By: Jan Willem v.d. Brink
Difficulty: CR 1
Game: Dungeons & Dragons (D&D)
|Hit Dice:|| 1/2d6+1 (2 hp)|
|Initiative:|| +5 (+1 Dex, +4 Improved Initiative)|
|Speed:|| 20 ft. (4 squares)|
|AC:|| 16 (+2 size, +1 Dex, +3 natural), touch 13, flat-footed 13|
|Base Attack/Grapple:|| +0/-10|
|Attack:|| Dagger -2 melee (1d2-2/19-20)|
|Full Attack:|| Dagger -2 melee (1d2-2/19-20)|
|Space/Reach:|| 2-1/2 ft./0 ft.|
|Special Attacks:|| Shrieking blow|
|Special Qualities:|| Low-light vision, sonic resistance 15|
|Saves:|| Fort +2, Ref +3, Will +4|
|Abilities:|| Str 6, Dex 13, Con 15, Int 12, Wis 15, Cha 12|
|Skills:|| Craft (any one) +3, Handle Animal +4, Hide +12*, Knowledge (nature) +4, Listen +5,
Move Silently +4, Perform (sing) +4, Search +3, Spot +5, Survival +5|
|Feats:|| Improved Initiative|
|Climate/Terrain:|| Temperate forests|
|Organisation:|| Gang (2-4), band (6-11), or tribe (20-80)|
|Challenge Rating:|| 1|
|Alignment:|| Usually neutral good|
|Advancement:|| 1-3 HD (Tiny)|
|Level Adjustment:|| +2|
These tiny beings have a humanoid form, and appear to be sculpted out of clay. An adult higri stands about 18
inches tall. It has short limbs, irregularly shaped hands, and no toes. A higri has a big mouth. Underneath its
throat hangs a flap of skin. This flap can be filled with air to produce all sorts of guttural sounds. A higri can use
it to sing with a strange, but beatiful voice, but it can also be used as a weapon (see below).
Higris usually live in dense parts of forests. They use dirt, leaves, and branches to build small huts. Higris
love songs and chants, and they sing all the time. The singing of a tribe can sometimes be heard from great
distances. Besides the animals in the forest, which the herbivorous higris treat with love, this can attract unwanted
creatures to the tribe. To protect themselves from these creatures, higris use their powerful voices to literally
blow them away.
Higris speak Sylvan.
Although they're normally peaceful beings, higris defend themselves and their habitat ferociously when threatened.
Shrieking blow (Su): At will, as a standard action, a higri can produce a cone of sonic energy of up to 25 feet
long. The cone deals 1d8 damage to all creatures in it (Reflex half DC 14). The save DC is Constitution-based,
and includes a +2 racial modifier.
Skills: *Higris receive a +5 racial bonus to Hide checks in a forest setting.
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