Transmutation ([[[]]]) [[[[]]]]

Level: Bard 3, Duskblade 3, Sorcerer 3, Summoner 2, Wizard 3

Casting Time 1 Standard Action
Components V S M F DF
Range Close (25 ft. + 5 ft./2 levels)
Area One creature/level, no two of which can be more than 30 ft. apart
Duration 1 round/level, D, P
Saving Throw Will negates
Resistance Yes


One subject/level takes only one action/round, –1 to AC, Reflex saves, and attack rolls.

An affected creature moves and attacks at a drastically slowed rate. Creatures affected by this spell are staggered and can take only a single move action or standard action each turn, but not both (nor may it take full-round actions). Additionally, it takes a -1 penalty on attack rolls, AC, and Reflex saves. A slowed creature moves at half its normal speed (round down to the next 5-foot increment), which affects the creature's jumping distance as normal for decreased speed.

Multiple slow effects don't stack. Slow counters and dispels haste.

This spell can be made permanent.

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