Friday, February 8, 2013

Sketchbook Friday: The Plutonian Menace

No Terran has returned from Pluto yet. But old scrolls claim that an ancient terror once plagued Mars from the distant planet, repelled by ancient magic, and an even more terrible evil that rose up from the ancient seas. Little is remembered of the alien foe, should it ever return.


PLUTONIAN BRAIN EATER
Armor Class: 5
Hit Dice: 8+4
Move: 120' (40')
Attacks: 4 tentacles
Damage: 1d2 each
No. Appearing: 1d4
Save As: Fighter: 8
Morale: 9
Treasure Type: B, N, O
Alignment: Chaotic

BRAIN EATING: A target struck by one of the Brain Eater's tentacle attacks has 1d4 rounds to escape or the brain eater will extract the target's brain, killing it immediately.

MENTAL BLAST: A Brain Eater can emit a disorienting burst of mental chaos in a 60' long, 20' wide cone. Those in the cone must save or be unable to act for 2d6 rounds.

PSYCHIC POWERS: Brain Eaters can use the following spells as if they were 7th level magic-users: Charm Person, Charm Monster, ESP, Levitation. Once per day they may project themselves into an alternate space, allowing them to travel from planet to planet.