5E D&D Gamma World Monster: Carrin
 This is the latest entry in a series of creatures I converted for Fifth Edition Dungeons & Dragons to be used in my son's new Gamma World hexcrawl campaign. You can download all 150+ monsters here
This three-meter-tall mutated vulture glares at you with a malign intelligence. 

Carrins weigh about 50 kilograms and have 1d6 blood bird followers. They are highly intelligent. Their quills are coated with poison, which they are immune. 


Large   humanoid (mutant)

Armor Class 13 (natural armor)
Hit Points 67 (9d10+27)
Speed 30 ft., fly 30 ft.

STR | DEX | CON | INT | WIS | CHA     

20 (+5) | 12 (+1) | 15 (+3) | 15 (+3) | 13 (+1) | 15 (+3)

Skills Persuasion   +6

Damage Resistances psychic

Damage Immunities poison

Condition Immunities poisoned

Senses low-light vision, passive   Perception 13

Challenge 5 (1,800 XP)

Quill Defense. A creature that strikes a   carrin with a melee weapon, an unarmed attack, or a natural weapon takes 4   (1d8) points of piercing damage and 3 (1d6) poison damage. Weapons with reach   do not endanger an attacker in this way. Any creature that grapples a carrin takes   13 (3d8) points of piercing damage and 10 (3d6) poison damage. 

Keen Sight and Smell.   The carrin has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on sight or   smell.

Pack Tactics. The carrin has advantage on an   attack roll against a creature if at least one of the carrin’s allies is   within 5 feet of the creature and the ally isn't incapacitated.

Quill Regrowth. The carrin has twenty-four quills.   Used quills regrow when the carrin finishes a long rest.

Multiattack. The carrin makes two attacks:   one with its beak and one with its talons or three with its quills.

  • Beak.   Melee Weapon Attack: +8 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 12 (2d6   + 5) piercing damage.
  • Talons.   Melee Weapon Attack: +8 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 16 (2d10   + 5) slashing damage.
  • Quill. Ranged Weapon Attack:   +4 to hit, range 100/200 ft., one target. Hit: 5 (1d8 + 1) piercing damage   plus 3 (1d6) poison damage.

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