The Cheshire Cat

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The cheshire cat in Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland drawn by John Tenniel (1820-1914) in the 1866 edition. The cheshire cat in Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland drawn by John Tenniel (1820-1914) in the 1866 edition.

Originally Posted by

Amiel of the Giant in the Playground Forums.

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"Oh, you can't help that," said the Cat: "We're all mad here. I'm mad. You're mad."

The Cheshire Cat
Medium fey
Hit Dice 15d6+45 (97 hp)
Initiative +12
Speed 50 ft., Fly 100 ft. (good)
Armor Class 41 (+8 Dexterity, +23 natural), touch 18, flat-footed 33
Base Attack/Grapple +7/+9
Attack Claw+17 melee (1d8+2)
Full Attack 2 claws +17 melee (1d8+2) and bite +12 melee (1d6+1)
Space/Reach 5 ft./5 ft.
Special Attacks Spell-like abilities
Special Qualities Change shape, damage reduction 20/cold iron, dweller upon the crossroads, Darkvision 120 ft., gleefully mad, grin, Low-Light Vision, immunity to acid, cold, fire, electricity, mind-affecting effects, poison and petrification, planeshift, regeneration 10, see in darkness, Spell Resistance 30, tongues, uncanny dodge
Saves Fort +14, Ref +19, Will +19
Abilities Strength 14, Dexterity 27, Constitution 16, Intelligence 27, Wisdom 27, Charisma 27
Skills Yes
Feats Improved Initiative, Iron Will, lightning reflexes, Persuasive, Power Attack, StealthyB, Weapon Finesse
Environment Any
Organization Solitary
Challenge Rating 15
Treasure No coins; double goods; standard items
Alignment Always chaotic neutral

Change Shape (Su): The Cheshire Cat can assume the form of any Small or Medium humanoid, animal or magical beast.

Dweller Upon The Crossroads (Ex): Locked inside the form of the Cheshire Cat is a nexus of portals and intertwining interdimensional pathways. The Cat has mastered these crossroads to an unprecedented degree. This confers the following abilities.
The Cheshire Cat can greater teleport as a swift action (caster level 15th).

The Cheshire Cat is considered incorporeal (as the subtype) and invisible if it chooses to appear as so. A creature must succeed on a DC 25 Will save or be fascinated (as the status effect). The Cat may manifest corporeality and visibility as a standard action every round. The save-DC is Charisma-based.

Gleefully Mad (Ex): The Cheshire Cat has secured and sequestered his thoughts behind a unique abjuration. A creature must succeed on three consecutive DC 25 Will saves to pierce the fog surrounding the Cat's thoughts or be affected by hideous laughter.
The Cat is, for all intents and purposes, under a continual mindblank spell.

Grin (Ex): The Cheshire Cat is under the constant effects of an Enthrall spell. This is a non-magical ability and cannot be dispelled. Every 1d3 rounds, the Cat can also make a suggestion; the Cat needn't verbalise the intent of the suggestion, creatures must however see the Cat grin.
3/day, the Cheshire Cat can effect mass charm monster through his grin.

Skills: The Cheshire Cat has a +8 racial bonus on Climb, Hide, Jump, Move Silently, and Balance checks.

Spell-Like Abilities: At will - air walk, dream, fog cloud, Greater Scrying, invisibility, locate creature, mislead.

3/day - false vision, haste, mind fog, mirage arcana, permanent image, programmed image, project image, slow.

Caster level 15th. The save-DCs are Charisma-based.

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