Black dragons are callous and enjoy using fear to exert their influence over others.
Required Creature Type: Dragon.
Suggested Alignment: Chaotic evil.
Traits: Water subtype; blindsense 60 feet and darkvision 120 feet; immunity to acid, paralysis, and sleep; DR 5/magic (CR 10+; increase to DR 10/magic at (CR 12, DR 15/magic at (CR 15, DR 20/ magic at (CR 17); SR 11 + (CR (CR 10+); swim speed of 60 feet.
Abilities: Breath weapon (line 30 ft. + 10 feet per 2 CR, 1d6 A + 1d6 per CR), frightful presence (CR 11+, 60 feet + 10 feet per CR), spell-like abilities (CR 10+), swamp stride (see below).
Swamp Stride (Ex): A black dragon can move through bogs and quicksand without penalty at its normal speed.
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