Animated object (Dungeons & Dragons)

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

Publication history[edit]

Animated objects first appeared in the third edition Monster Manual.[1] They also appeared in the 3.5 version of the Monster Manual.[2]

Description[edit]

Animated objects are constructs which come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. They owe their existence to spells such as animate objects and similar supernatural abilities.[2]:13–14

Other publishers[edit]

The animated object appeared in Paizo Publishing's book Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary (2009), on page 14.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cook, Monte, Jonathan Tweet, and Skip Williams. Monster Manual (Wizards of the Coast, 2000)
  2. ^ a b Cook, Monte, Jonathan Tweet, and Skip Williams. Monster Manual (Wizards of the Coast, 2003)
  3. ^ Bulmahn, Jason (lead designer). Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary (Paizo Publishing, 2009)