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Purple Chocobo

Purple ChocoboThe purple-plumed chocobo that shields allies and shoots ice out of its beak. The purple chocobo is usually found in the icy plains or snow-covered mountains.

Chocobo, Purple (CR 6)

XP 2,400
N Large Magical Beast (Avian)
Init +3; Senses Darkvision 60 ft., low-light vision scent; Perception +13

DEFENSE

AC 18, touch 13; flat-footed 14 (+3 dex, +5 natural, +1 dodge, -1 size)
hp 73 [105] (7d10+35)
Fort +10, Ref +8, Will +6

OFFENSE

Speed 70 ft., Climb 20 ft., Swim 40 ft.
Melee Bite +11 (1d8+5), 2 Talons +11 (1d6+2)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 10 ft.
Special Attacks Choco Ice

STATISTICS

Str 20, Dex 16, Con 20, Int 8, Wis 18, Cha 12
Base Atk +7; CMB +13; CMD 26
Feats Dodge, Endurance, Fleet, Run
Skills Acrobatics +10, Climb +19, Perception +11, Survival +5, Swim +17
SQ Choco Barrier, Choco Cure, climbing, snow move, surefooted stride, swimming, water walking

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Choco Barrier (Su)

2/day, a purple chocobo can create a magical barrier to itself granting Protect, Shell, and Regen status for 1d6 rounds. Blue mages may learn this ability as a 3rd level spell (Knowledge: Arcana DC 21).

Choco Cure (Su)

3/day, a purple chocobo can bestow healing on itself or an ally within 30 feet for 3d6+4 points of damage. Blue mages may learn this ability as a 2nd level spell (Knowledge: Arcana DC 19).

Choco Ice (Su)

5/day, a purple chocobo can blast an opponent with ice within 30 ft. The purple chocobo must make a ranged touch attack (+9), if it hits, the attack deals 3d6+5 ice damage and inflicts the Frozen status effect for 1d4 rounds (Fortitude save DC 16 to negate). Blue mages may learn this ability as a 2nd level spell (Knowledge: Arcana DC 19).

Climbing (Ex)

Purple chocobos are natural climbers. It has a climb speed of 20 feet and gains a +8 bonus on Climb checks. It can also take 10 on Climb checks, even if stress or distractions would otherwise prevent it from doing so. Also, it is never flat-footed while climbing.

Snow Move (Ex)

Because of its large, fur-covered claws, purple chocobos suffer no penalties for moving through snow-covered terrain.

Surefooted Stride (Ex)

Purple chocobos may move through any sort of difficult terrain (such as thorns, overgrown areas, rubble and the like) at its normal speed without taking damage or suffering any other impairment. Areas that have been magically manipulated, however, still effect it.

Swimming (Ex)

Purple chocobos are natural swimmers. It has a swim speed of 40 feet and gains a +8 bonus on Swim checks. It can also take 10 on Swim checks, even if stress or distractions would otherwise prevent it from doing so.

Water Walking (Ex)

Purple chocobos have the ability to walk on water while running. A purple chocobo that is running, can walk on water as if it was a solid surface. If it ever stops running, it loses its ability, although it can resume this ability anytime.