: When the balor dies, it explodes, and each creature within 30 feet of it must make a DC 20 Dexterity
saving throw, taking 70 (20d6) fire damage on a failed save, or half as much damage on a successful one. The explosion ignites flammable Objects
in that area that aren't being worn or carried, and it destroys the balor's Weapons
: At the start of each of the balor's turns, each creature within 5 feet of it takes 10 (3d6) fire damage, and flammable Objects
in the aura that aren't being worn or carried Ignite
. A creature that touches the balor or hits it with a melee Attack
while within 5 feet of it takes 10 (3d6) fire damage.Magic Resistance
: The balor has advantage on Saving Throws
and other magical Effects
: The balor's weapon attacks are magical.
: The balor makes two attacks: one with its Longsword
and one with its whip.Longsword
: Melee Weapon Attack: +14 to hit, reach 10 ft., one target. Hit: 21 (3d8 + 8) slashing damage plus 13 (3d8) lightning damage. If the balor scores a critical hit, it rolls damage dice three times, instead of twice.Whip
: Melee Weapon Attack: +14 to hit, reach 30 ft., one target. Hit: 15 (2d6 + 8) slashing damage plus 10 (3d6) fire damage, and the target must succeed on a DC 20 Strength
saving throw or be pulled up to 25 feet toward the balor.Teleport
: The balor magically teleports, along with any Equipment
it is wearing or carrying, up to 120 feet to an unoccupied space it can see.Variant: Summon Demon (1/Day)
: The demon chooses what to summon and attempts a magical summoning.
A balor has a 50 percent chance of summoning 1d8 vrocks, 1d6 hezrous, 1d4 glabrezus, 1d3 nalfeshnees, 1d2 mariliths, or one Goristro
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.