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    Merfolk

    Slipping in and out of the crashing waves, this beautiful woman has the lower torso of a long, slender fish.
    Merfolk CR 1/3

    XP 135
    Merfolk warrior 1
    N Medium
    humanoid (aquatic)
    Init
    +1; Senses low-light vision; Perception +3

     DEFENSE

    AC 13, touch 11, flat-footed 12 (+1 Dex, +2 natural)
    hp
    7 (1d10+2)
    Fort
    +4, Ref +1, Will –1

     OFFENSE

    Speed 5 ft., swim 50 ft.
    Melee
    trident +2 (1d8+1)
    Ranged
    heavy crossbow +2 (1d10/19–20)

     STATISTICS

    Str 13, Dex 13, Con 14, Int 10, Wis 9, Cha 10
    Base
    Atk +1; CMB +2; CMD 13 (can't be tripped)
    Feats
    Skill Focus (Perception)
    Skills
    Perception +3, Swim +13
    Languages
    Aquan, Common
    SQ
    amphibious


    Image of Reaper Miniatures'  03078: Pearl the Mermaid
    Sculpted by Werner Klocke, painted by Marike Reimer

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    Merfolk Characters

    Merfolk are defined by their class levels—they do not possess racial Hit Dice. All merfolk have the following racial traits.
    • +2 Dexterity, +2 Constitution, +2 Charisma: Merfolk are graceful, hale, and beautiful.
    • +2 Natural Armor: Merfolk have tough skin
    • Aquatic: Merfolk are aquatic and can breathe water. Their land speed is 5 feet, but their swim speed is 50 feet. They are amphibious, but prefer not to spend long periods out of the water.
    • Low-Light Vision: All merfolk have low-light vision.
    • Languages: Merfolk begin play speaking Common and Aquan. Merfolk with high Intelligence scores can choose any of the following bonus languages: Aboleth, Aklo, Draconic, Elven, Sahuagin, and Sylvan.