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" Suddenly a black and hairy spider , swollen to the size of a cat , and with a disturbing number of legs , falls onto the dark corridor in front of you. With a sudden leap it flies at your face , dripping venom from it's open jaws....."
Ploppeds are spiders exposed to the alien energies in Corran Keep. They are black , hairy spiders with bodies the size of a large orange. Each has a different number of pairs of legs , showing their mutated heritage.
Monstrous Spider, Tiny (Augmented)
Hit Dice: 1/2 d8 (2 hp)
Speed: 30 ft. (6 squares), climb 20 ft.
Armour Class: 15 (+2 size, +3 Dex), touch 15, flat-footed 12
Base Attack/Grapple: +0/-12
Attack: Bite +5 melee (1d3-4 plus poison)
Full Attack: Bite +5 melee (1d3-4 plus poison)
Space/Reach: 2-1/2 ft./0 ft.
Special Attacks: Poison
Special Qualities: Darkvision 60 ft., tremorsense 60 ft., vermin traits
Saves: Fort +2, Ref +3, Will +0
Abilities: Str 3, Dex 17, Con 10, Int , Wis 10, Cha 2
Skills: Climb +11, Hide +15, Jump +16, Spot +4 , Move Silently +7
Feats: Weapon Finesse (B)
Environment: Silver Sierras Mnts., Darokin/Glantri border
Organisation: Colony (2-12)
Challenge Rating: 1/2
Ploppeds rarely attack anything bigger than rats. When forced to do so they leap for the face and neck hoping to poison their prey.
Poison (Ex): A Plopped has a poisonous bite. The save DCs is Constitution-based. The initial damage is 1d2 Str and secondary is paralysis for 1d6x10 rounds (DC 10 Fort)
Many Legged (Ex): A Plopped has a random number of legs (1d8+2 pairs)
Tremorsense (Ex): A Plopped can detect and pinpoint any creature or object within 60 feet in contact with the ground, or within any range in contact with the spider's webs.
Skills: Ploppeds have a +4 racial bonus on Hide , Move Silently and Spot checks and a +8 racial bonus on Climb checks. A Plopped can always choose to take 10 on Climb and Jump checks, even if rushed or threatened. Ploppeds have a +20 racial bonus on Jump checks and a +8 racial bonus on Spot checks.