Magma Dragon, Ancient

Ancient Magma Dragon Creature18

Rare CN Gargantuan Dragon Elemental Fire

Senses Perception +33; darkvision, scent (imprecise) 60 feet

Languages Common, Draconic, Ignan, Terran, Undercommon

Skills Acrobatics +28, Athletics +36, Deception +28, Intimidation +34, Nature +28, Stealth +28, Survival +29

Str +8, Dex +4, Con +6, Int +4, Wis +5, Cha +6


AC 42; Fort +34, Ref +30, Will +31; +1 status to all saves vs. magic

HP 390; Immunities fire, paralyzed, sleep; Weaknesses cold 15

Frightful Presence (aura, emotion, fear, mental) 90 feet, DC 37

Wing Deflection [reaction] As young magma dragon.


Speed 50 feet, fly 200 feet; magma swim 50 feet

Melee [one-action] jaws +36 (magical, reach 20 feet), Damage 3d10+16 piercing plus 4d6 fire

Melee [one-action] claw +36 (agile, magical, reach 15 feet), Damage 3d10+16 slashing

Melee [one-action] tail +34 (magical, reach 25 feet), Damage 3d12+16 bludgeoning

Melee [one-action] horns +34 (magical, reach 20 feet), Damage 3d10+16 piercing

Primal Innate Spells DC 40, attack +32; 8th burning hands (at will), fireball, wall of fire (at will); Cantrips (8th) produce flame; Constant (4th) fire shield

Breath Weapon [two-actions] (evocation, fire, primal) The dragon breathes a blast of magma that deals 10d6 fire damage and 5d12 bludgeoning damage in a 60-foot cone (DC 40 basic Reflex save). They can’t use Breath Weapon again for 1d4 rounds.

Draconic Frenzy [two-actions] As young magma dragon.

Draconic Momentum As young magma dragon.

Magma Swim As young magma dragon.

Magma Tomb [two-actions] Once per day, the dragon can spit a molten boulder at a target within 120 feet. This deals 12d6 fire damage and 5d12 bludgeoning damage, with a DC 42 basic Reflex save. If the creature fails its save, it’s encased in magma that instantly cools and has Hardness 10, HP 40, and BT 20. The encased creature can’t breathe and is restrained (Escape DC 42).

Volcanic Purge [one-action] As adult magma dragon, but the persistent damage is 5d6.

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