Human Sor5 (Neldesarin); CR 5; Medium humanoid; HD 5d4+10; hp 24; init +7; Spd 30; AC 14; touch 13, flat-footed 11; Base Atk +1; Grp +1; Atk shortspear +1 melee (1d4-1/x3) or m’wk light xbow +5 ranged (1d6/19); Space/Reach: 5/5; AL LE; SV Fort +4, Ref +5, Will +6; Str 8, Dex 16, Con 14, Int 10, Wis 12, Cha 16.

Skills and Feats: Bluff +6, Concentration +8, Craft(alchemy) +3, Knowledge(arcana) +5, Listen +1, Spellcraft +4, Spot +1. Skill Focus (concentration), Eschew materials, Improved initiative.

Spells per day: 6/7/5. Spells Known: Oth (DC13) – Acid Splash, Detect Magic, Light, Open/Close, Ray of Frost, Read Magic, Prestidigitation. 1st (DC14) – Chill Touch, Shield, Summon Monster I. 2nd (DC15) – Freezing Ray, Invisibility.

Equipment: M’wk light crossbow, 10 bolts, Bracers of Armor +1, Cloak of resistance +1, Scroll of Melf’s acid arrow x2(4), Scroll of Summon monster III, Scroll of True strike, Potion of Cure moderate wounds, Potion of Cure serious wounds, Dagger, Shortspear, 104gp.

Author's note: This NPC uses a 30 point buy, and is therefore slightly more powerful than one built with the elite array.