|This material from the 5th edition SRD is published under the OGL|
|Medium humanoid (any race), any alignment|
|Armor Class: 17 (splint)|
|Hit Points: 58 (9d8+18)|
|Speed: 30 ft.|
|Skills: Athletics +5,Perception +2|
|Senses: passive Perception 12|
|Languages: Any one language (usually Common)|
|Challenge: 3 (700 xp)|
Multiattack. The veteran makes two longsword attacks. If it has a shortsword drawn, it can also make a shortsword attack.
Longsword. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (1d8+3) slashing damage, or 8 (1d10+3) slashing damage if used with two hands.
Shortsword. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 5 (1d6+3) piercing damage.
Heavy Crossbow. Raged Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, range 100/400 ft., one target. Hit: 6 (1d10+1) piercing damage.
Veterans are professional fighters that take up arms for pay or to protect something they believe in or value. Their ranks include soldiers retired from long service and warriors who never served anyone but themselves.
|Alignment||Any Alignment +|
|Challenge Rating||3 +|
|Experience Points||700 +|
|Features||Multiattack +, Longsword +, Shortsword + and Heavy Crossbow +|
|Hit Dice||9d8+18 +|
|Hit Points||58 +|
|Subtype||Any Race +|