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Can you stunning strike with flurry of blows?
1 x Attack Action > 5th Level = 2 x Attacks but it still counts as one attack action. 1 x Bonus Action can be used for Flurry of Blows allowing 2 x Unarmed Strikes. Now you add in Stunning Strikes.
Can you stunning strike as a reaction?
Yes, this works.
Can you use stunning strike with unarmed?
It specifically says you can use unarmed instead of a weapon attack in such cases where a weapon attack is needed. So when Stunning Strike says melee weapon attack you can use unarmed in instead of a weapon and it will still work.
Related Question Can you stunning strike on a flurry of blows?
Can you do flurry of blows with a monk weapon?
Yes, it can
However, if the attack you use to allow the Flurry of Blows is neither unarmed or a monk weapon and you are still holding it when you make your unarmed attack, their damage is 1 + STR bonus rather than monk die + STR/DEX bonus as you do not qualify for the monks unarmed benefits.
Can you stunning strike a stunned enemy?
When you hit another creature with a melee weapon attack, you can spend 1 ki point to attempt a stunning strike. The target must succeed on a Constitution saving throw or be stunned until the end of your next turn. A stunned creature is incapacitated (see the condition), can't move, and can speak only falteringly.
Can you stunning strike twice?
Melee Weapon Attack: +5 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 1 piercing damage. No you can not be effected by the same condition twice.
Can you stunning strike a dragon?
Stunning Strike has the potential to ruin combat for the Dungeon Master, but some tweaks to the D&D Monk can make it fair without breaking it. There's likely not a class in Dungeons & Dragons that irritates Dungeon Masters more than that of the fifth-edition Monk.
What is the saving throw for stunning strike?
When you hit another creature with a melee weapon Attack, you can spend 1 ki point to attempt a stunning strike. The target must succeed on a Constitution saving throw or be Stunned until the end of your next turn. It allows you to spend a ki point to potentially stun the target of one of your melee weapon attacks.
What triggers attacks of opportunity?
The opportunity attack action is provoked by an enemy leaving an adjacent square without shifting or teleporting, or by an adjacent enemy using a ranged or area power. Like all opportunity actions, opportunity attacks cannot be provoked by forced movement.
What triggers attacks of opportunity Pathfinder?
Provoking an Attack of Opportunity: Two kinds of actions can provoke attacks of opportunity: moving out of a threatened square and performing certain actions within a threatened square. Moving: Moving out of a threatened square usually provokes attacks of opportunity from threatening opponents.
Can you make an opportunity attack with a ranged weapon?
If you only have a ranged weapon, you can't make an opportunity attack, besides an unarmed or improvised weapon attack (smacking them with your bow.)
Are simple ranged weapons monk weapons?
Yes, as long as the weapon you're using is a Simple Melee Weapon (i.e. A monk weapon). So yes, they're able to use a Handaxe, Jaevlin or Spear.
Does stun stack?
No, they do not stack, they overlap.
How do you counter monk 5e?
Monks excel while they have Ki, but to really dominate, they need to be burning piles of it every round. Give them a second or even third fight without a short rest, and they will grind right down if they are throwing stunning fists and flurry of blows every chance they can.
What is a ki save?
Some of your ki features require your target to make a saving throw to resist the feature's effects. The saving throw DC is calculated as follows: Ki save DC = 8 + your proficiency bonus + your Wisdom modifier.
How do you use stunning strike?
Starting at 5th Level, you can interfere with the flow of ki in an opponent's body. When you hit another creature with a melee weapon Attack, you can spend 1 ki point to attempt a Stunning Strike. The target must succeed on a Constitution saving throw or be Stunned until the end of your next turn.
Are monks op?
The monk is not overpowered. It's pretty often denigrated as underpowered, even in the current edition (though these complaints often come from people who see it as a defensive, fighter-type instead of a mobile rogue-type).
What is the DC for stunning strike 5e?
So, a 6th level monk, with a 17 wisdom, hits and uses Stunning Strike: DC 8+3, +3 = DC: 14!
How do I get out of stunned 5e?
All stun effect require an initial saving throw.
Anything that improves or gives advantage to those saving throws will thus help prevent the stun from occurring. Aura of purity is such a spell; it doesn't remove the stunned condition, but does bestow advantage on saves against it.
Can staggered creatures take attacks of opportunity?
Nothing prevents a staggered character using swift or immediate actions. As you've observed, the wording of the staggered condition does not preclude a character using swift, immediate, or free actions when appropriate - or from making attacks of opportunity.
Does being pushed Cause opportunity attacks?
If an effect causes a creature that in melee range to be pushed out of melee range, does the attacker get an attack of opportunity? The answer is no. Forced movement does not generate AoO. Forced movement includes being shoved, pulled while grappled, pushed by a spell, etc.
Does shoving provoke opportunity attacks?
Making a melee weapon attack, as an attack of opportunity is not an attack action. You can't grapple or shove with an attack of opportunity.
Do spells use AC?
In a few cases, depending on the effects, a spell may require both. But, yes, in the case of a spell attack roll, the result must be compared with the AC of the target.
Is feint a combat maneuver Pathfinder?
Feinting is a standard Action. To feint, make a Bluff skill check. Feinting in Combat does not provoke Attacks of Opportunity. Feinting as a Move Action: With the Improved Feint feat, you can attempt a feint as a move Action.
How long can you hold a spell Pathfinder?
This is described under Holding the charge. In most cases, if you don't discharge a touch spell on the round you cast it, you can hold the charge (postpone the discharge of the spell) indefinitely.
Can you cast a spell as an attack of opportunity?
The opportunity attack doesn't suddenly give you the ability to cast a spell, such as shocking grasp. Each spell has a casting time. The War Caster feat is an example of a feature that does let you bypass a 1-action casting time to cast a spell in place of an opportunity attack.
Do ranged attacks provoke attacks of opportunity 5e?
Ranged attacks do not provoke; from the Basic Rules, p73: Aiming a ranged attack is more difficult when a foe is next to you.
How does reach work in 5e?
The creature will be 15 feet away from you when you interrupt it's movement before it enters your reach. However, if your reach is 5 feet, then before it enters your reach the creature is 10 feet away from you. When you attack the creature, your reach now extends to 10 feet, and you and you can hit it.
Can you flurry of blows with a two handed weapon?
Furthermore, under Pathfinder rules, Flurry of Blows is Two-Weapon Fighting (except it doesn't actually require you to use two weapons). As such, the idea is you cannot use it and Two-Weapon Fighting at the same time.