Slithering Tracker 5e
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Slithering tracker 5e. Discover and save your own pins on pinterest mror stonelordthese enormous elementals are another graduate of my 35e era eberron bestiary. The slithering tracker one of the advanced dungeons dragons monster manuals original oozesmind you back then ooze wasnt a monster category. Slithering trackers are solitary beasts. The slithering tracker can enter an enemys space and stop there.
The slithering tracker then covers the entire body of its victim and slowly draws all of the plasma from the creature killing the victim in the process of course. While the slithering tracker remains motion less it is indistinguishable from a puddle unless an observer succeeds on a dc 18 intelligence investigation check. A slithering tracker was a creature turned into an ooze in a ritual known to hags liches and priests that worshiped deities of vengeance1 1 behavior 2 ecology 3 appendix 31 appearances 32 references 33 connections they were known to locate their victims by. One large or smaller creature that the slithering tracker can see within 5 feet of it must succeed on a dc 13 dexterity saving throw or be grappled escape dc 13until this grapple ends the target is restrained and unable to breathe unless it can breathe water.
The slithering tracker can climb difficult surfaces including upside down on ceilings without needing. It can drain a man sized creature in one hour. It can also move through a space as narrow as 1 inch wide without squeezing. When still it looks like a wet patch of stone or a patch of condensation on a wall.
And unable to breathe unless it can breathe water. Time for another oldie but goodie. Even when the slithering tracker is in plain sight it takes a successful dc 14 wisdom perception check to spot a slithering tracker that has neither moved nor attacked. An alien inhabitant of the dark underworld the slithering tracker is a glistening creature of transparent ooze typically about 3 inches thick and at least 3 feet in diameter.
The slithering tracker has advantage on wisdom checks to track prey. Certain monsters simply happened to be oozy by nature.