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Tu Gou, the Earth Dog (A Monster for 5th Edition)


In honor of the Asian Lunar New Year, Skirmisher Publishing is proud to announce the release of “Earth Dog: A Monster for 5th Edition”! 

Earth Dogs are elemental animals look like sturdy, well-formed, hairless mastiffs that vary in color from beige or brown to orange or even yellow. They are gregarious, loyal, and exuberant and respond well to life with various intelligent species, and are therefore often kept as pets, animal companions, or guards by Earth-dwelling beings like Dao. On the Prime Material Plane, Earth Dogs are most likely to be found in places like mountains, rocky ravines, gemstone mines, and the temples of deities with which such places are affiliated, where they typically serve as guardians. In cultures that observe the Lunar New Year and adhere to the Asian Zodiac, spellcasters often summon Earth Dogs to take part in annual celebrations. 

Happy Chinese New Year! We very much hope you enjoy the Earth Dog. Other creatures in this series include the Fire RoosterEarth Pig, and Metal Rat

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January 6th, 2019
Great elemental addition! I loved the write-up but imagined I'd never have a use for it. 1 week later LIGHTNING STRIKES and I had the perfect use for it. He was a great surprise to my players who were on a month-long cavern crawl and kept seeing &qu [...]
February 12th, 2018
OMG! I want one! I wouldn't even use it to guard anything, except my kids. I just want one for a character companion. [...]
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August 22, 2021
This title was added to our catalog on February 09, 2018.