Shadow Squid

(Generated 73 times)
Namelist None
Tags
Fantasy
Glorantha
Monster island
Sea
Rank Skilled
Race Giant Octopus
Cult rank None
Notes +3 AP RQ6 pg 379 Rather than crushing they latch onto an opponent limiting his movement, and causing a loss of vision and buoyancy. See extensive details at HIGV1 pg 230
Creatorhkokko
Stats
STR 2d6
CON 2d6+6
SIZ 2d6
DEX 3d6+12
INT 4
POW 3d6
CHA 0
D20Hit locationArmor
01-02 Tentacle 1 3
03-04 Tentacle 2 3
05-06 Tentacle 3 3
07-08 Tentacle 4 3
09-10 Tentacle 5 3
11-12 Tentacle 6 3
13-14 Tentacle 7 3
15-16 Tentacle 8 3
17-18 Body 3
19-20 Head 3
Attributes
Movement 8
Natural armor Yes

Non-random features

ListFeature
Ability ***Swimmer*** Automatically succeeds in everyday moving and manoeuvring whilst swimming unless attempting an unusually difficult task. May substitute the Swim skill for Athletics and Evade rolls whilst in water (RQ6: pg 312-316)
Ability ***Regenerate*** The creature is able to regenerate Hit Points lost to damage. The speed of regeneration varies depending upon the creature. Unless specifically noted, regeneration does not replace lost limbs, and the severing of a vital location (head, chest or abdomen) will still result in death
Ability ***Grappler*** Successful attack = Grapple + damage. Parried attack = Grip vs opponent limb or Pin Weapon on weapon. Uses brawn to resist victim breaking free. (RQ6: pg 312-316)
Ability ***Formidable Natural Weapons*** - Can actively parry or deflect attacks using its natural weapons. (RQ6: pg 312-316)
Ability ***Camouflaged*** Attempts to spot suffer a penalty to Perception of two difficulty grades.
Ability ***Fatigue Drain*** Drains a level of Fatigue from victims
Ability ***Characteristics Drain*** Drain temporary Characteristic points from the target

Standard skills

Athletics STR+DEX Brawn STR+SIZ+55 Endurance CON+CON+49
Evade DEX+DEX+52 Perception INT+POW+40 Stealth DEX+INT+55
Swim STR+CON+60 Unarmed STR+DEX Willpower POW+POW+47

Combat styles

Writhing Doom (Tentacles, BeakSTR+DEX+40

Weapon options

1-handed weapons

Amount: 2
Beak (1)
Tentacles (1)

2-handed weapons

Amount: 0

Ranged weapons

Amount: 0

Shields

Amount: 0

Custom weapons

Name Type Damage Size Reach Range SpecialFX Dam.
mod.
Natural
weapon
AP HP
Beak 1h-melee 1d4 M T - Y Y 1 11 Head
Tentacles 1h-melee 0 L L - Grapple N Y 1 10 Body