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Cloud Skate

Cloud Skate CR 6

XP 2,400
N Large animal
Init +5; Senses low-light vision; Perception +13


HP 90
EAC 18; KAC 20
Fort +10; Ref +10; Will +5
Defensive Abilities explosive death (5d8 F, 20 ft., Reflex DC 14); Resistances electricity 5
Weaknesses vulnerable to fire


Speed 5 ft., fly 80 ft. (Ex, perfect)
Melee tail lash +16 (1d8+9 S)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 10 ft.
Offensive Abilities natural thruster


Str +3; Dex +5; Con +1; Int –5; Wis +2; Cha –1
Skills Acrobatics +13 (+21 to fly), Athletics +18, Stealth +13


Explosive Death (Ex)

If a cloud skate is reduced to 0 Hit Points by fire or electricity damage, its internal reservoirs of explosive gases and combustible fluids detonate, dealing the listed fire damage to all targets in a 20-foot burst centered on itself (Reflex DC 14 half).

Natural Thruster (Ex)

Three times per day as a swift action, a cloud skate can gain a burst of speed until the beginning of its next turn. During this time, it doubles its fly speed, gains Spring Attack as a bonus feat, and deals an additional 1d8 damage with its tail lash attack.


Environment any sky
Organization solitary, pair, or school (3–24)

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