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Were Grungs created for 5e?

The grung are a Greyhawk-based amphibian race. They first appeared in Greyhawk Adventures (1988), then in Monstrous Compendium Greyhawk Appendix, MC5 (1990). Their primary deity is the Greyhawk-...
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Does the Grung's racial-trait poison work on all bolts when using a crossbow?

Yes, you can use Grung poison on each crossbow bolt Despite the hyperlink from the word “attack” to the Attack action (which has since been removed), the One Grung Above sourcebook isn’t specifically ...
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Do grungs have a written language?

Yes, Grung has a written form. In the PDF file One Grung Above, which details the stats for playable Grung, it lists the following: Languages. You can speak, read, and write Grung Since PC Grung ...
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Were Grungs created for 5e?

They appear on page 27 of the Greyhawk Adventures supplement published by TSR in 1988. (Avalibable now on DMsguild) However, no dieties are listed for them there either.
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Can a Human use the Disguise Self spell to appear like a Grung?

Sure, that'll work. "The extent of the illusion is up to you" as long as you keep the same number and arrangement of limbs, but Grung have a generic humanoid shape with 2 arms, 2 legs and a head. As ...
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Do the Grung have any official deities?

In the new 5e module Tomb of Annihilation, the Grung goddess Nangnang is prominently mentioned. However, few details are given (it almost seems intentionally so). So, the 5e Forgotten Realms Grung ...
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Do the Grung have any official deities?

The grung are a Greyhawk-based amphibian race. They first appeared in Greyhawk Adventures (1988), then in Monstrous Compendium Greyhawk Appendix, MC5 (1990). Their primary deity in Greyhawk is the ...
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How would a Grung Cleric work?

Just don't use Cure Wounds in combat Seriously, that's about it. A grung's poison doesn't actually do damage. All it does is make attack rolls and ability checks harder, and it lasts at most a minute (...
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How does the Grung playable race's Poisonous Skin ability interact with unarmed strikes?

Touch is not defined in 5e Even "unarmed strike" isn't very well defined. Part of the simplification that went into 5e means that we no longer have stuff like 3.5's "touch AC", ...
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Do grungs have a written language?

Likely the Draconic Script I haven't found anything explicitly indicating what alphabet Grungs use, but (per FRCS 3e p.85) Chultans use Draconic (as does Lantan and Maztica), so there is a good ...
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Is it feasible to play a Grung character in the Descent into Avernus adventure?

There are a few ways, as long as you carried around something to immerse yourself in Firstly, you would need to carry around a box/bathtub/container/coffin large enough for you to immerse yourself in....
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How would a Grung Cleric work?

Mostly fine as far as what you’re concerned about. A Grung’s poison simply applies the poisoned condition (disadvantage on attack rolls and ability checks) for 1 minute (10 rounds of combat), but it’s ...
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