Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, F (an incorrect map of the local region)
Target one map
Duration 2 hrs./level
Saving Throw none (object); Spell Resistance none (object)
This spell renders a map subtly but seriously inaccurate by changing the direction of critical turns, suggesting blind or unexplored areas are in fact already traveled, etc.
When making a Survival or Perception check using the map, the GM should secretly add a �10 to the roll. A failed result should be described to the party as a success, but the GM should then lead them into a trap or dead end. The party may make a DC 20 + the caster’s level Survival check to figure out that the map has been magically altered if they specifically ask about its accuracy.
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