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    The Silverback Jester
    Size/Type: Large Magical Beast (Psionic)
    Hit Dice: 3d10+6 (25 hp)
    Initiative: +2
    Speed: 30 ft (6 squares), Climb 30 ft
    Armor Class: 14 (-1 size, +2 Dex, +3 Natural), touch 11, flat-footed 12
    Base Attack/Grapple: +3/+12
    Attack: Claw +7 melee (1d6+5)
    Full Attack: 2 Claws +7 melee (1d6+5) and Bite +2 melee (1d6+2)
    Space/Reach: 10 ft/10 ft
    Special Attacks: Manifesting
    Special Qualities: Darkvision 60 ft, Low-light Vision, Scent
    Saves: Fort +5, Ref +5, Will +2
    Abilities: Str 21, Dex 15, Con 14, Int 14, Wis 13, Cha 19
    Skills: Climb +15, Concentration +7, Listen +5, Perform (Comedy) +14 Psicraft +6, Spot +7
    Feats: Alertness, Toughness
    Environment: Warm forests
    Organization: Solitary, pair, or company (3-5)
    Challenge Rating: 3
    Treasure: Standard
    Alignment: Always chaotic evil
    Advancement: By character class
    Level Adjustment: +2

    A silverback jester looks like a gorilla with brown, black, or grey fur. Its face is always white, however, and the area around its mouth tends to be red with blood stains.

    Silverback jesters speak Common.

    A silverback jester is a cruel and malicious opponent, preferring to mentally break its opponents' minds with psionic attacks. If forced into melee, however, it is just as powerful as any ape.

    Manifesting: A silverback jester manifests as a third level Psion (Telepath).

    Skills: Silverback jesters have a +4 racial bonus on Perform (Comedy) checks and a +8 racial bonus on Climb checks. They can always choose to take 10 on Climb checks, even if rushed or threatened

    Silverback Jesters as Characters
    +10 Strength, +4 Dexterity, +4 Constitution, + 4 Intelligence, +2 Wisdom, +8 Charisma.
    Monstrous Humanoid
    Large: -1 penalty to Armor Class; -1 penalty on attack rolls; -4 penalty on Hide checks; +4 bonus on grapple checks; lifting and carrying limits double those of Medium characters.
    Space/Reach: 10 feet/10 feet.
    A silverback jesterís base land speed is 30 feet. It has a climb speed of 30 feet.
    Darkvision out to 60 feet.
    Low-light Vision
    Racial Hit Dice: A silverback jester begins with three levels of magical beast, which provide 3d10 Hit Dice, a base attack bonus of +3, and base saving throw bonuses of Fort +3, Ref +3, and Will +1.
    Racial Skills: A silverback jesterís magical beast levels give it skill points equal to 6 x (2 + Int modifier). Its class skills are Climb, Concentration, Listen, Perform (Comedy), Psicraft, and Spot.
    Racial Feats: A silverback jesterís magical beast levels give it two feats.
    +3 natural armor bonus.
    Natural Weapons: 2 Claws (1d6) and Bite (1d6)
    Manifesting: A silverback jester manifests as a third level Psion (Telepath).
    +4 racial bonus on Perform (Comedy) checks.
    +8 racial bonus on Climb checks. A silverback jester can always choose to take 10 on Climb checks, even if rushed or threatened.
    Automatic Languages: Common. Bonus Languages: Abyssal, Elven, Gnome, Halfling, and Sylvan.
    Favored Class: Psion (Telepath).
    Level adjustment +2
    Last edited by Celestia; 2017-01-21 at 08:46 AM.
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