In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, the firetoad is a type of magical beast.
The firetoad first appeared in the original first edition Fiend Folio (1981).
The giant fire toad appeared in second edition under the "toad" entry in the Monstrous Compendium Volume One (1989), and reprinted in the Monstrous Manual (1993).
The fire toad appeared in third edition in Oriental Adventures (2001).
A firetoad is a large, red toad about four feet long and covered with rough, purple warts. A firetoad can exhale a small fireball when threatened, disturbed, or defending its lair.
- ^ Turnbull, Don, ed. Fiend Folio (TSR, 1981)
- ^ Cook, David, et al. Monstrous Compendium Volume One (TSR, 1989)
- ^ Stewart, Doug, ed. Monstrous Manual (TSR, 1993)
- ^ Wyatt, James. Oriental Adventures (Wizards of the Coast, 2001)