Ah, the owl dnd 5e version! Truly a magnificent creature, with feathers as soft as silk and eyes that seem to shine with wisdom. In the realm of Dungeons and Dragons, the owl can be a powerful ally for any adventurer looking to hunt silently or launch a surprise attack from above. (Find Familiar spell or similar ability needed.)
Imagine your Owl!
As you traverse the dark and dangerous forests, you might glimpse this majestic bird perched on a branch, silently observing its prey. And when the time is right, with a stealthy flap of its wings, the owl takes to the sky, swooping down upon its unsuspecting quarry with lightning-fast speed. And then it leaves leaving its prey without the recourse of an attack of opportunity.
But don’t be fooled by the owl’s quiet demeanor – it is a formidable foe in battle, with razor-sharp talons and a beak that can crush even the toughest armor. And when it comes to spellcasting, the owl is no slouch either, it can… do its perfect familiar job better than most!
So next time you need a trusty companion on your quest, look no further than the owl. With its silent hunting prowess and deadly flyby attacks, it’s sure to be a valuable asset in any adventure.
Tiny beast, unaligned
Armor Class 11
Hit Points 1 (1d4 − 1)
Speed 5 ft., fly 60 ft.
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Skills Perception +3, Stealth +3
Senses Darkvision 120 ft., Passive Perception 13
Challenge 0 (10 XP)
Flyby. The owl doesn’t provoke opportunity attacks when it flies out of an enemy’s reach.
Keen Hearing and Sight. The owl has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on hearing or sight.
Talons. Melee Weapon Attack: +3 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 1 slashing damage.
Use of the Owl DnD 5e as a Perfect Familiar
One of the best combat assist familiars out there, the Owl DnD 5e is (most often) even better than most exotic familiars out there. It can provide the Help/assist action without endangering itself. After harassing and distracting a foe, and giving you or your ally an advantage in attacking such a foe, she can fly away without provoking an attack of opportunity!