Price 1,000 gp; Slot none; CL 5th; Weight —; Aura faint enchantment


This smooth lodestone is gray and streaked with veins of glossy obsidian. As a ranged touch attack, the bearer can throw it at an opponent within 30 feet. If it strikes a target in metal armor, the burdenstone attaches itself to the target for 2d6 rounds.

An attached burdenstone increases the target’s load by one step. If a target’s load is already heavy, the target is knocked prone, its movement is reduced to 10 feet, and it cannot run.

An attached burdenstone also prevents the target from flying.

A target may not be affected by more than one burdenstone at a time.

A successful DC 20 Strength check made as a full-round action can remove the stone from a target before the duration elapses. Once a burdenstone has been removed or the duration expires, it becomes an ordinary magnetic stone.


Cost 500 gp; Feats Craft Wondrous Item; Spells burdened thoughts

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Player Companion: Dirty Tactics Toolbox © 2015, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Alexander Augunas, Mikko Kallio, Anthony Li, Luis Loza, and Andrew Marlowe.

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