Ectoplasmic Strangulation (3.5e Spell)
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|Conjuration (Creation) / Necromancy|
|Level:||Patron Witch 3, Sorcerer/Wizard 3|
|Components:||V, S, M|
|Casting time:||1 Round|
|Range:||Close (25 ft. + 5 ft./2 levels)|
|Effect:||Dozen of ghostly appendages|
|Saving Throw:||None and Fortitude Negate (See Text)|
The wizard fought her hardest, but a pairs of ghostly hands wrapped round her neck while another hand held her ankle in place. She could not move, or fight.
This spell create a constant streams of ghostly arms, hands, tentacles or other appendages out of unstable ectoplasm which surround, strangle, strike and otherwise interfere with the target. It relentlessly pursue one creature within range, although the caster may switch which creature is the target each time she concentrate on it.
At the start of it turn, the target may make a Grapple check as a free action against DC 10 + your caster level + caster's spellcasting ability modifier to wrest free from the various appendages, if it ail it become Immobilized and unable to use any somatic and vocal components for 1 round. In any case, the target take non-lethal magical Swarm attack damage calculated using your caster level instead of the swarm's HDs, this damage cannot bring a creature below 1 hit point.
While it not a creature, the swarm move with the target and can be attacked. It possess an AC of 15, and 3 hit points per caster level and count as an incorporeal swarm for the purpose of damaging it. If it is destroyed, it re-appeared at the start of the caster's turn.
If the spell is dismissed or dispelled ahead of time, it explode into ectoplasmic slime which deal 1 damage per caster level in a 5-ft radius burst and cause a Fortitude save on all affected creatures against being sickened for a minute.
Material Component: A jar full of ectoplasmic slime worth 15 gp.
|Article Balance||High +|
|Component||V +, S + and M +|
|Identifier||3.5e Spell +|
|Level||Patron Witch 3 + and Sorcerer/Wizard 3 +|
|School||Conjuration + and Necromancy +|
|Summary||You create hand, claws and other appendages from ectoplasm and send them out to attack and harass your foes. +|
|Title||Ectoplasmic Strangulation +|