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Spell List
Record Count: 20

Darkness View
Bardic Evocation Level 2
Clerical General Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Darkness Level 1
Stregari Hexcasting Level 2
Real Cost: 15 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: D&D 3e Core
Keywords
Darkness
Effect
Darkness to Sight Group 2" radius, Personal Immunity (+1/4), Mobile (+1) (45 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Extra Time (Delayed Phase, Only to Activate, Character May Take No Other Actions, -1/4), Gestures (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Ice Bolt View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Cold Level 1
Sphere Elemental Level 3
Real Cost: 10 Active Points: 44
Provider: Shadowcat Source: New Content
Keywords
Cold
Effect
  • Energy Blast 5d6 (vs. ED) (25 Active Points); 1 Charge (-2), Beam (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), DEX Roll at -1 For 1/2 Damage (-1/4) (Real Cost: 6)
  • Energy Blast 2 1/2d6 (vs. PD), Armor Piercing (+1/2) (19 Active Points); 1 Charge (-2), Linked (Energy Blast; -1/2), Beam (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), DEX Roll at -1 For 1/2 Damage (-1/4)(Real Cost: 4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Bigby's Interposing Hand View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 9 Active Points: 44
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: New Content
Keywords
Force
Description
Hand of Force intervenes between caster and opponent, granting protection to caster
Effect
Force Field (5 PD/5 ED/5 Mental Defense/5 Power Defense/3 Flash Defense: Sight Group), Hardened (x2; +1/2) (34 Active Points); Only vs 1 opponent (Chosen when Cast) (-1 1/2), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 5 Minutes (-3/4), Extra Time (Full Phase, Only to Activate, Delayed Phase, -1/2), Linked (Concealment Effect; -1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4) (Real Cost: 7)
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+2 with DCV (10 Active Points); Only vs 1 opponent (Chosen when Cast) (-1 1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, Delayed Phase, -3/4), Visible (-1/4), Linked to Shield Effect (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4) (Real Cost: 2)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Daylight View
Bardic Evocation Level 2
Clerical General Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Sun Level 3
Domain Weather Level 2
Sphere Sun Level 3
Stregari Hexcasting Level 2
Real Cost: 15 Active Points: 42
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: D&D 3e Core
Keywords
Light
Effect
  • Sight Group Images, Increases Size (4" radius; +1/2) (15 Active Points); Only To Create Light (-1), Set Effect (-1), OAF (-1), Extra Time (Full Phase, Only to Activate Constant or Persistent Power, Delayed Phase, -1/2), Concentration 0 DCV (-1/2), Linked (Emit Sunlight; -1/2), Greater Power is Constant or in use most or all of the time (+1/4), Incantations (-1/4), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4) (Real Cost: 3)
  • Sight Group Flash 0 1/2d6, Continuous (+1), Area of Effect Radius: 1", Selective (+2) (12 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Requires A Magic Skill vs Spell Resistance Roll (No Active Point penalty to Skill Roll, RSR Skill is subject to Skill vs. Skill contests -1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Extra Time (Delayed Phase, -1/4), Linked (Emit Sunlight; -1/2), Greater Power is Constant or in use most or all of the time (+1/4) (Real Cost: 5)
  • CE 4" radius, +1 Temperature Level Adjustment (15 Active Points); Requires A Skill Roll (No Active Point penalty to Skill Roll, RSR Skill is subject to Skill vs. Skill contests Magic Skill vs Spell Resistance; -1/4), Extra Time (Delayed Phase, Only to Activate, -1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4) (Real Cost: 7)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Far Flying Flame View
Elementalism Pyromancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Fire Level 2
Sphere Elemental Level 3
Real Cost: 9 Active Points: 44
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Pocket Grimoire
Keywords
Fire
Effect
Energy Blast 7d6 (vs. ED), Indirect (Same origin, always fired away from attacker; Parabolic Arc; +1/4) (44 Active Points); 1 Charge (-2), Needs 20 feet Overhead Clearance (-1/2), DEX Roll at -1 Negates (1/2), Beam (-1/4), Not In Water (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Flaming Sphere View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 13 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: D&D 3e Core
Keywords
Fire
Effect
Ranged Killing Attack 0 1/2d6 (vs. ED), Continuous (+1), Area of Effect Line: 14" Line Mobile up to 12"/phase (+2 1/2) (45 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Turn (-1 1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Requires A Skill Roll (No Active Point penalty to Skill Roll, RSR Skill is subject to Skill vs. Skill contests Magic Skill vs Spell Resistance; -1/4), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), Extra Time (Delayed Phase, Only to Activate, -1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Flaming Weapon View
Elementalism Pyromancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Fire Level 2
Domain War Level 2
Sphere Elemental Level 3
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 44
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Pocket Grimoire
Keywords
Fire
Description
Caster creates a weapon of mystic fire that can be used by another if they remain close. The weapon itself can be attacked; it has 9 DEF and 0 Body.
Effect
Flaming Weapon: Energy Blast 4d6+1 (vs. ED), Usable By Other (+1/4), Lingering up to 1 Minute (+3/4) (44 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1 1/4), No Range (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Not Usable In Water (-1/4), Physical Manifestation (Flame Weapon; -1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Freezing Weapon View
Elementalism Hydromancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain War Level 2
Domain Cold Level 2
Sphere Elemental Level 3
Real Cost: 12 Active Points: 44
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Pocket Grimoire
Keywords
Cold
Description
Caster creates a weapon of mystic ice that can be used by another if they remain close. The weapon itself can be attacked; it has 9 DEF and 0 Body.
Effect
Energy Blast 4d6+1 (vs. ED), Usable By Other (+1/4), Lingering up to 1 Minute (+3/4) (44 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1 1/4), No Range (-1/2), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Physical Manifestation (Ice Weapon; -1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Lesser Rending View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Destruction Level 2
Sphere Combat Level 3
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: D&D 3e Core
Keywords
Force
Description
This spell directs harmful physical energies at a single target equivalent to being torn at by something with great strength.
Effect
Ranged Killing Attack 3d6 (vs. PD) (45 Active Points); 1 Charge (-2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), Extra Time (Delayed Phase, -1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Lesser Sword of Flames View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Fire Level 2
Real Cost: 12 Active Points: 44
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: New Content
Keywords
Fire
Effect
Hand-To-Hand Killing Attack 1 1/2d6 (2d6 + 1 w/STR) (vs. ED), Lingering up to 1 Minute (+3/4) (44 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1 1/4), Concentration 0 DCV (-1/2), Incantations (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), No Knockback (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Mark of Air View
Elementalism Aeromancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 42
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Books of Eldritch Might
Keywords
Air
Description
Caster creates a Mark of Air upon themselves or another; while active the Mark grants some benefit to dexterity for up to an hour. During this hour the bearer of the Mark can choose to activate a Shield of Air that protects them from attacks for up to a Minute; however doing so ends the normal Mark of Air effect, and the entire spell ends when the Shield of Air dissipates.
Effect
+3 DEX, Usable By Other (+1/4), LOS Not Required To Maintain (+1/2) (16 Active Points); Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), No Figured Characteristics (-1/2), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Visible (swirling pattern on face or an extremity; -1/4) (Real Cost: 5)
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Shield of Air: +3 with DCV, Usable By Other (+1/4), LOS Not Required To Maintain (+1/2) (26 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1), Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), Lockout (Mark of Air; -1/2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Visible (swirling pattern on face or an extremity; -1/4), Using Shield of Air Effect Terminates Entire Compound Power When Continuing Charge Expires (-1/4) (Real Cost: 6)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Mark of Earth View
Elementalism Geomancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 10 Active Points: 44
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Books of Eldritch Might
Keywords
Earth
Description
Caster creates a Mark of Earth upon themselves or another; while active the Mark grants some benefit to strength for up to an hour. During this hour the bearer of the Mark can choose to activate a Shield of Earth that protects their body with a rocky armoring for up to a Minute; however doing so ends the normal Mark of Earth effect, and the entire spell ends when the Shield of Earth dissipates.
Effect
+3 STR, Usable By Other (+1/4), LOS Not Required To Maintain (+1/2) (5 Active Points); Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), No Figured Characteristics (-1/2), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Visible (visible pattern; -1/4) (Real Cost: 1)
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Shield of Earth: Armor (13 PD/0 ED), UBO (+1/4), Hardened (+1/4), LOS Not Required To Maintain (+1/2) (39 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1), Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), Lockout (Mark of Earth; -1/2), Using Shield of Earth Effect Terminates Entire Compound Power When Continuing Charge Expires (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Visible (-1/4) (Real Cost: 9)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Mark of Fire View
Elementalism Pyromancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 45
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Books of Eldritch Might
Keywords
Fire
Description
Caster creates a Mark of Fire upon themselves; while active the Mark grants some benefit to dexterity for up to an hour. During this hour the caster can choose to activate a Shield of Fire that surrounds them with a burning aura of flames for up to a Minute; however doing so ends the normal Mark of Fire effect, and the entire spell ends when the Shield of Fire dissipates.
Effect
+3 DEX (9 Active Points); Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), No Figured Characteristics (-1/2), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Visible (swirling pattern on face or an extremity; -1/4) (Real Cost: 3)
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Shield of Fire: Energy Blast 2 1/2d6 (vs. ED), Damage Shield (Offensive; +3/4), Continuous (+1) (36 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1), Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), Lockout (Mark of Fire; -1/2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Visible (visible pattern; -1/4), Using Shield of Fire Effect Terminates Entire Compound Power When Continuing Charge Expires (-1/4) (Real Cost: 8)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Mark of Frost View
Elementalism Hydromancy Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 10 Active Points: 42
Provider: Shadowcat Source: Books of Eldritch Might
Keywords
Cold
Description
Caster creates a Mark of Frost upon themselves; while active the Mark grants some benefit to constitution for up to an hour. During this hour the caster can choose to activate a Shield of Frost that surrounds them with a freezing aura of cold for up to a Minute; however doing so ends the normal Mark of Frost effect, and the entire spell ends when the Shield of Frost dissipates.
Effect
+3 CON (6 Active Points); Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Hour (-1/4), Visible (-1/4) (Real Cost: 2)
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Shield of Frost: Energy Blast 2 1/2d6 (vs. ED), Damage Shield (Offensive; +3/4), Continuous (+1) (36 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1), Extra Time (1 Turn (Post-Segment 12), Only to Activate, -3/4), Lockout (Mark of ice; -1/2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Visible (visible pattern; -1/4), Using Shield of Ice Effect Terminates Entire Compound Power When Continuing Charge Expires (-1/4) (Real Cost: 8)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Minute Missiles View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: New Content
Keywords
Fire
Description
TREAT AS REQUIRING 0 STR TO THROW
Effect
Energy Blast 4d6 (vs. ED), Area of Effect Radius: 2", Selective (+1 1/4) (45 Active Points); 1 Charge (-2), Extra Time (Extra Segment, Delayed Phase, -3/4), Range Based On STR (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Mordekainen's Darts View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 12 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: New Content
Keywords
Force
Description
Long Term Endurance Lost Paid When Spell Is Cast
Effect
Ranged Killing Attack 0 1/2d6 (vs. ED), Lingering up to 20 Minutes (+1 1/4), Variable Advantage (+1 1/4 Advantages Limited Group of Advantages (Penetrating, +1 STUN Multiple, Affects Desolid, Transdimensional(Astral or Ethreal)); +2 1/4) (45 Active Points); Side Effects, Side Effect occurs automatically whenever Power is used (Caster takes 9 LTE loss; -1), 1 Continuing Charge lasting 20 Minutes (-3/4), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), No Knockback (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Nystul's Blackmote View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 8 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: AD&D 1e Supplement
Keywords
Negative
Effect
Energy Blast 2d6 (vs. NND), Lingering up to 1 Turn (+1/2), Area Of Effect Hex, Accurate (+1/2), Affects Desolidified Any form of Desolidification (+1/2), Does BODY (+1), No Normal Defense (Immunity to Death Magic, Unliving, [Force] effects) Standard (+1) (45 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Turn (-1 1/2), Activation 14-, Jammed (-1), Side Effects (If Activation Roll Failed) (Caster suffers 3d6 CON Drain; -1/2), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2), Incantations (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), No Knockback (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Nystul�s Blazing Beam View
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: AD&D 1e Supplement
Keywords
Positive
Effect
Energy Blast 2 1/2d6 (vs. NND), Does BODY (+1), AVLD: Flash Defense Sight (+1 1/2) (45 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Turn (-1 1/4), No Knockback (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Extra Time (Full Phase, -1/2), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), No Active Point penalty to Skill Roll -1/4), Beam (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Shatter View
Bardic Evocation Level 2
Clerical General Level 2
Wizardry Evocation Level 2
Domain Chaos Level 2
Domain Destruction Level 2
Real Cost: 11 Active Points: 45
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: D&D 3e Core
Keywords
Sonic
Description
This Spell is not Permissible in Killer Shrike's campaigns (no Foci-Buster House Rule).
Effect
Ranged Killing Attack 1d6 (vs. PD), Penetrating (x4; +2) (45 Active Points); 1 Charge (-2), Gestures (-1/4), Incantations (-1/4), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4), Extra Time (Delayed Phase, -1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition

Wind Wall View
Bardic Evocation Level 3
Clerical General Level 3
Druidic Natural Level 3
Ranger Warden Level 3
Wizardry Evocation Level 3
Domain Air Level 2
Sphere Weather Level 4
Stregari Conjuring Level 3
Real Cost: 18 Active Points: 60
Provider: Killer Shrike Source: D&D 3e Core
Keywords
Air
Description
Long Term Endurance Lost Paid When Spell Is Cast
Effect
Change Environment 16" radius, -1 to Hearing Group PER Rolls, +4 Points of Telekinetic STR, -6" of any one mode of Movement (Flight), Multiple Combat Effects, Altered Shape Line (+0) (60 Active Points); 1 Continuing Charge lasting 1 Minute (-1), Extra Time (Full Phase, Only to Activate Constant or Persistent Power, Delayed Phase, -1/2), Incantations (-1/4), Gestures (-1/4), Concentration 1/2 DCV (-1/4)
Edition
HERO System 5th Edition