Doppelganger 5E Monster

As per this doppelganger 5e monster we can get three types of traits, two types of actions and attributes as well. If you wanna use this dnd 5e monster then you have to know about this. So simply read this article and get to know all about it.


The traits which are used by this monster is Shapechanger, Ambusher, Surprise Attack. We have deeply explained about all of these three traits. So let’s get started.

Shapechanger: As per this trait the 5e Doppelganger able to use its action to be Polymorph into the small or a medium Humanoid that it has been seen, or else back into its original form. Actually, all of its statistics, other than its normal size, are almost similar in each of their forms. Any type of equipment that it is wearing otherwise carrying is not transformed. It actually reverts to its original form if it dies.

Ambusher: In its first round of the combat, this d&d Doppelganger has an advantage on the attack rolls which are against to any creature which it has surprised.

Surprise Attack: Suppose, if the doppelganger monster would be surprised a creature and also hits it with an attack at the time of the first round of Combat and also the target can be taken an extra 10 (3d6) damage from an attack.


Multiattack: This d&d Doppelganger 5e can make two melee attacks such as : slam and Read Thoughts. You can see them below.

Slam: By using this slam action this monster can make a Melee Weapon Attack: +6 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 7 (1d6 + 4) bludgeoning damage.

Read Thoughts: This d&d 5e doppelganger monster able to magically reads any of the surface thoughts of a creature which lies within 60 ft. of it. Also the effect can be penetrate barriers, but at least 3ft., of wood or dirt, 2 ft. of stone, 2 inches of metal, or a thin sheet of lead blocks it. As of this while the target is in a specific range, and then the doppelganger can continue reading in its thoughts, as long as this doppelganger’s Concentration isn’t broken (like if concentrating on a spell).

But while reading of this target’s mind, the doppelganger has an advantage on the wisdom (insight) and on the charisma (Deception, Intimidation, and Persuasion) checks which is against to the target.

Attributes Of D&D 5E Doppelganger

Challenge Rating3
HP52 (8d8+16)
Passive Perception11
Roll 01d20 + 6 1d6+4
SensesDarkvision 60 Ft.
SkillsDeception +6, Insight +3
Speed30 ft.
Typemonstrosity (shapechanger)

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