Type: Undead (List)
Race: Skeleton (List)
Monster Manual classification: Skeleton
Alignment: Lawful Evil
Organization: Solitary or Gang (2-4)
CR: ♦3Normal ♥5Hard ♠8Elite
Attack: Staff (Bludgeoning), Spells - ♦Scare, Hold Person, Scorching Ray, Magic Missile, Slow, Chill TouchNormal ♥Lightning BoltHard ♠FireballElite.
Special Qualities: DR ♦5Normal ♥5Hard ♠10Elite/Bludgeoning, Immunity to Cold, Undead Traits, Inflict Minor Wounds aura
Description: Greater Arcane Skeletons are usually regarded as the most dangerous type of skeletons you will encounter due to their fast and powerful spellcasting. Luckily, they go down quickly as they have few hit points.