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Fly, Giant

Giant Fly Creature1

N Medium Animal

Senses Perception +8; darkvision, tremorsense (imprecise) 30 feet

Skills Acrobatics +7, Athletics +6

Str +3, Dex +4, Con +3, Int -5, Wis +3, Cha -5

AC 17; Fort +6, Ref +9, Will +6

HP 20

Avoid the Swat [reaction] Trigger The giant fly is targeted with a melee or ranged attack by an attacker it can see; Effect The giant fly gains a +2 circumstance bonus against the triggering attack. If the attack misses, the giant insect can Fly up to its fly Speed.

Speed 20 feet, climb 20 feet, fly 40 feet

Melee [one-action] mandibles +8, Damage 1d6+3 piercing plus fly pox

Fly Pox (disease, virulent) A giant fly could carry any disease, but most transmit a virulent but not fatal infection called Fly Pox with their bite; Saving Throw DC 16 Fortitude; Onset 1 day; Stage 1 enfeebled 1 (1 day); Stage 2 as stage 1 (1 day); Stage 3 enfeebled 2 (1 day); Stage 4 as stage 3; Stage 5 enfeebled 2 and fatigued (1 day)


This pony-sized fly’s twitching limbs seem to never stop moving as it constantly cleans itself and scoops anything edible into its mouthparts. While primarily carrion eaters, giant flies sometimes prey on livestock or other animals too slow to get away.

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