As soon as shadow slimes detected movement, they would drop on top of their prey. They sucked the moisture and heat energy right out of their foes, damaging them and draining their power in the process. They could also damage items made of bone, wood, and leather.
- ↑ The statistics block provided in the article gives an origin for this creature as "natural"; however, the body of the article itself clearly states its origin as the Shadowfell.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Greg Bilsland (September 2008). “The Dragon's Bestiary: Mindless Monstrosities”. In Chris Youngs ed. Dragon #367 (Wizards of the Coast), pp. 45–46.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Eric L. Boyd, Eytan Bernstein (August 2006). Dragons of Faerûn. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 105. ISBN 0-7869-3923-0.