Celestial Badger

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badger
Drawing/wood engraving of a badger.published 1891

Johann David Wyss (translated into English by the family of William Henry Giles Kingston), The Swiss Family Robinson, George Routledge and Sons, Limited, 1891, p. 259.

The celestial badger is a furry animal with a squat, powerful body. Its strong forelimbs are armed with long claws for digging. An adult celestial badger is 2 to 3 feet long and weighs 25 to 35 pounds.

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Celestial Badger
Size/Type Small magical beast (Extraplanar)
Hit Dice 1d8+2 (6 hp)
Initiative +3
Speed 30 ft. (6 squares), burrow 10 ft.
Armor Class 15 (+1 size, +3 Dexterity, +1 natural), touch 14, flat-footed 12
Base Attack/Grapple +0/–5
Attack Claw +4 melee (1d2–1)
Full Attack 2 claws +4 melee (1d2–1) and bite –1 melee (1d3–1)
Space/Reach 5 ft./5 ft.
Special Attacks Rage, Smite Evil 1/day
Special Qualities Low-Light Vision, Darkvision 60ft, Resistance to acid, cold, and electricity 5, Spell Resistance 6, Scent
Saves Fort +4, Ref +5, Will +1
Abilities Strength 8, Dexterity 17, Constitution 15, Intelligence 3, Wisdom 12, Charisma 6
Skills Balance +5, Escape Artist +7 +9, Listen +3, Spot +3
Feats Agile , TrackB, Weapon FinesseB
Environment Temperate forests in any good-aligned plane
Organization Solitary, pair, or cete (3–5)
Challenge Rating 1/2
Treasure None
Alignment Always good (any)
Advancement 2 HD (Small)
Level Adjustment

Combat

Celestial badgers attack with their sharp claws and teeth.

Smite Evil (Su): Once per day a celestial creature can make a normal melee attack to deal extra damage equal to its HD (maximum of +20) against an evil foe.

Rage (Ex): A celestial badger that takes damage in combat flies into a berserk rage on its next turn, clawing and biting madly until either it or its opponent is dead. It gains +4 to Strength, +4 to Consitution, and –2 to Armor Class. The creature cannot end its rage voluntarily.

Skills: A badger has a +4 racial bonus on Escape Artist checks.

Notes

* This monster is a Badger with the Celestial Creature template added to it.
* This monster can be summoned using the spell Summon Monster I.

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