Ghast

Medium undead, chaotic evil

Armor Class 13

Hit Points 36 (8d8)

Speed 30 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
16 (+3) 17 (+3) 10 (+0) 11 (+0) 10 (+0) 8 (-1)

Damage Resistances necrotic

Damage Immunities poison

Condition Immunities Charmed, Exhaustion, Poisoned;

Senses darkvision 60 ft., passive Perception 10;

Languages Common

Challenge 2 (450 XP)

Stench: Any creature that starts its turn within 5 feet of the ghast must succeed on a DC 10 Constitution saving throw or be Poisoned until the start of its next turn. On a successful saving throw, the creature is immune to the ghast’s Stench for 24 hours.

Turning Defiance: The ghast and any ghouls within 30 feet of it have advantage on saving throws against effects that turn undead.

Actions

Bite: Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, reach 5 ft., one creature. Hit: 12 (2d8 + 3) piercing damage.

Claws: Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 10 (2d6 + 3) slashing damage. If the target is a creature other than an undead, it must succeed on a DC 10 Constitution saving throw or be Paralyzed for 1 minute. The target can repeat the saving throw at the end of each of its turns, ending the effect on itself on a success.