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Giant Jellyfish

Unlike its smaller cousins, the giant jellyfish is an active predator that chases down its prey through reefs or open water. It can even squeeze its enormous bell-shaped body into the tight confines of shipwrecks to drape its mane of tentacles across the exposed flesh of its prey.

Recall Knowledge - Animal (Nature): DC 23

Giant JellyfishCreature 7

NLargeAnimalAquaticMindless
Source Bestiary 2 pg. 152 2.0
Perception +12; darkvision
Skills Acrobatics +15, Athletics +17, Stealth +15
Str +6, Dex +4, Con +6, Int -5, Wis +0, Cha -5
AC 15; Fort +17, Ref +15, Will +1
HP 165; Immunities mental, precision; Resistances bludgeoning 10, poison 10; Weaknesses piercing 5, slashing 5
Speed swim 20 feet
Melee Single ActionSingle Action tentacle +18 [+14/+10] (agile, reach 20 feet), Damage 2d8+8 bludgeoning plus jellyfish venomJellyfish Venom (poison) Saving Throw DC 25 Fortitude; Maximum Duration 6 rounds; Stage 1 2d8 poison damage and clumsy 1 (1 round); Stage 2 3d6 poison damage and clumsy 2 (1 round); Stage 3 2d10 poison damage and paralyzed (1 round)Squeeze A giant jellyfish can fit into tight spaces as if it were a Medium creature. It can move at its full Speed while Squeezing.

All Monsters in "Jellyfish"

NameLevel
Fire Jellyfish Swarm6
Giant Jellyfish7

Jellyfish

Source Bestiary 2 pg. 152 2.0
Many varieties of jellyfish drift through the world’s oceans, feeding on fish and other tiny marine creatures. However, deadly species of monstrous jellyfish pose a threat to unwary swimmers and sailors alike. Note that while jellyfish are animals, they also have the mindless trait because they lack a centralized nervous system.

Sidebar - Related Creatures Jellyfish Species

A large number of types of monstrous jellyfish dwell in the worldfs oceans, each with their own unusual specialty in hunting. The immense vampire jellyfish is a blood-drinking monster that often attacks sailors aboard ships. Among the largest are the dreaded whaler jellyfish, colossal creatures that feed on whales or even krakens.