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Challenge 9 (5,000 XP), Large fiend (demon) , chaotic evil

HP 157 (15d10) AC 17 SPD 40 ft.

Ability Scores
20 (+5) 15 (+2) 21 (+5) 19 (+4) 17 (+3) 16 (+3)
Truesight 120 ft., passive perception 13
Abyssal, telepathy 120 ft.
Damage Resistances
cold, fire, lightning; bludgeoning, piercing, and slashing from nonmagical weapons
Damage Immunities
Condition Immunities
Innate Spellcasting
The glabrezu's spellcasting ability is Intelligence (spell save DC 16). The glabrezu can innately cast the following spells, requiring no material components: At will: darkness, detect magic, dispel magic 1/day each: confusion, fly, power word stun
Magic Resistance
The glabrezu has advantage on saving throws against spells and other magical effects.


The glabrezu makes four attacks: two with its pincers and two with its fists. Alternatively, it makes two attacks with its pincers and casts one spell.
Melee Weapon Attack: +9 to hit, reach 10 ft., one target. Hit: 16 (2d10 + 5) bludgeoning damage. If the target is a Medium or smaller creature, it is grappled (escape DC 15). The glabrezu has two pincers, each of which can grapple only one target.
Melee Weapon Attack: +9 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (2d4 + 2) bludgeoning damage.
Variant: Summon Demon (1/Day)
The demon chooses what to summon and attempts a magical summoning. A glabrezu has a 30 percent chance of summoning 1d3 vrocks, 1d2 hezrous, or one glabrezu. A summoned demon appears in an unoccupied space within 60 feet of its summoner, acts as an ally of its summoner, and can't summon other demons. It remains for 1 minute, until it or its summoner dies, or until its summoner dismisses it as an action.

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