In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, the bonesnapper is a type of monster.

Alignment Neutral
Type Beast
Publication history
Source books Fiend Folio
First appearance 1978


A bonesnapper is descended from the dinosaurs, a small carnivorous beast about 5 feet in height that decorates its lair with human jawbones.

Publication historyEdit

The bonesnapper has appeared in the following publications:


  1. Turnbull, Don, ed. Fiend Folio (TSR, 1981)
  2. Breault, Mike, ed, et al. Greyhawk Monstrous Compendium Appendix (TSR, 1990)
  3. Green, Scott; Peterson, Clark (2002). Tome of Horrors. Necromancer Games. pp. 28. ISBN 1-58846-112-2.