Prismatic Burst

Price: +4 Bonus
Property: Any Weapon
Caster Level: 13th
Aura: Strong; (DC 21) evocation
Activation: Critical

This smoothly polished weapon is set with a ruby, a fire opal, a yellow topaz, an emerald, a blue topaz, a sapphire, and an amethyst.

Whenever you score a successful critical hit with this weapon, multicolored light springs from the gems and cascades along its blade or head, subjecting the target to a prismatic spray effect (save DC 20).

1d8 Color Effect
1 Red 20 points fire damage (Reflex half)
2 Orange 40 points acid damage (Reflex half)
3 Yellow 80 points electricity damage (Reflex half)
4 Green Poison (Kills; Fortitude partial, take 1d6 points of Con damage instead)
5 Blue Turned to stone (Fortitude negates)
6 Indigo Insane, as insanity spell (Will negates)
7 Violet Sent to another plane (Will negates)
8 Struck by two rays; roll twice more, ignoring any “8” results.

This effect activates even if the target is not normally subject to extra damage from critical hits.

Synergy Prerequisite


Creation Prerequisites

Craft Magic Arms and Armor, Prismatic Spray.

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