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Yaddithian

This insectile biped has a tapir-like snout and is unmistakably alien in appearance, despite its vaguely humanoid shape.

Yaddithian CR 8

Source Bestiary 6 pg. 285
XP 4,800
Yaddithian wizard 9
N Medium aberration
Init +2; Senses darkvision 60 ft.; Perception +11

Defense

AC 15, touch 13, flat-footed 13 (+1 deflection, +2 Dex, +2 natural)
hp 61 (9d6+27)
Fort +5, Ref +5, Will +5
Resist cold 5

Offense

Speed 20 ft.
Melee +1 dagger +6 (1d4+2), claw +0 (1d4)
Ranged +1 dagger +7 (1d4+2)
Special Attacks hand of the apprentice (7/day)
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 9th; concentration +13)
5th—feeblemind (DC 19)
4th—detect scrying, dimension door, scrying (DC 18)
3rd—displacement, fly, lightning bolt (DC 17), sleet storm
2nd—alter self, blindness/deafness (3, DC 16), mirror image
1st—mage armor, magic missile (2), shield, ventriloquism (DC 15)
0 (at will)—arcane mark, daze (DC 14), detect magic, read magic

Statistics

Str 12, Dex 14, Con 15, Int 19, Wis 8, Cha 8
Base Atk +4; CMB +5; CMD 18
Feats Combat Casting, Craft Wondrous Item, Eschew Materials, Scribe Scroll, Silent Spell, Skill Focus (Perception), Spell Penetration
Skills Knowledge (arcana, dungeoneering, history, planes) +18, Perception +11, Spellcraft +18; Racial Modifiers +2 Knowledge (all), +2 Spellcraft
Languages Aklo, Elder Thing, Mi-go, Yaddithian, Yithian
SQ arcane bond (amulet), arcane school (universalist), cosmic mind, long-lived, metamagic mastery (1/day), no breath

Ecology

Environment any
Organization solitary, pair, or conclave (3–16)
Treasure NPC gear (+1 dagger, amulet of natural armor +1, handy haversack, ring of protection +1, wand of acid arrow [50 charges], other treasure)

Special Abilities

Cosmic Mind (Ex) A Yaddithian gets a +2 racial bonus on Knowledge and Spellcraft checks. A yaddithian spellcaster who would store spells in a spellbook or familiar instead stores those spells in its mind (but must expend the normal resources to learn new spells).
Long-Lived (Ex) Yaddithians live for thousands of years; they gain no benefit or penalty from aging and are immune to magical aging effects.

Description

Yaddithians are an ancient race of scholarly starfarers. Bholes (Pathfinder RPG Bestiary 4 18) consumed their home planet long ago; the survivors fled to other worlds across the universe. It is rare to find a yaddithian less powerful than the wizard above