Pathfinder 2 Agonizing Despair Spell

Agonizing Despair

SPELL 3
EMOTION ENCHANTMENT FEAR MENTAL

Traditions arcane, divine, occult

Cast [2 Actions] somatic, verbal

Range 60 feet

Targets 1 creature

Saving Throw Will


Your target’s mind tumbles down a deep well of dread, dwelling so intently on deep-seated fears that it’s painful. The target takes 4d6 mental damage with a Will saving throw.

Critical Success The target is unaffected.

Success The target takes half damage and becomes frightened 1.

Failure The target takes full damage and becomes frightened 2.

Critical Failure The target takes double damage and becomes frightened 3.


Heightened (+1) Increase the damage by 2d6.


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EMOTION ENCHANTMENT FEAR MENTAL

Traditions arcane, divine, occult, primal

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Cast [2 Actions] somatic, verbal

Range 30 feet

Targets 1 creature

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