Beyond The Shore
Speed 90 ft., Climb 90 ft.
Str 17, Dex 15, Con 17, Int 2, Wis 12, Cha 12
A Paihana Manu is constantly surrounded by an invisible cloud of poisonous gas. This inhaled poison affects any creature that breathes the air or water within 60 feet of the Paihana Manu.
Aura - inhaled; save Fort DC 19; frequency 1/round for 6 rounds; effect 1d3 Str damage plus sickened for 1 hour, cure 2 saves. Two consecutive saves reduces the sickened condition to 1 minute. Save DC is Constitution-based.
A Paihana Manu can spit venom at an opponent as a ranged touch attack, with a range of 20 feet (no range increment). A creature hit by the venom must make a DC 17 Fortitude save or be stunned for 1d4 rounds. The save DC for this ability is Constitution-based.
Environment any land (Faerie)
Believed to be a distant relative of the wha-waewae manu, the Paihana Manu looks like a six-foot tall roadrunner with large, blowing orange eyes which make it very easy to spot in darkness. This monstrosity can run across walls and ceilings as swiftly as it can move upon the ground. Paihana Manu live in small flocks, and their laughter-like calls can be heard for great distances through the woods they call home.
The very presence of a Paihana Manu fouls the air around them, surrounding them with foul miasmas that sicken and choke both potential predators and prey alike. Thus Paihana Manu are notoriously lazy hunters, stunning prey with their poisonous spittle, then waiting patiently for them to succumb to the poisonous gases.