Dryad

From OSE SRD

Shy, peaceful, yet wary tree spirits that can manifest as beautiful female humanoids. Live in deep forests.


Armour Class 5 [14]
Hit Dice 2* (9hp)
Attacks 1 × magic (charm)
THAC0 18 [+1]
Movement 120’ (40’)
Saving Throws D10 W11 P12 B13 S14 (4)
Morale 6
Alignment Neutral
XP 25
Number Appearing 0 (1d6)
Treasure Type D

  • Bound with tree: Spiritually connected with a single tree. Dryad dies if the tree dies, or if separated by more than 240’.
  • Meld with tree: Can disappear by joining with her tree.
  • Defensive: Distrustful of strangers. Attempt to charm anyone who approaches or follows.
  • Charm: Victim compelled to approach the tree, vanishes inside it (save versus spells with a –2 penalty). If not immediately rescued, the victim is lost forever.
  • Treasure: Hidden in roots of the tree.