List of Creature Types

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Below is the list of creature types, and examples of each category that appears in Baldur's Gate 3 Early Access.

Aberration[edit | edit source]

Warped, alien beings that have come to Faerûn from beyond the multiverse.

  • Intellect Devourer
  • Mind Flayer
  • Spectator

Beast[edit | edit source]

All varieties of animals, both ordinary and magical. Most have limited intelligence and lack a society and language.

  • Bear
  • Bird
  • Dog
  • Hyena
  • Wolf

Construct[edit | edit source]

Creatures that are made instead of born. Some only follow a simple set of instructions, while others are imbued with sentience.

  • Animated Armour
  • Golem

Dragon[edit | edit source]

Immensely intelligent, ancient, and powerful reptiles that covert wealth. Chromatic dragons are selfish, evil, and feared, while Metallic dragons are noble, good, and respected by the wise.

  • Red Dragon

Elemental[edit | edit source]

Creatures native to the Elemental Planes. They range from simple masses of a specific element to beings infused with elemental energy.

  • Lava Elemental
  • Magma Mephit
  • Mud Mephit

Fey[edit | edit source]

Fey are magical creatures closely tied to the forces of nature. They dwell in twilight groves and misty forests.

  • Hag
  • Redcap

Fiend[edit | edit source]

Evil, wicked creatures from the Lower Planes that labour under the leadership of lawful archdevils or chaotic demon princes.

  • Cambion
  • Hellboar
  • Lesser Imp
  • Lesser Hellboar
  • Merregon Legionnaire
  • Quasit

Giants[edit | edit source]

Giants tower over humans and their kind. They are humanlike in shape, though some have multiple heads or deformities.

  • Ogre

Humanoids[edit | edit source]

Humanoids are the main peoples of a fantasy gaming world, both civilized and savage, including humans and a tremendous variety of other species.

  • Bugbear
  • Elf
  • Drow
  • Dwarf
  • Goblin
  • Githyanki
  • Gnoll
  • Gnome
  • Half-Elf
  • Halfling
  • Hobgoblin
  • Human
  • Tiefling

Monstrosity[edit | edit source]

Frightening creatures that are not ordinary, not truly natural, and almost never benign.

  • Bulette
  • Ettercap
  • Hook Horror
  • Mimic
  • Minotaur
  • Phase Spider

Ooze[edit | edit source]

These gelatinous creatures usually dwell in caves and dungeons, feed on refuse, carrion, and ill-fated adventurers.

  • Ochre Jelly

Plant[edit | edit source]

Plants in this context are vegetable creatures, not ordinary flora. Most of them are ambulatory, and some are carnivorous.

  • Myconid
  • Wood Woad

Undead[edit | edit source]

The remains of the dead, animated by dark magic - be they summoned by spellcasters, or risen on their own.

  • Skeleton
  • Zombie