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Because the celestial eagle summoned by the celestial commander understands him, Yes, the Eagle Can Aid Another in Combat According to the spell summon monster I et. al. the summoned creature "attacks your opponents to the best of its ability. If you can communicate with the creature, you can direct it not to attack, to attack particular enemies, or to ...


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Aid another does not require any particular intelligence; no such requirement is noted in the rules, and plenty of real-world creatures with animal-like intelligence, or even creatures that are mindless under the rules, exhibit behavior designed to help one another. And since the creatures you summon can understand Celestial, they can understand your order ...


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Yes, with difficulty. Celestial/Fiendish animals summoned with Summon Monster have their normal animal intelligence. They don't have languages, but they can be commanded like any animals can, namely, with Handle Animal. Since the summoned creatures don't have any tricks listed in their descriptions, it's pretty safe to assume that they don't know any. ...


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In the Summoned creature has animal intelligence, then you are limited to the things that can be done with a Handle Animal, but without a the Animal Handling roll since it will likely speak one of the languages that you are familiar with like KRyan mentioned. It can certainly help you in other ways like providing flanking.


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Summoned Creatures can Aid Another Unless a creature specifically says it can’t use Aid Another, it can; it’s one of the default, generic actions available to everything. You should be able to give them the command In 3.5, creatures summoned with summon monster are intelligent and lingual; if you speak their language, you can command them to ...


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Many spells that produce minions include text that specifies what the critters do if not specifically commanded otherwise. Summon Monster I, for example, says that creatures not otherwise commanded will attack the caster's enemies to the best of their ability. Ghoul Army has no such text. As a result, the ghouls and ghast created by Ghoul Army are under no ...



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