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Swarm of Rats 5e

Swarm of Rats 5e

  • Name: Swarm of Rats
  • Size: Medium
  • Type: swarm of Tiny beasts
  • Alignment: Swarm of Rats

Swarm of Rats 5e stats

  • Armor class: 10
  • Hit Points: 24
  • Hit Dice: 7d8
  • Hit Points Roll: 7d8-7
  • Speed: Walk 30 ft.
  • Strength: 9
  • Dexterity: 11
  • Constitution: 9
  • Intelligence: 2
  • Wisdom: 10
  • Charisma: 3


  • Senses Passive Perception 10 Darkvision 30 ft.
  • Challenge 0.25 (50 XP)

Special Abilities

Keen Smell: The swarm has advantage on Wisdom (Perception) checks that rely on smell.

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 rat. The swarm can’t regain hit points or gain temporary hit points.


Bites: Melee Weapon Attack: +2 to hit, reach 0 ft., one target in the swarm’s space. Hit: 7 (2d6) piercing damage, or 3 (1d6) piercing damage if the swarm has half of its hit points or fewer.

  • Attack Bonus: 2
  • Damage: Piercing
  • Damage Dice: 2d6