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    Dinosaur, Triceratops

    This beast's armored head has three sharp horns decorating its face and a large round crest angling back over its neck from its skull.

    Triceratops CR 8

    XP 4,800
    N Huge animal
    Init –1; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +21


    AC 21, touch 7, flat-footed 21 (–1 Dex, +14 natural, –2 size)
    hp 119 (14d8+56)
    Fort +15, Ref +8, Will +5


    Speed 30 ft.
    Melee gore +17 (2d10+12)
    Space 15 ft.; Reach 15 ft.
    Special Attacks powerful charge (gore, 4d10+16), trample (1d8+12, DC 25)


    Str 26, Dex 9, Con 19, Int 2, Wis 12, Cha 7
    Base Atk +10; CMB +20; CMD 29 (33 vs. trip)
    Feats Great Fortitude, Improved Bull Rush, Improved Critical, Power Attack, Run, Skill Focus (Perception), Weapon Focus (gore)
    Skills Perception +24

    Source: Wikipedia
    Source: Wikipedia

    Characters with ranks in Knowledge (nature) can learn more about dinosaurs. When a character makes a successful skill check, the following lore is revealed, including the information from lower DCs.

    Knowledge (Nature)

    DC Information
    18 This huge lumbering creature is a triceratops, an ancient reptilian beast of the group known as dinosaurs. This result reveals all animal traits.
    23 Triceratops are well defended by their thick hind, and can deliver a nasty gore with their trio of horns. More deadly however is a charging triceratops - a opponent must not only watch out for its dangerous horns with the full weight of a charging 9-ton monster behind them, but also be wary of being trampled underfoot by this massive beast.
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    Triceratops Companions

    Starting Statistics: Size Medium; Speed 30 ft.; AC +6 natural armor; Attack gore (1d8); Ability Scores Str 10, Dex 13, Con 11, Int 2, Wis 12, Cha 7.

    7th-Level Advancement: Size Large, AC +3 natural armor; Attack gore (2d6); Ability Scores Str +8, Dex –2, Con +4; Special Qualities powerful charge.