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The Frog Supertable (Cairn)

The Frog Supertable

A table of twelve fantastic frogs for fantasy adventure games inspired by the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons™ frog subtable (Dungeon Masters Guide p. 185). Creature stats are provided in the Cairn format for compatibility with that game and other Into the Odd-inspired games.

What Kind of Frog Is It?

Type 1d100
Giant 0–12
Killer 13–21
Poisonous 22–29
Flying 30–34
Vampire 35–39
Flying Vampire 40–42
Skeleton 43–52
Ghost 53–61
Demon 62–71
Fire 72–89
Fog 90–94
Ice 95–100

All frogs in this table are large, roughly the size of a bear, and are most likely to appear in marshes, jungles, or other wet places, but may choose to visit other locations from time to time.

What Is It Doing?

  1. Swallowing a large slug whole
  2. Licking its eyeballs clean
  3. Wallowing in a mud puddle
  4. Jumping on a giant lilypad
  5. Stalking prey through tall grass
  6. Climbing a tree
  7. Protecting its pond of tadpoles
  8. Lounging on a pile of gold
  9. Sunbathing
  10. Burrowing under a large tree
  11. Up to its eyeballs in murky water
  12. Croaking a loud mating call
  13. Attacking some lumberjacks
  14. Sleeping under a big leaf
  15. Sniffing out a tasty treat
  16. Eating a spell scroll off a dead wizard
  17. Fighting a colony of ants
  18. Staring at the moon and stars longingly
  19. Performing a demonic summoning
  20. Sitting smugly on a large toadstool

Frog Parts

  1. Moist eyeballs
  2. Sticky tongue
  3. Tasty liver
  4. Sharp claws
  5. Concealing mud
  6. Fiery spleen
  7. Buoyant fat
  8. Rubbery skin
  9. Strong bones
  10. Poison glands
  11. Fly-filled stomach
  12. Prophetic appendix
  13. Healing fluids
  14. Vocal sac
  15. Pointed fangs
  16. Musk nodes
  17. Stringy tendons
  18. Stretchy webbing
  19. Acid pouch
  20. Green blood


Frog Whistle

(3 Charges)

Frog-shaped whistle of dark wood. Emits a high-pitched sound that repels most frogs.

Recharge: Boil in water with a frog’s vocal sac

Gliding Gloves

(2 Charges)

Webbed gloves made of flying frog skin. Allow the wearer to glide up to 40 ft. After jumping.

Recharge: Ride on the back of a flying frog in flight while wearing the gloves.

Demonic Amulet

(5 Charges)

Demon frog eye set in gold on a chain. Same effect as Demonic Gaze.

Recharge: Replace with a new demon frog eye.

The Frogs

Giant Frog

6 HP, 10 STR, 12 DEX, 8 WIL, bite (d4)

Killer Frog

5 HP, 8 STR, 14 DEX, 10 WIL, bite (d6+d6)

Poison Frog

6 HP, 7 STR, 13 DEX, 8 WIL, bite (d4)

Flying Frog

6 HP, 10 STR, 14 DEX, 8 WIL, bite (d4)

Flying Vampire Frog

7 HP, 12 STR, 12 DEX, 12 WIL, bite (d4+d4)

Skeleton Frog

5 HP, 12 STR, 10 DEX, 12 WIL, bite (d4+d4)

Ghost Frog

6 HP, 10 STR, 10 DEX, 10 WIL, bite (d6)

Demon Frog

8 HP, 12 STR, 10 DEX, 10 WIL, bite (d6+d6)

Fire Frog

6 HP, 14 STR, 10 DEX, 10 WIL, flame breath (d6+d6, blast)

Fog Frog

6 HP, 12 STR, 10 DEX, 10 WIL, bite (d4+d4)

Ice Frog

6 HP, 14 STR, 10 DEX, 10 WIL, ice breath (d6+d6, blast)


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Cairn is written by Yochai Gal and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

The Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon™ Masters Guide by Gary Gygax © 1979 TSR Games