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Appearing from nowhere arises a ghostly image with translucent, yet delicate features. Its unholy eyes rage with absolute and thorough evil that reflects its hatred for the living.

Murder-Born CR 6

XP 2,400
CE Tiny undead (incorporeal)
Init +6; Senses darkvision 60 ft., sense living; Perception +11
Aura unnatural aura (30 ft.)


AC 17, touch 17, flat-footed 15 (+3 deflection, +2 Dex, +2 size)
hp 51 (6d8+18 plus 6)
Fort +5, Ref +4, Will +7
Defensive Abilities channel resistance +2; Immune undead traits


Speed fly 40 ft. (good)
Melee incorporeal touch +9 (1d6 Cha)
Special Attacks despondent wail


Str --, Dex 15, Con --, Int 14, Wis 14, Cha 16
Base Atk +4; CMB +4; CMD 15
Feats Blind-FightB, Combat Reflexes, Improved Initiative, Toughness
Skills Bluff +9, Fly +17, Intimidate +12, Perception +11, Sense Motive +11, Stealth +19
Languages Common, any two other languages (cannot speak)


Despondent Wail (Su)

As a standard action, a murder-born can unleash a child-like wail. Any living creature within 60 feet that hears the wail must make a successful DC 16 Will save or be overcome with supernatural feelings of hopelessness. A powerful curse falls upon the victim and they become so despondent that they need to make a successful DC 16 Concentration check in order to motivate themselves enough to make an attack or cast spell. The curse is permanent, though a remove curse or break enchantment (both requiring a successful caster level check against DC 18) or a limited wish, wish, or miracle can remove the effects of curse. The save DC is Charisma-based. Whether or not the save is successful, an individual cannot be affected by a murderborn's despondent wail for the next 24 hours.

Sense Living (Su)

A murder-born can detect living creatures to a range of 100 feet. This functions as a detect evil spell (caster level 8th) except it detects the presence of life rather than a particular alignment. There is no chance the murder-born to be stunned and it is not blocked by stone, wood, or any other material.

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