Greco-Roman Ettin

I am currently running my players through an O5R (D&D 5e hacked to feel and play like OSR) version of Odyssey of the Dragonlords and decided to google up some monsters to see for inspiration and found this (and other) great entries.  I like this version of the ettin and I also like the examples given. […]

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Vicar of the Cosmos

A supporting “mook” for a boss fight for my converted darkness gathering adventure.  Inspired by the original Bloodborne monster – nightmare executioner.  VICAR OF THE COSMOS Huge aberration (frost giant), lawful evil Armour Class 15 (Patchwork Armor) Hit Points 266/133 (14d12 + 98) Speed 40 ft. STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA 25 (+7) 9 (-1) 24 (+7) 9 (-1) 10 (+0) 12 (+1) Saving Throws STR […]

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OA BESTIARY: GIANT CARP

In this set of blog entries I aim to convert the original 1e Oriental Adventure monsters to 5e to provide some extra fodder for an OA campaign. I am using both the original 1e source and the updated 3e source as reference for the build. GIANT CARP “Koi of Unusual Size” Huge beast, unaligned Armor Class 13 (natural armor) Hit […]

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