Young Gold Dragon

Large dragon, lawful good
Armor Class
18 (natural armor)
Hit Points
178 (17d10 + 85)
40 ft., fly 80 ft., swim 40 ft.
  • STR 23 (+6)
  • DEX 14 (+2)
  • CON 21 (+5)
  • INT 16 (+3)
  • WIS 13 (+1)
  • CHA 20 (+5)
Saving Throws
Dex +6, Con +9, Wis +5, Cha +9
Insight +5, Perception +9, Persuasion +9, Stealth +6
Damage Immunities
blindsight 30 ft., darkvision 120 ft., passive Perception 19
Common, Draconic
10 (5,900 XP)

Amphibious. The dragon can breathe air and water.


Multiattack. The dragon makes three attacks: one with its bite and two with its claws.

Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +10 to hit, reach 10 ft., one target. Hit: 17 (2d10 + 6) piercing damage.

Claw. Melee Weapon Attack: +10 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 13 (2d6 + 6) slashing damage.

Breath Weapons (Recharge 5–6). The dragon uses one of the following breath weapons.

Fire Breath.
The dragon exhales fire in a 30-foot cone. Each creature in that area must make a DC 17 Dexterity saving throw, taking 55 (10d10) fire damage on a failed save, or half as much damage on a successful one.
Weakening Breath.
The dragon exhales gas in a 30-foot cone. Each creature in that area must succeed on a DC 17 Strength saving throw or have disadvantage on Strength-based attack rolls, Strength checks, and Strength saving throws for 1 minute. A creature can repeat the saving throw at the end of each of its turns, ending the effect on itself on a success.