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    Totem Animal (CR +1)

    Creatures with the totem animal template are favored by a deity or higher power and through a special divine connection have become more powerful and more intelligent.

    A totem animal’s quick and rebuild rules are the same.

    Rebuild Rules

    Senses gains darkvision 60 ft.; Defensive Abilities gains damage reduction and energy resistance as noted on the table; SR gains spell resistance equal to new CR +5; Special Abilities Speech – The totem animal gains the ability to speak Common plus one other language (usually Elven or Sylvan). If the totem animal can already speak, it gains one extra language; Ability Scores +4 Int, +4 Cha.

    Table: Totem Animal Defenses
    HD Resist Cold & Fire DR
    1-4 5 -
    5-10 10 5/cold iron
    11+ 15 10/cold iron