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Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, the shrieker is a plant.
Publication history [ edit ]
The shrieker first appeared in
Dungeons & Dragons in #3 (August 1975). The Strategic Review
The shrieker appeared in first edition
Advanced Dungeons & Dragons in the original (1977). Monster Manual [1 ]
The shrieker appeared in the
(1977, 1981, 1983) and the Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set (1991). Dungeons & Dragons Rules Cyclopedia [2 ]
The shrieker appeared in second edition under the "fungus" entry in the
Monstrous Compendium Volume Two (1989), and reprinted in the [3 ] Monstrous Manual (1993). [4 ]
The shrieker appeared in third edition under the "fungus" entry in the
(2000), Monster Manual and in the 3.5 revised [5 ] Monster Manual (2003).
Description [ edit ]
The shrieker resembles a large fungus. The shrieker shares a symbiotic relationship with the
violet fungus in order to catch food. The shrieker emmits a high-pitched wail to lure prey, and when it comes, the violet fungi attack with their tentacles.
References [ edit ]
^ Gygax, Gary (1977). . Monster Manual TSR.
^ Allston, Aaron, Steven E. Schend, Jon Pickens, and Dori Watry. (TSR, 1991) Dungeons & Dragons Rules Cyclopedia
^ Cook, David, et al. Monstrous Compendium Volume Two ( TSR, 1989)
^ Stewart, Doug, ed. Monstrous Manual (TSR, 1993)
^ Williams, Skip; Jonathan Tweet; Monte Cook (2000). Monster Manual. Wizards of the Coast.