Spearmen typically fight with a front line of Hobgoblin Shieldman (Fighter2) CR2 between them and the enemy to protect them. But if a spearman attacks over a shieldman to attack an enemy, that enemy gets +4 AC from cover.

Hobgoblin Spearman    CR 2

Male Hobgoblin Warrior 3

LE Medium Humanoid (Goblinoid)

Init +3, Senses Listen -1; Spot -1; darkvision 60 ft.

Languages Common, Goblin

AC 16, touch 13, flat-footed 13

hp 25 (3 HD)

Fort +6, Ref +4, Will +0

Spd 30 ft.

Melee mwk glaive +8 (1d10+6)

Base Atk +3; Grp +7

Abilities Str 18 (+4), Dex 16 (+3), Con 16 (+3), Int 8 (-1), Wis 8 (-1), Cha 8 (-1)

Feats Toughness, Weapon Focus (glaive)

Skills Jump +9

Possessions studded leather, masterwork glaive

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.