Ghostly Fireball

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Version 0.31: This article is up to date for the latest stable release of Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup.
Hurls an exploding ball of negative energy which drains any living creature it engulfs.

Ghostly Fireball is a monster-only spell which behaves much like the Fireball spell, dealing heavy, unavoidable damage to everything caught in its 3×3 blast radius. Unlike Fireball, however, it deals pure negative energy damage.

The following enemies cast Ghostly Fireball:

Additionally, a 6 Demonspawn blood saint.png Blood saint's Legendary Destruction spell can result in a ghostly fireball.


  • Prior to 0.19, this spell dealt partially-irrestistable negative energy damage and healed any undead affected by it.
  • Prior to 0.17, Ghostly Fireball's damage partially bypassed AC.
  • Ghostly Fireball was added in 0.13.