Medium humanoid (human), neutral evil

Armor Class 18 (chain mail, shield)

Hit Points 19 (3d8+6)

Speed 30 ft.

16 (+3) 9 (-1) 14 (+2) 10 (0) 13 (+1) 14 (+2)

Skills Athletics +S, Perception +3

Languages Common

Challenge 1/2 (100 XP)

Source. tales from the yawning portal, page 243

Barkskin. Sir Braford’s AC can’t be lower than 16.

Special Equipment. Sir Braford wields Shatterspike, a magic longsword that grants a + 1 bonus to attack and damage rolls made with it (included in his attack). See appendix B for the item’s other properties.

Tree Thrall. If the Gulthias Tree dies, Sir Braford dies 24 hours later.


Longsword. Melee Weapon Attack: +6 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 8 (1d8 + 4) slashing damage, or 9 (1dlO + 4) slashing damage if used with two hands.


Protection. When a creature Sir Braford can see attacks a target other than him that is within 5 feet of him, he can use a reaction to use his shield to impose disadvantage on the attack roll.