Kassoon

Drider

Large monstrosity, chaotic evil
Armor Class 19 (natural armor)
Hit Points 123 (13d10 +52) 123 ([13d10] +52)
Speed 30ft., climb 30ft.
STR
16 (+3)
DEX
16 (+3)
CON
18 (+4)
INT
13 (+1)
WIS
14 (+2)
CHA
12 (+1)

Saving Throws
Skills Perception +5, Stealth +9 Perception +5, Stealth +9
Damage Vulnerabilities
Damage Resistances -
Damage Immunities
Condition Immunities
Senses darkvision 120ft., passive Perception 15darkvision 120ft., passive Perception 15
Languages Elvish, Undercommon
Challenge 6 (2,300 XP)

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Fey Ancestry. The drider has advantage on saving throws against being charmed, and magic can't put the drider to sleep.
Innate Spellcasting. The drider's innate spellcasting ability is Wisdom (spell save DC 13). The drider can innately cast the following spells, requiring no material components:
At will: dancing lights
1/day each: darkness,faerie fire
Spider Climb. The drider can climb difficult surfaces, including upside down on ceilings, without needing to make an ability check.
Sunlight Sensitivity. While in sunlight, the drider has disadvantage on attack rolls, as well as on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on sight.
Web Walker. The drider ignores movement restrictions caused by webbing.

[b]Fey Ancestry.[/b] The drider has advantage on saving throws against being charmed, and magic can't put the drider to sleep.
[b]Innate Spellcasting.[/b] The drider's innate spellcasting ability is Wisdom (spell save DC 13). The drider can innately cast the following spells, requiring no material components:
At will: [spell]dancing lights[/spell]
1/day each: [spell]darkness[/spell],[spell]faerie fire[/spell]
[b]Spider Climb.[/b] The drider can climb difficult surfaces, including upside down on ceilings, without needing to make an ability check.
[b]Sunlight Sensitivity.[/b] While in sunlight, the drider has disadvantage on attack rolls, as well as on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on sight.
[b]Web Walker.[/b] The drider ignores movement restrictions caused by webbing.

Actions

Multiattack. The drider makes three attacks, either with its longsword or its longbow. It can replace one of those attacks with a bite attack.
Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +6 to hit, reach 5 ft., one creature.
Hit: 2 (1d4) piercing damage plus 9 (2d8) poison damage.
Longsword. Melee Weapon Attack: +6 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (1d8+3) slashing damage, or 8 (1dl0 + 3) slashing damage if used with two hands.
Longbow. Ranged Weapon Attack: +6 to hit, range 150/600 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (l d8+3) piercing damage plus 4 (1 d8) poison damage.

[b]Multiattack.[/b] The drider makes three attacks, either with its longsword or its longbow. It can replace one of those attacks with a bite attack.
[b]Bite.[/b] Melee Weapon Attack: [+6] to hit, reach 5 ft., one creature.
Hit: 2 ([1d4]) piercing damage plus 9 ([2d8]) poison damage.
[b]Longsword.[/b] Melee Weapon Attack: [+6] to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 ([1d8+3]) slashing damage, or 8 (1dl0 + 3) slashing damage if used with two hands.
[b]Longbow.[/b] Ranged Weapon Attack: [+6] to hit, range 150/600 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (l [d8+3]) piercing damage plus 4 (1 [d8]) poison damage.

Legendary Actions

 

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When a drow shows great promise, Lolth summons it to the Demonweb Pits for a test of faith and strength. Those that pass the test rise higher in the Spider Queen's favor. Those that fail are transformed into driders- a horrid hybrid of a drow and a giant spider that serves as a living reminder of Lolth's power. Only drow can be turned into driders, and the power to create these creatures resides with Lolth alone.
Scarred for Life. Drow transformed into driders return to the Material Plane as twisted and debased creatures. Driven by madness, they disappear into the Underdark to become hermits and hunters, either wandering alone or leading packs of giant spiders. On rare occasion, a drider returns to the fringes of drow society despite its curse, most often to fulfill some
longstanding vow or vendetta from its former life. Drow fear and shun the driders, holding them in lower esteem than slaves. However, they tolerate the presence of these creatures as living representatives of Lolth's will, and a reminder of the fate that awaits all who fail the
Spider Queen.
When a drow shows great promise, Lolth summons it to the Demonweb Pits for a test of faith and strength. Those that pass the test rise higher in the Spider Queen's favor. Those that fail are transformed into driders- a horrid hybrid of a drow and a giant spider that serves as a living reminder of Lolth's power. Only drow can be turned into driders, and the power to create these creatures resides with Lolth alone.
[b]Scarred for Life.[/b] Drow transformed into driders return to the Material Plane as twisted and debased creatures. Driven by madness, they disappear into the Underdark to become hermits and hunters, either wandering alone or leading packs of giant spiders. On rare occasion, a drider returns to the fringes of drow society despite its curse, most often to fulfill some
longstanding vow or vendetta from its former life. Drow fear and shun the driders, holding them in lower esteem than slaves. However, they tolerate the presence of these creatures as living representatives of Lolth's will, and a reminder of the fate that awaits all who fail the
Spider Queen.
 
Source Monster Manual, p.120
 
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Monster Statistics by Challenge Rating

CRProf. BonusACHPAttack BonusDamage / RoundSave DC
0+2<131-6<+30-1<13
1/8+2137-35+32-313
l/4+21336-49+34-513
1/2+21350-70+36-813
1+21371-85+39-1413
2+21386-100+315-2013
3+213101-115+421-2613
4+214116-130+527-3214
5+315131-145+633-3815
6+315146-160+639-4415
7+315161-175+645-5015
8+316176-190+751-5616
9+416191-205+757-6216
10+417206-220+763-6816
11+417221-235+869-7417
12+417236-250+875-8017
13+518251-265+881-8618
14+518266-280+887-9218
15+518281-295+893-9818
16+518296-310+999-10418
17+619311-325+10105-11019
18+619326-340+10lll-11619
19+619341-355+10117-12219
20+619356-400+10123-14019
21+719401-445+11141-15820
22+719446-490+11159-17620
23+719491-535+11177-19420
24+719536-580+12195-21221
25+819581-625+12213-23021
26+819626-670+12231-24821
27+819671-715+13249-26622
28+819716-760+13267-28422
29+919761-805+13285-30222
30+919806-850+14303-32023

Damage Severity by Level

LevelSetbackDangerousDeadly
1-41d102d104d10
5-102d104d1010d10
11-164d1010d1018d10
17-2010d1018d1024d10

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