NO. ENCOUNTERED: 1-3
HD: 3 (d12)
MOVE: 15 ft (ground & wall-crawling)
ATTACKS: 2 claws (1d6), bite (1d6)
SPECIAL: Immune to Lightning, Spells
The clockwork mantis is an intelligent magical construct made of iron and mechanical gears. It is a somewhat slow moving monster due to it's construction.
If engaged in melee combat, it will attack with it's two claws and bite with it's sharp bladed mandibles.
The Clockwork Mantis is able to cast each of the following spells once per day as if cast by a 3rd Level Wizard: Shield, Magic Missle, Sleep.
They will attack spellcasters before non-spell-casters.
When encountered, they will cast Shield first, followed by Magic Missle, then Sleep (these last two spells are used especially against spell-casters)