Bebilith

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In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy roleplaying game, the bebilith is a type of fictional monster for player characters to encounter.

Publication history[edit]

The bebilith first appeared in second edition in the Monstrous Compendium Outer Planes Appendix (1991),[1] and was further detailed for the Planescape setting in the first Planescape Monstrous Compendium Appendix (1994).[2]

The bebilith appeared under the demon entry in the third edition Monster Manual (2000),[3] and in the 3.5 revised Monster Manual (2003).[4]

Description[edit]

The bebilith is an arachnid creature that hunts tanar'ri in the Abyss.

Originally, in 2nd edition AD&D the bebilith was not listed as a tanar'ri, but in 3rd edition D&D the bebilith was listed as a demon.

Other publishers[edit]

The bebilith appeared in Paizo Publishing's book Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary (2009), on page 32.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ LaFountain, J. Paul. Monstrous Compendium Outer Planes Appendix. (TSR, 1991)
  2. ^ Varney, Allen, ed. Planescape Monstrous Compendium Appendix (TSR, 1994)
  3. ^ Williams, Skip, Jonathan Tweet, and Monte Cook. Monster Manual. (Wizards of the Coast, 2000)
  4. ^ Williams, Skip, Jonathan Tweet, and Monte Cook. Monster Manual. (Wizards of the Coast, 2003)
  5. ^ Bulmahn, Jason (lead designer). Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary (Paizo Publishing, 2009)