|This material from the 5th edition SRD is published under the OGL|
Lightning Bolt is a spell in 5th edition.
|Casting Time:||1 action|
|Range:||Self (100-foot line)|
|Components:||V, S, M (a bit of fur and a rod of amber, crystal, or glass)|
|Casters:||Eldritch Knight, Sorcerer, Wizard|
A stroke of lightning forming a line 100 feet long and 5 feet wide blasts out from you in a direction you choose. Each creature in the line must make a Dexterity saving throw. A creature takes 8d6 lightning damage on a failed save, or half as much damage on a successful one. The lightning ignites 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 4th level or higher, the damage increases by 1d6 for each slot level above 3rd.