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Elephant, Anancus

Anancus Creature8

N Huge Animal

Senses Perception +16; low-light vision, scent (imprecise) 30 feet

Skills Athletics +19, Survival +16

Str +7, Dex +0, Con +5, Int -4, Wis +2, Cha -2

AC 25; Fort +19, Ref +14, Will +16

HP 170

Speed 40 feet

Melee [one-action] tusk +19 (reach 15 feet), Damage 2d12+11 piercing

Melee [one-action] foot +17 (reach 10 feet), Damage 2d10+9 bludgeoning

Critical Success The target is unaffected.

Success The target takes half damage.

Failure The target takes full damage and is knocked prone.

Critical Failure The target takes double damage, is knocked prone, and is pushed 5 feet away from the anancus.

Trample [three-actions] Large or smaller, foot, DC 25

Tusk Sweep [two-actions] The anancus sweeps its long tusks back and forth, dealing 4d6 bludgeoning damage to all creatures in a 15-foot cone, who must make a DC 27 basic Reflex save.


The anancus is an ancient species of elephant with unusually long tusks and a trunk shorter than its more modern cousins.

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