Lesser stone gargoyle

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Lesser stone gargoyle
Lesser Stone Gargoyle.jpg
Level 27
Family Gargoyle family creatures
Body Type Biped
Classification(s) Living
Area(s) Found Darkstone Castle
Attack Attributes
Physical Attacks
Bite 151 - 201 AS
Claw 151 - 201 AS
Defense Attributes
Defensive Strength (DS)
Melee 89 - 99
Unarmed Defense Factor
Target Defense (TD)
Bard Base
Cleric Base
Empath Base
Paladin Base
Ranger Base
Sorcerer Base
Wizard Base
Minor Elemental
Major Elemental
Minor Spiritual
Major Spiritual
Minor Mental
Treasure Attributes
Coins Yes
Gems Yes
Magic Items Yes
Boxes Yes
Skin None

Like its cousin, the stone gargoyle, the lesser stone gargoyle was a grey, granite carving originally placed to overlook the castle's walls. Now animated, it pounds about on powerful hind legs looking for beings it can smash into dust. It has a demon's face, with pointed beard, ruby eyes and long, sweeping goat horns. Bat wings, useless for flying, adorn its scaly back.

Hunting strategies

  • They are fairly slow, so stance dance works well if necessary.
  • They have a very low DS for their level as well so getting to them before they get to you is a good defense.
  • Staying in stance advance or stance forward to avoid being able to be hit at all, and should still allow for a good enough AS to hit them.
  • Because of their low perception ambushing is very easy, and when they're legged their AS drops to around 140.

Other information

  • Cannot be stunned.
  • Low perception.
  • Non-magical weapons have a chance to shatter upon attack.


Entrance Messaging

  • You hear the creaking and grinding of stone as a lesser stone gargoyle comes alive right before your eyes!

Attack Messaging

  • A lesser stone gargoyle opens its mouth and a low growl escapes, reverberating in your chest.
  • A lesser stone gargoyle leaps at you with amazing speed and accuracy.
  • A lesser stone gargoyle tries to bite you!
  • A lesser stone gargoyle claws at you!

Death Messaging

  • The stone gargoyle rears its head, screaming, trying desperately to stand and then it collapses. With a final labored breath it stops moving.
  • The stone gargoyle collapses to the ground, sending out a shower of rock and dust. It is all you can do to get out of the way.
  • The stone gargoyle falls in your direction. you lead to the side narrowly missing being crushed.

Special Messaging

  • You swing your short sword at the stone gargoyle, shattering it against the stone gargoyle's hard skin!


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