Yuan-ti Malison Type 3Medium monstrosity (shapechanger yuan ti)
- 3 (700 XP)
Innate Spellcasting (Yuan-ti Form Only). The Yuan-ti’s innate spellcasting ability is Charisma (spell save DC 13). The Yuan-ti can innately cast the following spells:
At will: animal friendship (snakes only)
Magic Resistance. The yuan-ti has advantage on saving throws against spells and other magical effects.
Malison Type. The Yuan-ti has one of the following types:
Type 1: Human body with snake head
Type 2: Human head and body with snakes for arms
Type 3: Human head and upper body with a serpentine lower body instead of legs
Shapechanger. The yuan-ti can use its action to polymorph into a Medium snake, or back into its true form. Its statistics are the same in each form. Any equipment it is wearing or carrying isn’t transformed. It doesn’t change form if it dies.
Multiattack (Yuan-ti Form Only). The Yuan-ti makes two attacks, but can constrict only once.
Bite (Snake Form Only). Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 1.5 m., one creature. Hit: 5 (1d4 + 3) piercing damage plus 7 (2d6) poison damage.
Constrict. Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 1.5 m. Hit: 10 (2d6 + 3) bludgeoning damage, and the target is grappled (escape DC 13). Until this grapple ends, the target is restrained, and the Yuan-ti can’t constrict another target.
Scimitar (Yuan-ti Form Only). Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 1.5 m. Hit: 6 (1d6 + 3) slashing damage.
Dagger (Yuan-ti Form Only). Melee or Ranged Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 1.5 m. or range 4.5/18 m. Hit: 5 (1d4 + 3) piercing damage.
Longbow (Yuan-ti Form Only). Ranged Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, range 35/185 m. Hit: 6 (1d8 + 2) piercing damage.