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Ruffian Criminal 2
Neutral Evil Medium HumanoidHuman

Using their strength to bully others into submission, ruffians often work as bodyguards and enforcers for powerful criminals like charlatans and fences.
Perception Expert
Languages Common
Skills Athletics Trained , Intimidation Expert , Stealth Trained

STR +3 , DEX +2 , CON +3 , INT -1 , WIS +2 , CHA +0

Items club, sling (10 bullets), studded leather armor
AC 18
Saving Throws Fort +9, Ref +8, Will +6
Speed 25 ft
  • club Expert +4 / -1 , Damage bludgeoning
  • sling Expert +3 / -2 (propulsive, range increment 50 feet, reload 1), Damage bludgeoning
  • Club Expert +3 / -2 (thrown 10 feet), Damage bludgeoning
Special Abilities
  • Attack of Opportunity-
  • Brutal Beating The ruffian's brutality shakes foes' confidence. When the ruffian deals damage on a critical hit, the target is frightened 1, and the ruffian can knock the target up to 10 feet away (this is forced movement).
  • Snagging Strike Single Action Trigger The ruffian has one hand free, and its target is within reach of that hand; Effect The ruffian makes a melee Strike while keeping one hand free. If this Strike hits, the target is flat-footed until the start of the ruffian's next turn or until it leaves the ruffian's reach, whichever comes first.
  • Sneak Attack The ruffian deals an extra 1d6 precision damage to flat-footed creatures.

Created by



Pathfinder 2e

Statblock Type

Monster / NPC