Shark

From OSE SRD

Aggressive, predatory fish of low intelligence and unpredictable behaviour. Live in saltwater.


Bull Shark

8’ long; brown colouration. Attack by ramming, then biting the stunned prey.


Armour Class 4 [15]
Hit Dice 2 (9hp)
Attacks 1 × bite (2d4) or 1 × ram (stun)
THAC0 18 [+1]
Movement 180’ (60’)
Saving Throws D12 W13 P14 B15 S16 (1)
Morale 7
Alignment Neutral
XP 20
Number Appearing 0 (3d6)
Treasure Type None

  • Blood scent: Can detect blood in water up to 300’ away.
  • Feeding frenzy: Triggered by the scent of blood: always attack; no morale checks.
  • Ram: Stunned for 3 rounds (save versus paralysis).

Great White Shark

30’ long (or bigger!); grey colouration with white belly. Sometimes attack small boats.


Armour Class 4 [15]
Hit Dice 8 (36hp)
Attacks 1 × bite (2d10)
THAC0 12 [+7]
Movement 180’ (60’)
Saving Throws D10 W11 P12 B13 S14 (4)
Morale 7
Alignment Neutral
XP 650
Number Appearing 0 (1d4)
Treasure Type None

  • Blood scent: Can detect blood in water up to 300’ away.
  • Feeding frenzy: Triggered by the scent of blood: always attack; no morale checks.

Mako Shark

15’ long; bluish-grey or tan colouration.


Armour Class 4 [15]
Hit Dice 4 (18hp)
Attacks 1 × bite (2d6)
THAC0 16 [+3]
Movement 180’ (60’)
Saving Throws D12 W13 P14 B15 S16 (2)
Morale 7
Alignment Neutral
XP 75
Number Appearing 0 (2d6)
Treasure Type None

  • Blood scent: Can detect blood in water up to 300’ away.
  • Feeding frenzy: Triggered by the scent of blood: always attack; no morale checks.
  • Unpredictable: May ignore other creatures, only to attack moments later.