So this is in response to Zak Smith's awesome posts on monsters from the original Monster Manual. I love the idea of "lava children," though to me the term conjures a troop of adorable, baby-shaped lava elementals. They're not evil, per se, but they're full of the terrifying glee of children with a lighter and a coloring book. They don't mean to burn down your house, but sometimes there's just no stopping the little bastards. I apologize for the strange formatting my blog forces on creature stat-blocks.
Level 4 Skirmisher
Initiative +8 Senses Perception +3
The cherubic forms dance and play in the magma, spraying hot liquid rock all about them.
Burst 3; +7 vs Reflex; 1d10 + 4 and ongoing 5 fire
The small creature lashes out, a gob of hot lava hurtling towards its target.
Ranged 10; +9 vs AC; 2d8 + 4 and ongoing 5 fire.
Lava Children gain a +1 bonus to attack rolls for each Lava Child that is adjacent to it.
Str 12 (+3)
Dex 18 (+6)
Wis 12 (+3)
Con 12 (+3)
Int 12 (+3)
Cha 12 (+3)
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