SRD5:Acolyte (NPC)

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For other uses of Acolyte, see Acolyte (disambiguation).
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Acolyte (NPC) [SRD5 OGL/CC-BY] [1] [2]


Medium Humanoid (Any Race), Any Alignment
Armor Class: 10
Hit Points: 9 (2d8)
Speed: 30 ft.
10 (+0) 10 (+0) 10 (+0) 10 (+0) 14 (+2) 11 (+0)
Skills: Medicine +4, Religion +2
Senses: passive Perception 12
Languages: Any one language (usually Common)
Habitat: Urban
Challenge: 1/4 (50 xp)Proficiency Bonus (PB): +2


Spellcasting. The acolyte is a 1st-level spellcaster. Its spellcasting ability is Wisdom (spell save DC 12, +4 to hit with spell attacks). The acolyte has the following Cleric spells prepared:

Cantrips (at will): light, sacred flame, thaumaturgy
1st level (3 slots): bless, cure wounds, sanctuary


Club. Melee Weapon Attack: +2 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 2 (1d4) bludgeoning damage.

Acolytes are junior members of a clergy, ususally answerable to a priest. They perform functions in a temple and are granted minor spellcasting power by their deities.

End of the SRD5 material

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Sources and Notes[edit]

  1. Wizards RPG Team (6 May 2015). SRD-OGL v5.1. (5e) Wizards of the Coast. Licensed: OGL & CC-BY.
  2. Note: Habitat is not part of the SRD5.
  3. habitat - Dungeon Master's Guide (5e) p.302-305

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Facts about "Acolyte (NPC)"
AlignmentAny Alignment +
AuthorSRD5 +
CRval0.25 +
Canontrue +
Challenge Rating1/4 +
Creature NameAcolyte +
Experience Points50 +
FeaturesSpellcasting + and Club +
HabitatUrban +
Hit Dice2d8 +
Hit Points9 +
IdentifierNPC +
NPCtrue +
NameAcolyte +
PublicationSRD5 +
SizeMedium +
SortTextAcolyte NPC +
SubtypeAny Race +
SummaryJunior members of a clergy +
TitleAcolyte +
TypeHumanoid +