This humanoid-looking has a squat and blubbery, almost hairless body, with pale, sickly flesh and a slack mouth full of fangs.
— Monster Manual 3.5


Dretches are the weakest of the tanar'ri, and the first form of any creature transformed into a demon. They are completely wicked and brutal, forming the hordes that served the armies of hell- for any single "special" demon (that which is not dretch), there are up to tens of thousands of dretches.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 9-B

Name: Dretch

Origin: Dungeons and Dragons

Gender: Varies

Age: Varies, up to a few thousand years

Classification: Lesser Tanar'ri

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Telepathy, Immortality (Type 1), Depending on their actions as a Dretch, they may evolve into a far stronger demon, Darkvision, Can summon other dretches, Invulnerability to Electricity Manipulation and Poison Manipulation, Resistance to Acid, Ice, and Fire, Damage Reduction, Can create noxious clouds of gas, Minor Fear Manipulation

Attack Potency: Wall level (Comparable to base-level adventurers)

Speed: Subsonic (Inferior to base-level adventurers)

Lifting Strength: At least Above Average Human

Striking Strength: Class KJ

Durability: Wall level (Easily superhuman in durability)

Stamina: Average

Range: Dozens of meters with senses and telepathy, melee otherwise

Standard Equipment: None

Intelligence: Varies

Weaknesses: Damage reduction does not apply to cold-based attacks and good-based attacks, cannot speak, summoning has a 35% chance of success, cowards (though their fear of death is far inferior to their fear of superior demons, who will intimidate them to death)


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