Sessile Spirit

School necromancy; Level cleric 5, inquisitor 4, medium 2, occultist 3, shaman 4, spiritualist 3, witch 5


Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S


Range medium (100 ft. + 10 ft./level)
Target one creature or object (see text)
Duration 1 round/level (D)
Saving Throw Will negates (harmless); Spell Resistance yes


You reach into the target creature and cause that spirits within to become dormant and inactive. If the target is a medium with a spirit inhabiting its body or a spiritualist with a phantom inhabiting its consciousness (or a member of another class using the spirit or phantom class features), a failed save renders that spirit or phantom powerless, suppressing any benefits the spirit or phantom normally provides to its host, including bonus feats and spells known.

If a spirit within the target is a creature using a possession effect, including possess object, possession, or a ghost’s malevolence, the spell targets the possessing creature rather than the creature it inhabits. On a failed save, the possessing spirit isn’t exorcised from the target but is dazed for the duration of the spell.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Occult Adventures © 2015, Paizo Inc.; Authors: John Bennett, Logan Bonner, Robert Brookes, Jason Bulmahn, Ross Byers, John Compton, Adam Daigle, Jim Groves, Thurston Hillman, Eric Hindley, Brandon Hodge, Ben McFarland, Erik Mona, Jason Nelson, Tom Phillips, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Thomas M. Reid, Alex Riggs, Robert Schwalb, Mark Seifter, Russ Taylor, and Steve Townshend.

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