Animated Object, Flying Sword

Source: System Reference Document 5.0
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Animated Object, Flying Sword

Small construct, unaligned


Armor Class 17 (natural armor )

Hit Points 17 (5d6+25)

Speed 0 ft., fly (hover) 50 ft.


STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
12 (+1) 15 (+2) 11 (+0) 1 (-5) 5 (-3) 1 (-5)

Saving Throws Dexterity +3

Damage Immunities poison and psychic

Condition Immunities blinded, charmed, deafened, frightened, paralyzed, petrified, and poisoned

Senses blindsight (blind beyond this radius) 60 ft., passive Perception 10

Challenge (50 XP)


Antimagic Susceptibility. The armor is incapacitated while in the area of an antimagic field. If targeted by dispel magic, the armor must succeed on a Constitution saving throw against the caster’s spell save DC or fall unconscious for 1 minute.

False Appearance. While the sword remains motionless and isn’t flying, it is indistinguishable from a normal sword.

Actions


Longsword. Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 5 (1d8 + 1) slashing damage.

Source: 5srd adaptation of Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary.

Animated objects come in many sizes and forms, often to the dismay of careless adventurers. Magically brought to permanent pseudo-life by lasting enchantment, these items follow the will of their masters and are often created as guards or sentries in dungeons or castles.