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  • Immortal

    Immortal creatures are native to the [[Astral Sea]]. They include [[angel | angels]], [[devil | devils]], and other creatures with strong ties to the [[gods]]. They do not age or die of natural causes.

  • Angel

    Angels are [[immortal]] creatures with vaguely [[humanoid]] forms and lower bodies that trail off into astral mist. Most angels have wings. Since they don't have mouths and cannot speak, angels communicate via telepathy. They do not breathe, eat, or sleep.

  • Humanoid

    Humanoids are usual bipedal, but some have monstrous or animalistic characteristics, such as the squid-like head of a [[mind flayer]] or the serpentine body of a [[yuanti | yuan-ti]] abomination.

  • Demon

    Demons are [[evil]] [[elemental]] creatures native to the [[Abyss]].

  • Elemental

    Beyond the [[natural world]] lies a churning maelstrom known as the [[Elemental Chaos]], where air, earth, fire, water, and energy crash together in an unending cycle of creation and destruction. Creatures of all descriptions live within this primordial …

  • Devil

    Devils are [[evil]] [[immortal]] creatures native to the [[Nine Hells]].

  • Dragon

    Dragons are reptile-like creatures. Most dragons have wings as well as some kind of breath weapon.

  • Orc

    Orcs worship [[Gruumsh]], the one-eyed god of slaughter, and are savage, bloodthirsty marauders. They plague the civilized races of the world and also fight among themselves for scraps of food and treasure. The love close combat and plunge furiously into …

  • Ogre

    Aggressive, strong, and dull-witted, ogres are the quintessential big, dumb brutes. Many creatures (particularly [[orc | orcs]] take advantage of ogres and convince the monsters to work for them. The stupidity of ogres is legendary. Few ogres can count …

  • Lycanthrope

    A lycanthrope is a bestial shapechanger that preys on other living creatures. It often assumes animal form in the wild, hunting in packs with similar animals or others of its kind. When infiltrating civilized [[humanoid]] settlements, it assumes a benign …

  • Kobold

    Kobolds revere [[dragon | dragons]] and tend to dwell in and around places where dragons are known to lair. They skulk in the darkness, hiding from stronger foes and swarming to overwhelm weaker ones. Kobolds are cowardly and usually flee once bloodied …

  • Goblin

    !http://web.me.com/john.weston/me/Pics_01_files/Goblins.jpg! In common parlance, "goblin" refers to a specific sort of small, ill-tempered humanoid, but the word also refers to related beings of various sizes, such as bugbears and hobgoblins. For a …

  • Goblinoid

    In common parlance, “goblin” refers to a specific sort of small, ill-tempered humanoid, but the word also refers to related beings of various sizes, such as bugbears and hobgoblins. Goblins are as prolific as [[human | humankind]], but as a people they're …

  • Bugbear

    In common parlance, "goblin" refers to a specific sort of small, ill-tempered humanoid, but the word also refers to related beings of various sizes, such as bugbears and hobgoblins. For a discussion of this larger goblin family, click [[goblinoid | …

  • Hobgoblin

    In common parlance, "goblin" refers to a specific sort of small, ill-tempered humanoid, but the word also refers to related beings of various sizes, such as bugbears and hobgoblins. For a discussion of this larger goblin family, click [[goblinoid | …

  • Giant

    Giants are hulking [[humanoid]] creatures with fundamental ties to the [[natural world | world]], be that bedrock, uncontrollable fires, raging storms, or inevitable death. The first giants were massive [[titan | titans]] of fire and frost, storm and …

  • Troll

    A troll eats anything that moves, from grubs to [[human | humans]], and is rightly feared for its ravenous appetite, feral cunning, and remarkable regenerative power. Trolls can be trained to serve in military units. Highly adaptable and resilient, …

  • Rakshasa

    Despite their bestial features, rakshasas are clever, malicious, and sophisticated. Although rakshasas come in many varieties, they all share some common traits, namely their feline heads, backward claws, and taste for luxury. Rakshasas often conceal …

  • Minotaur

    Minotaurs are fierce, bull-headed [[humanoid | humanoids]] that worship [[demon | demons]] and enslave and plunder weaker creatures. All minotaurs have a liking for mazes and often seek out buried labyrinths or sprawling dungeons as lairs.

  • Drow

    Arrogant and perverse, the drow conspire to subjugate all who don't revere their Spider Queen, the goddess [[Lolth]]. Like their kin, the [[elf | elves]], drow were once creatures of the [[Feywild]]. However, they followed Lolth down a sinister path …

  • Undead

    Undead are not living creatures; spells and effects that specifically target living creatures do not work against them. Most undead have resistance to [[necrotic]] damage, are immune to [[poison]], and are vulnerable to [[radiant]] damage.

  • Yuanti

    Yuan-ti are cruel serpentine tyrants descended from a powerful prehistoric race of snake people. Their ancient, sprawling empires were corrupted and fell to ruin eons ago. Today, these empires are mostly forgotten. Yuan-ti inhabit the jungles of the [[ …

  • Aberrant

    Aberrant creatures are native to or strongly corrupted by the distant, alien plane known as the [[Far Realm]]. Many aberrant creatures have tentacles, eyestalks, or other strange physical characteristics.

  • Orcus

    Orcus, Demon Prince of the Undead, is one of the most powerful [[demon | demons]] in the [[Abyss]] -- powerful enough to threaten [[gods]]. He commands legions of followers, living and dead, and cults dedicated to him are terrifyingly widespread in the [[ …

  • Mind Flayer

    Mind flayers use their formidable [[psychic]] powers to shatter the minds of their foes. Once their enemies are knocked senseless, the mind flayers crack open their victims' skulls and devour their brains. Not all creatures that cross a mind flayer's path …

  • Aboleth

    Aboleths are hulking, amphibious creatures that hail from the [[Far Realm]], a distant and unfathomable [[planes | plane]]. They live in the [[Underdark]], swimming through drowned crannies or creeping through lightless tunnels and leaving trails of slimy …

  • Gibbering Beast

    A gibbering beast is an [[aberrant]], ooze-like creature covered with eyes and mouths. It serves little purpose beyond spreading murder and madness, mouthing nonsensical yet disturbing verses.

  • Kuotoa

    Kuo-toas are loathsome fish-people who live in the black seas of the [[Underdark]], building great temples to alien gods. They regard all other races as potential slaves or sacrifices.

  • Titan

    Titans were the first [[giant | giants]], and are larger and more capable than their giant cousins. They carry a greater share of the power that the [[primordials]] invested in the giant race.

  • Githyanki

    Born out of slavery, the githyanki are fierce [[psychic]] warriors that ply the [[Astral Sea]] and fight with silver swords. The githyanki and [[githzerai]] were once a single race, the gith, enslaved by [[mind flayer | mind flayers]], but they split …

  • Githzerai

    Githzerai are secretive beings with an ascetic and disciplined culture. They congregate in hidden monastic settlements across the [[Elemental Chaos]] and in remote corners of the [[natural world | world]]. The githzerai and [[githyanki]] were once a …

  • Gnoll

    Gnolls are feral, [[demon]]-worshipping marauders that kill, pillage, and destroy. They attack communities along the borderlands without warning and slaughter without mercy, all in the name of the demon lord [[Yeenoghu]].

  • Sahuagin

    Also known as sea devils, sahuagin are vicious sea dwellers that share many traits with sharks. They slaughter and devour anything they can catch, raiding coastal settlements in the dead of night.

  • Azer

    These fire-infused [[dwarf | dwarves]] often serve fire [[giant | giants]] or fire [[titan | titans]], either out of obedience or devotion. However, some azers live free and pursue their own goals, for good or evil.

  • Archon

    Archons are militaristic creatures native to the [[Elemental Chaos]]. Vaguely [[humanoid]] in form, they serve powerful [[primordials | primordial]] entities as well as various [[elemental]] lords and princelings. Archons trade back to an ancient time …

  • Efreet

    Efreets are crafty conjurers of fire, native to the [[Elemental Chaos]]. Sometimes referred to as a fire genie, an efreet resembles a giant [[devil]], its body equal parts flame and flesh. Efreets are infamous for their hatred of servitude, their …

  • Fomorian

    Fomorians are an ancient and wicked race native to the [[Underdark]] of the [[Feywild]]. They live in eerily beautiful caves of incredible size. Glowing crystals and bioluminescent fungi light these places, where fomorians rule as monarchs over courts of …

  • Skeleton

    !http://web.me.com/john.weston/me/Pics_03_files/Skeletons.jpg! Animated by dark magic and composed entirely of bones, a skeleton is emotionless and soulless, desiring nothing but to serve its creator. Skeletons often serve as guardians in dungeons …

  • Zombie

    A zombie is the animated corpse of a living creature. Imbued with the barest semblance of life, this shambling [[undead]] horror obeys the commands of its creator, heedless to its own wellbeing. A typical zombie is made of the corpse of a Medium or …

  • Argistrex Klethis

    This pathetic kobold slinger was part of the group that ambushed our adventurers outside Winterhaven. His tribe's leader, the goblin Irontooth, was intent on avenging the adventurers' destruction of one of the tribe's raiding parties the day before …

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