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A vinebeast is a writhing mass of leafy vines.

The vinebeast is not particularly smart, and can only speak Vine languages.

Common   —   22 points
AD  3     GD 5     Will 1     HP  2     Toughness 6
Muscle 3     Accuracy  1     Save DC 4     Magic Power 0
Stealth 0     Perception 1     Agility -4
Descriptors  [ Blooded ], [ Living ]
Movement  22 meter land speed with 1 meter jump. 2 meter burrow speed. 10 meter swim speed with -5 meter sink.
Size  2 meters     Reach 4 meters
Carrying Capacity 80 kilograms      Weight 160 Kilograms
Basic Specialties  Physical Evasion, Stubborn, Aggressive, Brutal, Sturdy
Extras  Big

The vinebeast has an essentially unlimited number of "hands", and deals 1d6+3 damage with unarmed attacks (Muscle included).

It can clamber up walls and ceilings as though they were the floor.

It cannot see.


If it gets either of the following advancements, the Vinebeast becomes Elite tier.

Spore Cloud (10 points): As a standard action, the Vinebeast can emit a cloud of allergenic pollen in a 20 meter Muscle-Area blast (Muscle effect included). Any creature that starts its turn in the area or enters the area during the next minute takes an attack against GD from the Vinebeast, and wastes a move action sneezing if hit. The Vinebeast can only use this ability 5 times per hour. The Vinebeast gains two Advanced Specialties.

Creeping Vines (5 points): The Vinebeast's movement speeds increase by 8 meters. The Vinebeast gains an Advanced Specialty.

Mere Shrubbery (5 points): The Vinebeast can change the shape and color of its vines and leaves, disguising itself as a harmless bush with a Decent disguise as a Standard action. It stops being disguised when it moves or attacks. The Vinebeast gainst an Advanced Specialty.