Sure I have been known to linger nearby right before someone dies, but they are going to die with or without me there.I am just trying to stay on top of things and not leave them to wander aimlessly after their bodies have expired.Their choices of victims sometimes seem capricious, and have birthed myriad rumors regarding their nature and purpose.Some claim that these creatures serve the whims of a hidden force in the multiverse, while others claim they select their victims according to some dark logic that only they fathom.Grim reapers are so feared that even most outsiders give them a wide berth.This suits the reapers well, as that means less interference with the harvest of doomed souls.The least powerful of these lethal servants are called lesser deaths.The first creators of the captured some of these twisted lesser deaths long ago and bound them to those artifacts.
On rare occasions, a group of these creatures converges and works together to deal death to a particularly powerful foe.
Others claim that least nine of these creatures stalk the worlds and planes, culling the living as inexplicable servants of true entropy.
According to the teaching of some death cults, the final goal of a grim reaper is to end the entire cycle of life and death and to serve as a silent lord of an empty universe.
A grim reaper stands approximately 6-1/2 feet tall and weighs about 40 pounds.
Lesser Death , status sight; Perception 6 Aura misfortune (10 ft.), unnatural aura Defense AC 31, touch 21, flat-footed 20 ( 10 Dex, 1 Dodge, 10 natural) hp 276 (24d8 168) Fort 17, Ref 19, Will 20 Defensive Abilities channel resistance 4; Immune undead traits; SR 27 Offense Speed 60 ft.; (DC 22) Statistics Str 27, Dex 30, Con —, Int 15, Wis 23, Cha 24 Base Atk 18; CMB 27; CMD 47 Feats Combat Casting, Critical Focus, Dazing Assault, Furious Focus, Great Fortitude, Improved Initiative, Power Attack, Staggering Critical, Step Up, Stunning Critical, Tiring Critical, Weapon Focus (scythe) Skills Acrobatics 34, Disguise 34, Intimidate 34, Knowledge (planes) 14, Knowledge (religion) 17, Ride 34, Stealth 37 Languages Celestial, Common, Infernal Ecology Environment any Organization solitary or murder (2-4) Treasure standard (, other treasure) Special Abilities Misfortune Aura (Su) When a living creature attempts an ability check, attack roll, caster level check, skill check, or saving throw within 10 feet of a lesser death, it must roll two d20s and take the lowest roll before applying any modifiers.