Demons Encounter Tables for Dungeons and Dragons
D&D Encounters Collected Encounter Tables

Demons Encounter Tables for Dungeons and Dragons

Duncan Thomson
Three upright winged demons with bird-heads dance around a weeping human, tormenting their prey. Are they performing a ritual? Are they part of a larger group?

Demons encounters from Collected Encounters pdf.

Tables for Demons Encounters (levels 1-4 & levels 5-10) and Encounter Details.

[Art by Donnie Maynard Christianson]


Demons in Dungeons and Dragons are chaotic evil fiends from the Abyss, ruled over by Demon Princes such as Juiblex, Orcus, Demogorgon and Baphomet.

Found in cursed ruins, fiendish armies, corrupted ruins and the Lower Planes.

Tables for... all terrains | demons | devils | goblinoids | restless spirits | undead

From Collected Encounters on DM's Guild

Collected Encounter Tables on DM's Guild Encounters Mega-Bundle on DM's Guild

Demon Encounters (Levels 1-4)

1d20Demons Encounter Table lvl 1-4
1-3 1d4 quasits or 1d4 maw demons (VGtM)
4-5 2d6 manes or 1 babau (VGtM)
6-7 2d4 dretches or 1 rutterkin (MToF) with 1d4 abyssal wretches (MToF)
8-9 1 shadow demon or 1d2 bulezau (MToF)
10-11 1 quasit and 1d4+1 dretches or 1 dybbuk (MToF)
12-13 2d4 manes and 1 fiendish minotaur or 1 tanarukk (VGtM)
14-15 1 succubus/incubus
16-17 1d6 dretches and 1 ghoul or 1d3 rutterkin (MToF)
18-19 1 quasit and 1d4+2 manes or 1 gnoll fang of yeenoghu
20 1 barlgura or 1 night hag

Demon Encounters (Levels 5-10)

1d20Demon Table lvl 5-10
1-3 1d3 vrocks or 1d3 bulezaus (MToF) and 1d4 babaus
4-5 1d2 barlguras and 1 chasm
6-7 1d6 shadow demons or 1 maurezhi (MToF) with 2d4 ghouls
8-9 1d2 hezrou or 2d4 rutterkin (MToF) and 3d6 abyssal wretches (MToF)
10 1 yochlol
11-13 1d4 barlguras or 1d3 armanites (MToF)
14-15 1d3 chasmes or 1 shoosuva (VGtM)
16-17 1d2 glabrezus or 1 hezrou with 2d4 maw demons
18-19 1 vrock and 1d4 babaus or 1 alkilith (MToF)
20 1 nalfeshnee or 1 wastrilith (MToF)

Demon Encounter Details

1d20They are... (or one is...)
1-2 guarding a place of evil or screaming in rage
3-4 about to attack someone or trapped in a magic circle
5-6 on a mission for a demon lord
7-8 bound to a nearby spellcaster (or more powerful demon)
9-10 chasing something
11 playing with a corpse or spying on something
12 fighting with another creature
13 toying with their prey
14 heavily injured or tearing something apart
15 hunting for a devil (or a celestial)
16 tormenting a mortal
17 near to a planar portal
18 a scout for a larger force (or for a demonic entity)
19 not acting like a demon
20 carrying a brooch of shielding (or a potion of growth)

From Collected Encounters on DM's Guild

Collected Encounter Tables on DM's Guild Encounters Mega-Bundle on DM's Guild

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