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Mix Couatl

Mix couatls (pronounced “meesh”) are guides to fledgling societies, providing fundamental information such as farming techniques, medicinal expertise, or more esoteric knowledge like the arcane arts.

Recall Knowledge - Beast (Arcana, Nature): DC 26

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Mix CouatlCreature 8

Source Bestiary 3 pg. 56
Perception +19; darkvision
Languages Celestial, Common, Draconic; telepathy 100 feet
Skills Acrobatics +15, Arcana +18, Diplomacy +20, Nature +21, Occultism +18, Society +16, Stealth +17, Survival +15
Str +6, Dex +3, Con +4, Int +4, Wis +5, Cha +4
Star Child The mix couatl is difficult to discern against starry skies. The mix couatl can Hide in the air at night without cover or being concealed.
AC 27; Fort +14, Ref +15, Will +19
HP 135
Speed 15 feet, fly 50 feet
Melee Single ActionSingle Action jaws +20 [+15/+10] (magical), Damage 2d10+9 piercing plus mix couatl venom and GrabPrimal Innate Spells DC 26, attack +18; 7th plane shift (self only); 4th fireball, speak with plants; 3rd heal, mind reading (at will); 2nd detect alignment (at will), invisibility (self only), speak with animals; 1st create water, mending; Cantrips (4th) guidance, light, produce flame, stabilize
Constrict Single ActionSingle Action 2d10+4 bludgeoning, DC 26Gift of Knowledge When a mix couatl casts modify memory on a willing creature, the mix couatl can Sustain the Spell to modify memories for up to 60 continuous minutes. A mix couatl can grant knowledge of a particular skill to the target as part of the spell. The mix couatl chooses Engineering Lore, Farming Lore, Fishing Lore, Hunting Lore, or Mercantile Lore. The target becomes permanently trained in the chosen skill. A creature can benefit from Gift of Knowledge only once.Mix Couatl Venom (poison) A mix couatl's venom deals good damage rather than poison damage to fiends; Saving Throw DC 26 Fortitude; Maximum Duration 6 rounds; Stage 1 1d6 poison damage and stupefied 1 (1 round); Stage 2 2d6 poison damage, stunned 1, and stupefied 1 (1 round); Stage 3 2d8 poison damage, stunned 1, and stupefied 2 (1 round)Wrap in Coils Single ActionSingle Action Requirements The mix couatl has a Medium or smaller creature grabbed or restrained in their jaws; Effect The mix couatl moves the creature into their coils, freeing their jaws to make attacks, then uses Constrict against the creature. The mix couatl can hold as many creatures in their coils as will fit in their space.

All Monsters in "Couatl"

Mix Couatl8
Quetz Couatl10
Xiuh Couatl12


Source Bestiary 3 pg. 56
Couatls are serpentine celestials who tirelessly help mortals reach their greatest potential all across the planes. Some serve benevolent deities as intermediaries while others serve the cause of good as they see fit.

Sidebar - Additional Lore Couatl Deities

Most good gods make use of couatls as their agents. There are three couatl deities, however, whose word takes precedence over others in the hearts of couatls. These are Cihua Couatl, the dualistic god of childbirth, protection, and warfare; Pahti Couatl, the goddess of retribution, investigation, and rehabilitation; and Tolte Couatl, the god of knowledge, memories, and migration.

Sidebar - Related Creatures Couatls and Sahkils

Legends in Arcadia say that couatls and sahkils both rose to prominence as the first mortals walked on Golarion. Each saw unique potential in the mortals; couatls saw hope and the potential to rise to achieve great feats, while sahkils saw the potential for fear. Fearful mortals would never accomplish anything, becoming useless piles of flesh whose souls would languish. These withered souls would be unable to properly travel the River of Souls, disrupting the delicate balance of the afterlife. To this day, couatls work to inspire mortals and push them toward greater tasks while striving to keep the sahkils' terror at bay

Sidebar - Related Creatures Other Couatls

The quetz couatl presented here is the most common of its kind, and while most adventurers and scholars refer to them simply as “couatls,” other kinds exist as well, such as the fierce xiuh couatl, the nomadic auwaz couatl, the wise mix couatl, the nurturing chicome couatl, and the furious tletli couatl.