Nightmare Beast (5e)

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Nightmare Beast (pointer) [1]
Gargantuan Monstrosity, Chaotic Evil
Armor Class: 17 (natural armor)
Hit Points: 232
Speed: 30 ft., climb 30 ft.
Senses: darkvision 120 ft., passive Perception 11
Languages: understands the languages of its creator but can't speak
Challenge: 16 (15,000 xp)Proficiency Bonus (PB): +5


Legendary Resistance (2/Day). [2] If the beast fails a saving throw, it can choose to succeed instead.

Siege Monster. [2] The beast deals double damage to objects and structures. 



Claw. Melee Weapon Attack

Tusk. Melee Weapon Attack

Disintegration Gaze (Recharge 5-6).

Bonus Actions

Teleport (2/Day). [2] The beast magically teleports, along with any equipment it is wearing or carrying, up to 120 feet to an unoccupied space it can see. 

Legendary Actions

The monstrosity can take 3 legendary actions, choosing from the options below. Only one legendary action option can be used at a time and only at the end of another creature’s turn. The monstrosity regains spent legendary actions at the start of its turn.

Tusk Attack.

Charge (Costs 2 Actions).

Frightful Howl (Costs 2 Actions).

Unofficial Description: Four story tall monster

Sources and Notes[edit]

  1. Christopher Perkins, Jeremy Crawford (21 April 2022). Vol 1 Spelljammer Creatures. (5e) Wizards of the Coast. p. 10. Licensed: © Wizards of the Coast (used under 'fair use' clause).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Trait matches the trait of the same name in the 5th ed. SRD. - Wizards RPG Team (6 May 2015). SRD-OGL v5.1. (5e) Wizards of the Coast. Licensed: OGL & CC-BY.

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Facts about "Nightmare Beast (5e)"
AlignmentChaotic Evil +
AuthorMonstrous Compendium (5e)/Vol 1 Spelljammer Creatures +
CRval16 +
Canontrue +
Challenge Rating16 +
Creature NameNightmare Beast +
Experience Points15,000 +
FeaturesLegendary Resistance +, Siege Monster +, Multiattack +, Claw +, Tusk +, Disintegration Gaze +, Teleport +, Tusk Attack +, Charge + and Frightful Howl +
Hit Points232 +
Legendary Monstertrue +
NameNightmare Beast +
PublicationMonstrous Compendium (5e)/Vol 1 Spelljammer Creatures +
SettingSpelljammer +
SizeGargantuan +
SortTextNightmare Beast 5e +
SummaryFour story tall monster +
TypeMonstrosity +