Encounters: Dales, Cormyr, Sembia - Plains
Raven (CR 1/6)
Alignment: Always neutral
Initiative: +2 (Dex); Senses: low-light vision, Listen +3, and Spot +5
AC: 14 (+2 size, +2 Dex), touch 14, flat-footed 12
Hit Dice: 1/4d8 (1 hp)
Fort +2, Ref +4, Will +2
Speed: 10 ft., fly 40 ft. (average)
Space: 2 1/2 ft./0 ft.
Base Attack +0; Grapple -13
Attack: Claws +4 melee
Full Attack: Claws +4 melee
Damage: Claws 1d2-5
Special Attacks: -
Abilities: Str 1, Dex 15, Con 10, Int 2, Wis 14, Cha 6
Feats: Alertness; Weapon Finesse
Skills: Listen +3 and Spot +5
Climate/Terrain: Temperate Forests
Source: Monster Manual
These glossy black birds are about 2 feet long and have wingspans of about 4 feet. They combine both claws into a single attack.
The statistics presented here can describe most non-predatory birds of similar size.
Skills: +2 on Listen and Spot checks.
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