Elemental Scale

School transmutation; Level sorcerer/wizard 1


Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, M (a reptile scale)


Range touch
Target one kobold, dragon, or creature with the reptilian subtype per level
Duration 1 min. per level
Saving Throw Fort negates (harmless); Spell Resistance yes (harmless)


Elemental scale confers a +1 natural armor bonus to AC that increases by 1 every four caster levels. In addition, the spell provides an energy resistance of 5 for one of the follow types, chosen at the time of casting: Fire, cold, electricity, or acid.

This spell is rather common among dragons and kobolds, and virtually unknown among non-reptilian spellcasters.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

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