False Pain

School illusion (phantasm) [mind-affecting]; Level bard 3, sorcerer/wizard 3


Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, M (a rusty nail)


Range medium (100 ft. + 10 ft./level)
Target one living creature
Duration 1 round/level (maximum 10 rounds)
Saving Throw Will disbelief; see text; Spell Resistance yes


The spell creates the sensation of an excruciating headache, internal distress, burning skin, or the like. Anyone failing a Will save takes 1d6 points of nonlethal damage per round (maximum 10 rounds). Furthermore, the target also suffers a –2 penalty on attack rolls, skill checks and ability checks. The target can attempt to disbelieve as a standard action and is entitled to a new Will save. If the target succeeds on the save, the spell ends but the nonlethal damage remains until cured or healed naturally.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Section 15: Copyright Notice – 101 3rd Level Spells

101 3rd Level Spells. Copyright 2011, Steven D. Russell; Author: Steven D. Russell.

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