They make heavy use of spells in combat. Among their favorites are cloudkill , delayed blast fireball , fire shield , globe of invulnerability , maze , sleep , slow , and stinking cloud. Breath Weapon Su : A gold dragon has two types of breath weapon , a cone of fire and a cone of weakening gas.
Creatures within a cone of weakening gas must succeed on a Fortitude save or take 1 point of Strength damage per age category of the dragon. Alternate Form Su : A gold dragon can assume any animal or humanoid form of Medium size or smaller as a standard action three times per day. This ability functions as a polymorph spell cast on itself at its caster level , except that the dragon does not regain hit points for changing form and can only assume the form of an animal or humanoid.
The dragon can remain in its animal or humanoid form until it chooses to assume a new one or return to its natural form. Water Breathing Ex : A gold dragon can breathe underwater indefinitely and can freely use its breath weapon , spells , and other abilities while submerged the cone of fire becomes a cone of superheated steam underwater.
If the dragon gives an enspelled gem to another creature, only that bearer gets the bonus. The effect lasts 1d3 hours plus 3 hours per age category of the dragon but ends if the gem is destroyed. This ability is the equivalent of a 2nd-level spell. Detect Gems Sp : An old or older gold dragon can use this ability three times per day.
This is a Divination effect similar to a detect magic spell, except that it finds only gems. The dragon can scan a degree arc each round : By concentrating for 1 round it knows if there are any gems within the arc; 2 rounds of concentration reveal the exact number of gems; and 3 rounds reveal their exact location, type, and value. This ability is the equivalent of a 2ndlevel spell. Skills: Disguise , Heal , and Swim are considered class skills for gold dragons.
Jump to: navigation , search. If the dragon fails a saving throw, it can choose to succeed instead. The dragon can use its Frightful Presence. It then makes three attacks: one with its bite and two with its claws. Frightful Presence. Each creature of the dragon's choice that is within feet of the dragon and aware of it must succeed on a DC: 21 Wisdom saving throw or become frightened for 1 minute. A creature can repeat the saving throw at the end of each of its turns, ending the effect on itself on a success.
If a creature's saving throw is successful or the effect ends for it, the creature is immune to the dragon's Frightful Presence for the next 24 hours. Breath Weapons - Recharge 5. The dragon uses one of the following breath weapons. Change Shape. The dragon magically polymorphs into a humanoid or beast that has a challenge rating no higher than its own, or back into its true form. It reverts to its true form if it dies.
Any equipment it is wearing or carrying is absorbed or borne by the new form the dragon's choice. Armor Class: 19 natural armor. Speed: 40ft. Str Dex
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