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Desert Hobgoblin Tyrant

Male Sunscorch Hobgoblin Fighter 6/ Dragon Lord 7
LE Medium Humanoid (dragonblood, goblinoid)
Init +2; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; Listen +1, Spot +1
Auras 2 draconic auras (30 ft.; all allies)
Languages Common, Draconic, Goblin, Orc

AC 24, touch 14, flat-footed 22; (+2 Dex, +10 armor, +2 deflection)
hp 128 (13 HD)
Resist Energy 10 (Acid, Cold, Electricity, Fire)
Fort +17, Ref +9, Will +10 +2 vs. nonlethal damage from heat

Speed 20 ft. (4 squares) 'wearing' dragonscale husk (30 ft. base)
Melee +1 shock wounding falchion +21/+16/+11 (2d4+12/18-20 plus 1d6 electricity and 1 Con damage)
Ranged mwk composite longbow (+4 Str bonus) +16/+11/+6 (1d8+4/x3; 110 ft./x10; 100 arrows)
Base Atk +13; Grp +19
Atk Options Cleave, Combat Reflexes, divide and conquer, Dragonfire Assault, Power Attack
Special Actions reckless devotion 2/day
Combat gear potions of cure serious wounds (2), potions of rage (2), potion of displacement
Draconic Auras Known (+2; 2 can be active at any one time):
. . . Senses - Bonus on Listen and Spot checks, and Initiative checks.
. . . Swiftness - Bonus on Climb, Jump and Swim checks; +10 bonus to Climb, Fly, and Swim speeds, if possessed.
. . . Toughness - Damage reduction 2/magic.

Abilities Str 22, Dex 14, Con 18, Int 10, Wis 12, Cha 14
SQ dragonscale husk, leadership
Feats Cleave, Combat Reflexes, Double Draconic Aura, Dragonfire Assault, Iron Will, Leadership, Power Attack, Weapon Focus (falchion), Weapon Specialization (falchion)
Skills Bluff +5, Climb +5, Handle Animal +4, Hide +3, Intimidate +15, Jump +5, Listen +1, Move Silently +3, Ride +5, Sense Motive +12, Spot +1, Survival +3
Possessions combat gear plus amulet of health +4, cloak of resistance +3, ring of protection +2, belt of giant strength +4, military saddle, heavy warhorse, black turban set with silvered halfling skull, loose-fitting dun-coloured robes, adventuring gear
Dragonfire Assault (Su): The extra damage the tyrant deals from the Power Attack feat may be fire damage, at the tyrant's option.

Divide and Conquer (Ex): The tyrant adds +4 to melee damage rolls against enemies that flank him.

Reckless Devotion (Su): Twice per day, the desert hobgoblin tyrant can inspire zeal in up to 2 allies. These allies receive 5 temporary hit points and a +1 morale bonus on melee attack and damage rolls, as well as on all saving throws. If the tyrant selects his cohort or one of his followers with this ability, that target receives double the benefit. The bonuses last for 7 rounds.

Dragonscale Husk (Su): The desert hobgoblin tyrant has no proficiency with any kind of armor. Instead, he has grown a thick, scaly hide that offers him an AC bonus of (6 + (lvl x 1/3)) - in his case, +10. The husk has an armor check penalty of -4 (included in all skill calculations) and a maximum Dexterity bonus of +2. Additionally, the husk provides energy resistance 10 to Acid, Cold, Electricity and Fire. Dragon Magic alternative class feature.

Leadership Score: Dragonblood Cohort 18 (13 HD, +2 Cha, +1 special power, +2 dragon leadership), Followers 18 (13 HD, +2 Cha, +1 special power, +2 keep):
. . . Cohort - 12th level dragonblood character
. . . Followers - 4th level (1), 3rd level (1), 2nd level (3), 1st level (35)
Height 6' 5"; Weight 245 lbs.; Hair Grey scales; Skin Reddish; Eyes Arcane blue; Age 50; Patron Deity Tiamat,

CR 13

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Race keywords: Hobgoblin, Hobgoblin, Sunscorch
Class keywords: Dragon Lord, Fighter
Sourcebooks: Dragon Magic, Dungeon Master's Guide, Monster Manual, Player's Handbook

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