Dinosaur, Brachiosaurus

A long tail counterbalances this reptile's equally long neck, at the end of which a relatively small head pulls food from the treetop.

Brachiosaurus CR 10

XP 9,600

N Gargantuan animal

Init +0; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +28

Defense

AC 18, touch 6, flat-footed 18 (+12 natural, –4 size)

hp 171 (18d8+90)

Fort +18, Ref +11, Will +9

Offense

Speed 30 ft.

Melee tail +23 (4d6+19)

Space 20 ft.; Reach 20 ft.

Special Attack trample (2d6+19, DC 32)

Statistics

Str 37, Dex 10, Con 21, Int 2, Wis 13, Cha 10

Base Atk +13; CMB +30; CMD 40 (44 vs. trip)

Feats Cleave, Great Cleave, Great Fortitude, Greater Overrun, Improved Bull Rush, Iron Will, Power Attack, Skill Focus (Perception), Weapon Focus (tail)

Skills Perception +28

Ecology

Environment warm forests or plains

Organization solitary, pair, or herd (3–12)

Treasure none

A brachiosaurus is 80 feet long and weighs 32 tons.

Brachiosaurus Companions

Starting Statistics: Size Medium; Speed 30 ft.; AC +3 natural armor; Attack tail (2d4); Ability Scores Str 13, Dex 14, Con 11, Int 2, Wis 13, Cha 10; Special Qualities low-light vision, scent.

7th-Level Adv.: Size Large; AC +2 natural armor; Attack tail (2d6); Ability Scores Str +8, Dex –2, Con +4; Special Qualities trample (1d8).