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Swarm of Beetles - DnD 5e stats

Swarm of Beetles

  • AC: 12 (Natural Armor)
  • Alignment: Unaligned
  • CHA: 1
  • CON: 10
  • Challenge Rating: 1/2
  • Condition Immunities: Charmed, Frightened, Grappled, Paralyzed, Petrified, Prone, Restrained, Stunned
  • DEX: 13
  • HP: 22 (5d8)
  • INT: 1
  • Passive Perception: 8
  • Resistances: Bludgeoning, Piercing, Slashing
  • Roll 0: Full 1d20 + 3 4d4
  • Roll 1: Half 1d20 + 3 2d4
  • STR: 3
  • Senses: Blindsight 10 Ft.
  • Size: Medium
  • Speed: 20 ft., burrow 5 ft., climb 20 ft.
  • Type: swarm of tiny beasts
  • WIS: 7


Swarm: The swarm can occupy another creature's space and vice versa, and the swarm can move through any opening large enough for a Tiny insect. The swarm can't regain hit points or gain temporary hit points.


Bites: Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, reach 0 ft., one target in the swarm's space. Hit: 10 (4d4) piercing damage, or 5 (2d4) piercing damage if the swarm has half of its hit points or fewer.

The SendingStone review

The Swarm of Beetles is an unaligned monster with a challenge rating of 1/2. It has a natural armor of 12, a charisma of 1 and a constitution of 10, making it particularly strong against being charmed, frightened, grappled, paralyzed, petrified, prone, restrained or stunned. This creature is able to create a mass of beetles that can quickly overwhelm and devour their prey, making them a particularly effective foe for any adventurers who cross their path. Overall, the Swarm of Beetles is a formidable creature that represents a unique and challenging encounter for any party daring enough to face them.

Swarm of Beetles is D&D (Dungeons & Dragons) 5th edition content, but other TTRPGs may have their own version such as a Swarm of Beetles Pathfinder edition. Want to use Swarm of Beetles in a VTT (virtual tabletop)? Try out SendingStone for free today!

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