Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, a balhannoth is an aberration. They are horrid, hulking aberration that hunt underground. [1 ] They can blend into ceilings using their camouflage, [1 ] [1 ] and they attack using their tentacles. [3 ] Anti-magic auras surround them, making them particularly dangerous to [4 ] player characters that are dependent on magic to survive. [5 ]
Publication history [ edit ]
Dungeons & Dragons 3.5 edition (2003-2008) [ edit ]
balhannoth makes its first appearance in (2006). Monster Manual IV [1 ] That book also contains a sample lair where a balhannoth might be encountered, [6 ] entitled "Balhannoth Cavern" [1 ] [7 ] [8 ]
Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition (2008-) [ edit ]
balhannoth is one of the monsters in the core 4th edition (2008). Monster Manual It is one of the few monsters in the core [2 ] for which only one set of statistics are provided. Monster Manual [9 ]
Miniatures [ edit ]
miniature appeared in the set Dungeons & Dragons Miniatures Game Dungeons of Dread as a Rare. [10 ] [11 ]
Licensing [ edit ]
The balhannoth is included in the
System Reference Document, to be used in conjunction with the Game System License. It is not a part of the [12 ] Open Game License's System Reference Document.
References [ edit ]
^ a b c d e f g Kestrel, Gwendolyn F.M. (Wizards of the Coast, 2006) Monster Manual IV
^ a b c d Mearls, Mike, Stephen Schubert, and James Wyatt. ( Monster Manual Wizards of the Coast, 2008)
^ D&D Alumni: A Look Back at Mimics. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ Dungeons of Dread Preview 4. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ RPGnet d20: Review of Monster Manual IV. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ World of Sulerin - Creatures - 3.5E monsters. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ Monster Manual IV Map Gallery. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ Image of Balhannoth Cavern. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ "You have to do some hunting to find a monster that has one, lonely stat block in its entry (balhannoth, we're looking at you!)." in Previews for May and Beyond by Bart Carroll. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ D&D Miniatures Gallery: Dungeons of Dread. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ Info of the miniature Balhannoth at Miniature Trading. Retrieved on November 20, 2008.
^ The System Reference Document (June 17, 2008 version). Retrieved on November 20, 2008.