Casting Time 1 hour
Components V, S, F (De Vermis Mysteriis or another magical tome or spellbook containing the ritual, which must be read directly from the book), T (at night under a clear and starry sky)
Optional Components SC (up to 5, each giving a +1 bonus on skill checks, who must recite the ritual from text and have at least 1 rank in Profession (Yog-Sothothery philosopher)
Skill Checks Knowledge (geography) or Profession (Yog-Sothothery philosopher) DC 22, 1 success
Range medium (100 ft. + 10 ft./level)
one star vampire
Saving Throw Will negates; Spell Resistance yes
This ritual calls a star vampire down from the void. Invisible, its presence is usually first recognized by a disturbing tittering. The star vampire is generally hungry and interested in eating live humanoids or warm-blooded creatures.
Sandy Petersen’s Cthulhu Mythos, © 2017, Petersen Games; Authors: Sandy Petersen, Arthur Petersen, Ian Starcher.