Akinosa

The Japanese doppelgänger.  Residents of the gutted pagoda. The kumo are at war with the oni and okami. Built off the 5E/4E drider. I didn’t get to use Akinosa but a DM always reuses his stuff so he appears later re-skinned.  Akinosa Large monstrosity (shapechanger, yokai), neutral evil Armor Class 19 (natural armor)  Hit Points 129 (13d10 + 52) Speed 50 ft., […]

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kumo

The Japanese doppelgänger.  Residents of the gutted pagoda. The kumo are at war with the oni and okami. Built off the 3e aranea. Kumo Large monstrosity (shadowlands, shapechanger), lawful evil Armor Class 14 (natural armour, 17 with mage armour) Hit Points 39 (6d10 + 6) Speed 50 ft., climb 30 ft. STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA 14 (+2) […]

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The Pinnacle and Writhing Tower

I simplified this encounter as the PCs engaged this encounter right after the swine shogun which was a pretty epic battle. I also changed it to a straight up cyclops-oni (a reskinned cyclops). If the PCs had this encounter first and prevented the gong from being run then I would have ran it as written. The Pinnacle […]

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The Pavilion of the Dark Spider

Encounter in the Garden of Vivid Decay. This thing killed two of my PCs but it was a fun battle fighting a funnel web the size of a house. The Pavilion of the Dark Spider This pavilion teeters on the edge of the garden and stares into the dark, the remnants of a graceful arched […]

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Tsuchigumo – The Great Sea Spider

A few more monster conversion from the 3rd edition Creatures of Rokugan Oriental Adventures supplement.  TSUCHIGUMO The King of the Kumo Gargantuan monstrosity (titan, yokai), chaotic evil Armor Class 17 (natural armour) Hit Points 324 (24d20 + 72) Speed 50 ft., climb 50 ft., swim 30 ft. STR      DEX     CON     INT   WIS     […]

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DOKUFU – The Poison Lady

Moving on to 3rd edition OA there are a few new monsters in this book that were not in 2e or 1e.  Converting them here.  This one is particularly gross.  DOKUFU Huge fey (yokai), chaotic evil Armor Class 22 (Natural) Hit Points 285 (30d10 + 120) Speed 30 ft., climb 50 ft. STR      DEX   […]

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Deathjump Spider

Another spider for your Out of the Abyss campaign. DEATHJUMP SPIDER Medium beast, unaligned Armour Class 14 (natural armour) Hit Points 26 (6d8 + 6) Speed 30 ft., climb 30 ft. STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA 14 (+2) 16 (+3) 12 (+1) 2 (-4) 11 (+0) 4 (-3) Skills Stealth +7 Condition Immunities sleep Senses blindsight 10 ft., darkvision 60 ft., […]

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