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Moray Eel, Giant

Giant Moray Eel CR 6

This sixteen-foot-long eel slithers through the water with uncanny grace, mouth open to display large teeth and a second set of jaws.

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

DEFENSE HP 95

EAC 18; KAC 20
Fort +10, Ref +10, Will +5

OFFENSE

Speed swim 30 ft.
Melee bite +13 (3d4+13 P & S plus grab)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 10 ft.
Offensive Abilities gnaw

STATISTICS

Str +5, Dex +2, Con +3, Int –5, Wis +0, Cha –1
Skills Acrobatics +18, Athletics +18, Perception +13, Stealth +13

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Gnaw (Ex)

If a giant moray begins a round with a grabbed foe, it inflicts automatic bite damage (3d4+13 P & S). A giant moray eel has a second set of jaws in its throat that aid in swallowing: it can make a second bite attack (+11 attack, 1d8+6 P & S) against a foe it has already grabbed.

Grab (Ex)

If a giant moray’s bite attack hits the target’s KAC + 4, the giant moray also automatically grapples the foe as a free action in addition to dealing damage normally. (If it hits the target’s KAC + 13, it instead pins the target and deals damage normally.) The giant moray can maintain the grab either with another successful bite attack or by performing a grapple combat maneuver normally.

ECOLOGY

Environment warm oceans
Organization solitary, pair, or nest (3–6)

The moray eel is a ferocious predator, capable of holding prey in its primary jaws while a smaller set of jaws inside its throat chews away bite-sized portions.

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