Adult Green Dragon Monster D&D 5e (5th Edition)

The adult green dragon names itself to be a master manipulator that corrupted the minds of smaller, lesser and inferior creatures.According to green dragon 5e lore, it is known to have a large crest starting at its nose and running throughout its entire body. They also have extremely long and slender forky tongues.


  • Amphibious: The adult green dragon 5e can breathe inside water and also in the presence of air.
  • Legendary Resistance(3/Day): When the dragon is in a spot where it must make a saving throw and fails in it, then with this trait it can change the outcome and succeed the saving throw.


  • Multiattack: The green dragon can utilise its Frightful Presence and make 3 attacks : one with its bite and remaining two with its claws.

1. Bite: Melee Weapon Attack: +11 to hit, reach 10 ft., one target. Hit: 17 (2d10 + 6) piercing damage plus 4 (1d8) acid damage.

2. Claw: Melee Weapon Attack: +11 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 13 (2d6 + 6) slashing damage.

3.Tail: Melee Weapon Attack: +11 to hit, reach 15 ft., one target. Hit: 15 (2d8 + 6) bludgeoning damage.

  • Frightful Presence: Any creature in the near the dragon by 120 feet and is also aware of it must perform a succeeding DC 16 Wisdom saving throw otherwise they will be Frightened for 1 minute. The creature gets to repeat the saving throw at the end of every turn ending the Frightened effect as soon as it makes a successful throw. The creature will also gain immunity to the dragon’s frightful presence for the next 24 hours after the duration of the frightened effect ends or if it successfully makes a saving throw.
  • Poison Breath(Recharge 5-6): The black dragon breathes out poisonous gas in a 60 foot projectile of the width 5 feet. Each and every creature in the path of Poison breath must make a successful DC 18 Constitution saving throw, it will take 56 (16d6) poison damage in case of failure and half damage if it succeeds the throw.

Legendary Actions

The green dragon can choose 3 legendary actions from below and any one will be available for use at a time and it can be used only after another creature’s turn. Legendary Actions used will be regained at the next turn.

  • Detect: The dragon makes a check of it target for wisdom(perception).
  • Tail Attack: The dragon uses its tail to attack.
  • Wing Attack (Costs 2 Actions): The dragon will beat its wings furiously and any creature within the range of 10 must perform a successful DC 19 Dexterity saving throw or take 13(2d6 + 6) bludgeoning damage and get knocked down. The dragon can then also be able to fly for half its flying speed.

Adult Green Dragon 5e Monsters Attributes

19 (Natural Armor)
Lawful Evil
CHA 17
CON 21
Challenge Rating
Condition Immunities
DEX 12
207 (18d12+90)
INT 18
Immunities Poison
Common, Draconic
Passive Perception
Roll 0
Bite 1d20 + 11 2d10+6+2d6
Roll 1
Claw 1d20 + 11 2d6+6
Roll 2
Tail 1d20 + 11 2d8+6
Roll 3
Poison Breath 1d20 + 0 16d6
Saving Throws
Dex +6, Con +10, Wis +7, Cha +8
Blindsight 60 Ft., Darkvision 120 Ft.
Deception +8, Insight +7, Perception +12, Persuasion +8, Stealth +6
40 ft., fly 80 ft., swim 40 ft.

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