Babel’s Curse

School transmutation; Level bard 2, cleric/oracle 4, sorcerer/wizard 3


Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, M (a small clay model of a ziggurat, which shatters when the verbal component is pronounced)/DF


Range touch
Target creature touched
Duration 1 min./level
Saving Throw Will negates; Spell Resistance yes


This spell causes the creature touched to be unable to speak and understand any language; all communication is gibberish and to the affected creature, all communication sounds like gibberish. Verbal communication of any kind is impossible for the affected creature. If the creature is a spellcaster, it cannot cast any spells requiring a verbal component. Likewise, it cannot use any magic item or device requiring a command word.

Babel’s curse counters or dispels tongues and can be countered by or dispelled by tongues.

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Book of Lost Spells – Copyright 2015, Frog God Games, LLC

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