SRD5:Burning Hands

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Burning Hands is a spell in 5th edition.


Burning Hands
1st-level evocation
Casting Time: 1 action
Range: Self (15-foot cone)
Components: V, S
Duration: Instantaneous
Casters: Eldritch Knight, Sorcerer, Wizard

As you hold your hands with thumbs touching and fingers spread, a thin sheet of flames shoots forth from your outstretched fingertips. Each creature in a 15-­foot cone must make a Dexterity saving throw. A creature takes 3d6 fire damage on a failed save, or half as much damage on a successful one. The fire ignites any flammable objects in the area that aren’t being worn or carried.

At Higher Levels. When you cast this spell using a spell slot of 2nd level or higher, the damage increases by 1d6 for each slot level above 1st.


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Facts about "Burning Hands"
Action TypeAction +
AuthorSRD5 +
Canontrue +
CasterEldritch Knight +, Sorcerer + and Wizard +
ComponentV + and S +
Level1 +
PublicationSRD5 +
RangeSelf (15-foot cone) +
Scalabletrue +
SchoolEvocation +
TitleBurning Hands +