Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, M (a bumblebee’s stinger)
Range close (25 ft. + 5 ft./2 levels)
Targets one or more creatures, no two of which can be more than 30 ft. apart
Saving Throw Fortitude partial; see text; Spell Resistance no
This spell strikes its targets with a nasty sting, as if from a very large bee. You create one sting for every three caster levels (minimum 1, maximum 6 at 18th level). Each bee sting inflicts 1 point of piercing damage, as if from a magical weapon for the purposes of overcoming damage reduction. If this damage is not somehow negated (such as by damage reduction), the subject is poisoned with weak venom that inflicts 1 Con damage, with a Fortitude save allowed at the spell’s DC to negate it. The damage and venom from multiple stings is cumulative, though a subject saves only once even if subjected to several stings by a single casting.
101 1st Level Spells. Copyright 2011, Steven D. Russell; Author: Steven D. Russell.