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Maggot, Giant

Giant Maggot Creature0

N Medium Animal

Senses Perception +3; no vision, tremorsense 30 feet

Skills Athletics +4

Str +2, Dex -1, Con +3, Int -5, Wis +1, Cha -5

AC 13; Fort +9, Ref +3, Will +3

HP 18; Immune visual

Regurgitation [reaction] Trigger The giant maggot takes damage; Effect The giant maggot regurgitates its rancid, foul meal. All creatures in a 5-foot emanation must succeed at a DC 16 Fortitude save or become sickened 1 (or sickened 2 on a critical failure). The giant maggot can’t use Regurgitation again until it spends at least an hour feeding on a corpse.

Speed 10 feet

Melee [one-action] mandibles +6, Damage 1d8+2 piercing plus Grab

Gnaw Flesh [one-action] Requirements The giant maggot has Grabbed a creature; Effect The giant maggot deals 1d8+2 slashing damage to the grabbed creature as it chews the creature’s flesh (DC 19 basic Reflex save).


Giant flies lay their eggs on the bodies of larger monsters or livestock. When they hatch, these eggs release squirming maggots the size of human children, ravenous young who voraciously consume any flesh in the immediate vicinity-typically starting with the body upon which they were born.

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