A werejaguar was an extremely rare lycanthrope that was found in at least one part of Maztica.[4]

Description[edit | edit source]

Werejaguars were humans that could shapechange into jaguars. These intelligent shapechangers, which were similar to weretigers, were found in jungles or tropical forests. In their human form, werejaguars had triangular faces that were somewhat distorted. They had wide eyes and usually carried toothy grins.[3][5]

Combat[edit | edit source]

They were somewhat similar to wereleopards, being able to strike with their claws from a crouch. However, they were noted to to be more powerful than wereleopards.[2] Unlike weretigers, they could be harmed by normal weapons.[3][5]

Ecology[edit | edit source]

They were found, though rarely, in the Narabatun Jungle of Maztica.[5]

Appendix[edit | edit source]

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Referenced only
Murder in Cormyr

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Template:Cite dungeon/209/The Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roger E. Moore (August 1980). “The Other Were? Right here!”. In Jake Jaquet ed. Dragon #40 (TSR, Inc.), pp. 32–33.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Jeff Grubb and Tim Beach (September 1991). Fires of Zatal. (TSR, Inc), pp. 19, 21. ISBN 1-5607-6139-3.
  4. Douglas Niles (August 1991). “Maztica Alive”. Maztica Campaign Set (TSR, Inc.), p. 63. ISBN 1-5607-6084-2.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Jeff Grubb (November 1991). Endless Armies. (TSR, Inc.), p. 7. ISBN 978-1560761464.

Connections[edit | edit source]

Felines and creatures that resembled cats
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