The Peering Eye

Baphen

Large beast, unaligned
Armor Class 12 (Natural Armor)
Hit Points 45 (6d10 + 12)
Speed 40 ft.
STR 22 (+6), DEX, 10 (+0), CON 15 (+2), INT 2 (-4), WIS 12 (+1), CHA 6 (-2)
Skills Perception +5
Senses Darkvision 60, Passive Perception 15
Languages --
Challenge 2 (450 XP)
 

Charge. If the baphen moves at least 20 feet straight toward a target and then hits it with a gore attack on the same turn, the target takes an extra 9 (2d8) bludgeoning damage. If the target is a creature, it must succeed on a DC 16 Strength saving throw or be knocked prone.

Keen Hearing and Smell. The baphen has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on hearing or smell.

 

Actions

Gore. Melee Weapon Attack: +8 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 14 (2d8 + 6) bludgeoning damage.

Stampede. A frightened herd of Baphen flees as a group in a random direction (but always away from the perceived source of danger). They run over anything of Large size or smaller that gets in their way. Any creature in the area of effect takes 1d12 points of bludgeoning damage and is knocked prone unless they succeed on a Dexterity saving throw DC12.

Description

This massive four legged creature grazes contentedly on wild grasses. It has a large shark like head pointed towards it's snout. Two small horns protrude from large pink speckled moist nostrils. A single great horn protrudes from the top of its' nose. The creatures head is dark grey and surrounded by a great shaggy deep green mane of silken hairs. The muscular body is the creature is green and black in a striped pattern like a Bengal tiger. Its tail is a long slender prehensile tube used primarily for drinking and reaching tall vegetation.

These herd animals can be aggressive when protecting young and during the mating season, but they generally prefer flight to fighting. A Baphen stands more than 6 feet tall at the shoulder and is 9 to 12 feet long. It weigh 1,800 to 2,400 pounds.

Baphen is pronounced 'Baff-en'.

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Bull Baphen

Huge beast, unaligned
Armor Class 14 (Natural Armor)
Hit Points 126 (11d12 + 55)
Speed 40 ft.
STR 30 (+10), DEX 10 (+0), CON 21 (+5), INT 2 (-5), WIS 13 (+1), CHA 7 (-2)
Skills Perception +7
Senses Darkvision 60, Passive Perception 17
Languages --
Challenge 7 (2,900 XP)

 

Trampling Charge. If the bull baphen moves at least 20 feet straight toward a creature and then hits it with a gore attack on the same turn, that target must succeed on a DC 20 Strength saving throw or be knocked prone. If the target is prone, the mammoth can make one stomp attack against it as a bonus action.

Keen Hearing and Smell. The bull baphen has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on hearing or smell.

Actions

Gore. Melee Weapon Attack: +13 to hit, reach 10 ft., one target. Hit: 28 (4d8 + 10) piercing damage.

Stomp. Melee Weapon Attack: +13 to hit, reach 5 ft., one prone creature. Hit: 31 (4d10 + 10) bludgeoning damage.

Description

This is a huge four legged creature that grazes watchfully on wild grasses. It has a large shark like head pointed towards it's snout. Two small horns protrude from large pink speckled moist nostrils. A single great horn protrudes from the top of its' nose. The creatures head is dark grey and surrounded by a great shaggy deep green mane of silken hairs. The muscular body is the creature is green and black in a striped pattern like a Bengal tiger. It's tail is a long muscular limb covered in horn spikes and looks dangerous.

Massive herbivores of temperate lands, Bull Baphen’s are unpredictable creatures but nevertheless are sometimes used as mounts or beasts of burden by particularly skillful or foolhardy tribes of the Storm Coast. This entry describes an Alpha male Bull Baphen. Younger male Bull Baphen are slightly smaller and weaker (Strength 28), but more readily trained (Wisdom 15). A Bull Baphen stands between 10 feet and 13 feet tall at the shoulder and is 20 to 30 feet long. It weighs 7,000 to 13,200 pounds.

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