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As the prerequisite is: Three or more natural attacks you can take it with 1 bite and 2 claws.


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The feat Improved Critical is picked for a lone natural attack For the purposes of of the feat Improved Critical, each natural attack seems to be a "new type of weapon." As no further text exists beyond the feat (even the FAQ is silent), examples appear to provide the only proof. Fortunately, there are plenty of examples: From Hell's Heart's addu ...


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Improved critical applies to a given weapon, such claw or bite, not to a weapon group, such as natural weapons. From the text of the feat: Benefit: When using the weapon you selected, your threat range is doubled. Link to SRD: http://www.d20pfsrd.com/feats/combat-feats/improved-critical-combat- I can't find a direct rules quote which states that ...


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Yes. But it needs a feat. Subduing Strike, a feat from the Book of Exalted Deeds (pg 46) allows you to do nonlethal damage with any melee weapon, including Sneak Attack. See Do natural attacks count as melee weapons? for further details on natural weapons as melee weapon. If you are a Monk, the Monk's Unarmed Strike class feature, allows for nonlethal ...


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No, unless your natural weapon normally deals nonlethal damage. With a sap (blackjack) or an unarmed strike, a rogue can make a sneak attack that deals nonlethal damage instead of lethal damage. She cannot use a weapon that deals lethal damage to deal nonlethal damage in a sneak attack, not even with the usual -4 penalty. (emphasis mine) Natural ...


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The creature will deal its normal bite damage due to the ring of rat fangs plus the creature's full Strength bonus when the creature uses only its natural attacks. The Universal Monster Rules on natural attacks says Primary attacks are made using the creature’s full base attack bonus and add the creature’s full Strength bonus on damage rolls. However, ...



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