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Animated BladeCreature -1

Source Pathfinder #175: Broken Tusk Moon
Perception +3 (darkvision)
Languages none
Skills Athletics +6
Str +1, Dex +1, Con +0, Int -5, Wis +0, Cha -5

AC 16 14 when broken); construct armor; Fort +3; Reflex +6; Will +3;
HP 4
Speed 0 feet (fly 15 feet)
Immunities bleed, death effects, disease, doomed, drained, fatigued, healing, mental, necromancy, nonlethal attacks, paralyzed, poison, sickened, unconscious

Rusty Blade One Action +6 (+1, -4) to hit (sweep) 1d4+1 Slashing


A monster with darkvision can see perfectly well in areas of darkness and dim light, though such vision is in black and white only. Some forms of magical darkness, such as a 4th-level Darkness spell, block normal darkvision. A monster with Greater Darkvision, however, can see through even these forms of magical darkness.

Construct Armor (Hardness 4)

Like normal objects, an animated blade has Hardness. This Hardness reduces any damage the blade takes by an amount equal to the Hardness. Once an animated blade is reduced to fewer than half its Hit Points, or immediately upon being damaged by a critical hit, its construct armor breaks, and its Armor Class is reduced to 14.

Tetanus (disease)

Saving Throw DC 15 fortitude

Onset 1 week

Stage 1 Clumsy 1 (1 week)

Stage 2 Clumsy 2 and can't speak (1 day)

Stage 3 Paralyzed (1 day)

Stage 4 death



Something of uncommon rarity requires special training or comes from a particular culture or part of the world. Some character choices give access to uncommon options, and the GM can choose to allow access for anyone. Less is known about uncommon creatures than common creatures. They typically can't be summoned. The DC of Recall Knowledge checks related to these creature is increased by 2.


A construct is an artificial creature empowered by a force other than necromancy. Constructs are often mindless; they are immune to bleed damage, death effects, disease, healing, necromancy, nonlethal attacks, poison, and the doomed, drained, fatigued, paralyzed, sickened, and unconscious conditions; and they may have Hardness based on the materials used to construct their bodies. Constructs are not living creatures, nor are they undead. When reduced to 0 Hit Points, a construct creature is destroyed.


A mindless creature has either programmed or rudimentary mental attributes. Most, if not all, of their mental ability modifiers are -5. They are immune to all mental effects.