Bite. And while nearly all gnolls accept that they were created by Yeenoghu himself, some instead assert that the Demon Prince usurped- and possibly destroyed- their true gods. 1 Though widely reviled as savage stalkers and merciless marauders, the collective identity of the gnolls is as contentious a subject among scholars as it is among the gnolls themselves. Furthermore, consider that all gnolls share an ancient bond with Yeenoghu; you may choose not to act upon your demonic inclinations, but they are nonetheless a part of your nature. 250 Technical Furthermore, their fiendish ancestry and common disregard for other humanoids lead most to be innately evil- though a rare few lacking faith in Yeenoghu may adopt neutral alignments. Gnoll names are usually short and comprised of the same harsh sounds of the gnoll language- often being spoken like a sort of growl or bark. They tend to seek out means of proving themselves to their allies and, being prideful scavengers, often commemorate these pursuits by claiming trophies- be they simple mementos or the bones of their foes. The following clans are available as subrace options: Blackfang, Mosshide, Riverpaw, Stoneclaw, and Grimfur. 420 There is a 10% chance it will become Reygar. When you damage a creature with an attack or a spell, you can cause the attack or spell to deal extra damage to that creature if it has taken damage from one or more of your allies since your last turn. Once on your turn, you can take additional movement up to your speed. When the gnoll reduces a creature to 0 hit points with a melee attack on its turn, the gnoll can take a bonus action to move up to half its speed and make a bite attack. As talented trackers and pack hunters, the gnolls of Clan Mosshide are both notoriously difficult to evade and remarkably quick to coordinate their attacks. While they are commonly known for their feral instincts, vicious demeanors, and fierce passion for the hunt, so too are gnolls both naturally adaptable and doggedly loyal to their given packmates. Time Age. Size. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. You may have come from a nomadic tribe of shamanistic hunters, wild and true to your nature; you may have belonged to a roaming clan of marauders or a congregation of wandering trappers and traders; or perhaps you were seperated from your kin entirely and have come to live among other races either in fellowship or in servitude. Def Stats Your base walking speed is 30 feet. You have advantage on Wisdom (Animal Handling) and Charisma ability checks made to influence these creatures. You gain the following benefits: For reference: 5 pounds of flesh is equivalent to that of 5 large steaks, 10 brown rats, or 1/4th of a deboned kobold. Alignment. While they revel in their predatory nature and the thrill of the hunt, most gnolls are equally motivated to ensure the prosperity of their packs. Ability Score Increase. Senses darkvision 60 ft., passive Perception 13 Languages Gnoll Challenge 1/2 (100 XP) This full creature's stat block is not available. Increase your Constitution or Strength score by 1, to a maximum of 20. 40 Ad Reward You can cast Augury once with this trait, ignoring the gold cost of the material components. You have advantage on saving throws made to avoid gaining levels of exhaustion. Ability Score Increase. Once you use this trait, you can't use it again until you complete a short or long rest. A frightened target can repeat the saving throw at â the end of each of its turns, ending the effect on itself on a success. You gain the following benefits: If you would like to support the GM Binder developers, consider joining our Patreon community. Increase your Wisdom score by 1, to a maximum of 20. Once you use this trait, you can't use it again until you complete a long rest. Touched by the grim goddess of darkness, Refnara the â Moon-Biter, the pallid gnolls of Clan Grimfur crave moonless nights and the cruel thrill of striking fear into their prey. Targets that can't hear you automatically succeed on this saving throw. This race was heavily inspired by Keith Baker's. Your size is medium. Choose one of these clans for your gnoll character, renaming it to fit your backstory or campaign setting if desired. Wildsoul. Though gnolls seldom approach anyone outside of their clans, some more entreprising hunters might be willing to offer their services to local people as trappers or trackers. âBut in spite of their history, few clans who break away from the Butcher's Brood thereafter aspire to utter destruction of the mortal realm. ? You can't discern color in darkness, only shades of gray. Your Wisdom score increases â by 1. Immediately after you reduce a creature to 0 hit points with a melee attack on your turn, you can move up to half of your speed and make an additional attack with your bite or with a melee weapon. Gnoll Hunter Gnolls age noticeably faster than most humanoids and seldom live beyond 40 years. ", ââââââScholar Brammir, The Denmatron's Rebellion. Whatever your origins, remember that the pack instinct is strong in gnolls and that it is unlikely for one to leave his or her pack by choice. Gnoll Hunter is a Tier 3 monster located in Aldur Highlands. Piercing Howl. Gnolls are social creatures, and the pack instinct plays a powerful role in their lives. You gain proficiency with one of the following skills of your choice: Animal Handling, Insight, Medicine, Nature, Perception, and Survival. Gnolls generally stand around 7 feet in height and weigh between 230 and 280lbs. Owing to their animal ancestry, gnolls inherently favor wild, wayfaring lifestyles. Regardless, gnolls who stay true to their pack instincts are generally inclined to abide by the ideals of their chosen companions. Superior Darkvision. I dislike spending much time in any one place. But regardless of their perceived place in nature, it's in the bonds to their packmates where most gnolls find their purpose. These squabbles typically comprise of brief displays of dominance and intimidation, though more impassioned altercations are just as likely to be settled by reckless brawls. Your Dexterity and Strength scores each increase by 1. The gnolls of the Butcher's Brood are fanatically devoted to their demon prince; they believe that his blood flows through their veins and that their devotion justifies every terrible atrocity they commit. This movement does not provoke attacks of opportunity. 55 Lowest number is chance to drop for D grade Quest result. For the Children of Yeenoghu, cruelty and bloodshed are a source of joy and a reason for living. ââ I nonchalantly propose ruthless acts of ââ violence during casual conversation. ââââ I love to compete and regularly âââ attempt to outdo my allies. One creature the gnoll can see within 30 feet of it can use its reaction to make a melee attack if it can hear the gnoll and has the Rampage trait. Your bite is a natural weapon, which you can use to make unarmed strikes. Party Size Ferocious as the hyenafolk may be, those gnolls who would entertain some exceptions to their aggressive dispositions can make for highly-capable allies and remarkably-dependable companions. You have advantage on skill checks made to harvest creatures and on Medicine and Investigation skill checks relating to corpses. Some practice related trades- such as leatherworking and herbalism- or take up animal husbandry, taming dangerous beasts and training pack animals. You can safely consume raw or rotting food and have advantage on saving throws against disease and ingested poison. You have advantage on this attack. Matk As a gnoll, you can take any of the following feats in place of an Ability Score Improvement. Your Constitution score increases by 1. Monster Gnolls are strong, tall, and lean and covered with a thick coat of fur, which generally ranges from light to dark brown. You gain proficiency in the Athletics skill. Ability Score Increase. You regain the ability to cast the spell this way when you finish a long rest. You gain proficiency in the Intimidation skill. Like the hyenas they resemble, gnolls possess strong jaws and are capable of consuming almost every part of their prey, including teeth and bones. You can also speak Gnoll, though it lacks a script or written form. Experience Gnoll Hunter is a Tier 3 monster located in Aldur Highlands.