost giant, a member of the giant-kin usually found in snow-covered mountainous regions. As well as being dangerous melee combatants, these creatures, like most of their kind, are practiced rock-throwers, and can use these great chucks of stone as deadly and precise missiles. Frost giants usually speak both the giant and common languages. This result reveals all cold traits.

24 Frost giants are brutal and destructive raiders, feared by most who live within or close to their territories, and ruled over by tribal leaders who call themselves "jarl". Though they usually live by hunting and raiding, they have been known to trade with other giant communities. They also like to take slaves when they raid communities.

Monster Lore from WOTC Community Forums - Monsters and Races - Monster Lore Compendium. Copyright 2007-2008, Author: Evandar_TAybara