Rat, Giant

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Rat, Giant

Small beast, unaligned

Armor Class 12

Hit Points 7 (2d6+10)

Speed 30 ft.

7 (-2) 15 (+2) 11 (+0) 2 (-4) 10 (+0) 4 (-3)

Senses darkvision 60 ft., passive Perception 10

Challenge ⅛ (25 XP)

Keen Smell. The rat has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on smell.

Pack Tactics. The rat has advantage on an attack roll against a creature if at least one of the rat’s allies is within 5 feet of the creature and the ally isn’t incapacitated.


Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 4 (1d4 + 2) piercing damage.

Source: Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary.

Giant rats grow up to 2 feet long and weigh up to 25 pounds. They are common menaces in dungeons and city sewers alike.

See also Rat, Giant, Diseased.