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Creatures in "Frog" Category

NameCR
Frog Father5
Giant Frog1
Goliath Frog3
Poison Frog1/2

Frog, Frog Father

This elephantine amphibian has a grotesquely long tongue and beady eyes.

Frog Father CR 5

Source Bestiary 5 pg. 117
XP 1,600
N Huge animal
Init +1; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +10

Defense

AC 18, touch 9, flat-footed 17 (+1 Dex, +9 natural, –2 size)
hp 57 (6d8+30)
Fort +10, Ref +8, Will +4

Offense

Speed 30 ft., swim 30 ft.
Melee bite +8 (3d6+9 plus grab), tongue +8 (grab)
Space 15 ft., Reach 10 ft. (30 ft. with tongue)
Special Attacks fast swallow, pull (tongue, 10 ft.), swallow whole (2d6 bludgeoning damage, AC 14, 5 hp), tongue

Statistics

Str 23, Dex 13, Con 20, Int 1, Wis 10, Cha 6
Base Atk +4; CMB +12; CMD 23 (27 vs. trip)
Feats Iron Will, Lightning Reflexes, Skill Focus (Acrobatics)
Skills Acrobatics +12 (+20 jumping), Perception +10, Stealth +2, Swim +14; Racial Modifiers +4 Acrobatics (+12 jumping), +4 Perception, +4 Stealth

Ecology

Environment warm marshes or water
Organization solitary or pair
Treasure none

Special Abilities

Tongue (Ex) A frog father’s tongue is a primary attack with three times the reach of its bite. Its tongue deals no damage but can be used to grab. The frog does not gain the grappled condition when grappling with its tongue.

Description

Frog fathers devour entire hives of monstrous vermin and any livestock that stray too close to their marshes, but happily gulp down any prey that crosses their paths. Their long, sticky tongues allow them to capture and restrain prey while they determine whether they want to consume it. A frog father’s chosen prey has little chance of escaping, as the frog’s powerful throat muscles allow it to swallow even large creatures rapidly.