Dragon Turtle


Gargantuan sea monsters with the body and hard shell of a turtle and the head, tail, and legs of a dragon. Lurk in huge caves in the depths of the ocean, only rarely coming to the surface.

Armour Class –2 [21]
Hit Dice 30* (135hp)
Attacks 2 × claw (1d8), 1 × bite (1d6 × 10) or breath
THAC0 5 [+14]
Movement 30’ (10’) / 90’ (30’) swimming
Saving Throws D4 W5 P6 B5 S8 (15)
Morale 10
Alignment Chaotic
XP 9,000
Number Appearing 0 (1)
Treasure Type H

  • Breath weapon: 90’ long, 30’ wide cloud of steam. Can be used up to three times per day. All caught in the area suffer damage equal to the dragon turtle’s current hit points (save versus breath for half).
  • Mistaken for island: When floating, can be mistaken for a small island.
  • Attack ships: Sometimes try to destroy ships and eat the crew by surfacing below.
  • Treasure: From sunken ships.