On the Monsters That Were: Horast

Sometimes things fall down the cracks.

Lets have a look back through the lens of time.

dil-do-dop-dil-do-dop-dil-do-dop ~waves fingers~




Horast

The whipper beast.

5+1 hit dice of Armor Class 6 terror. Sure, the claws only do 1-4 damage. The tail?

4-32

Not the best part. The best part?

Special Attacks: 20% chance of double stroke with the tail

It's like a lottery where the Dungeon Master wins player corpses!

It is "Somewhat mammalian" and has steel-grey thick stiff fur, that blends very well in your "average stone-made dungeon" but is valueless, because for some reason, it's immune to being skinned. Those crafty DM's.
Dragon Magazine #27 page 41

4 comments:

  1. Now this has promise, all the crap monsters from Dragon and White dwarf that didn't even make it to hardcover.

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  2. Well, strap in, because it just became a regular feature.

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  3. I remember a long time ago there was a swirly thing like you posted. Only we were to look at it for a bit, then look directly at our hands, and our hands would seem like they were getting bigger and smaller. Optical illusion. Very fun.

    Happy Holidays and boogie boogie.

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