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Hexes are spells that affect things and monsters (usually negatively). They mostly ignore dealing direct damage in favour of inflicting debilitating status effects on enemies. Many effects are resisted by willpower, which can be reduced by a scroll of vulnerability or an orb of guile.


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Icon Name Schools Level Power
Range Noise Flags Books

Level 1

Slow.png Slow Hexes 1 25 LOS 2 Wl check, Dir or target, Needs tracer Book of Debilitation

Level 2

Ensorcelled hibernation.png Ensorcelled Hibernation Hexes/Ice 2 50 LOS 0 Wl check, Dir or target, Needs tracer, Not self Book of Burglary
Book of Dreams

Level 3

Confusing touch.png Confusing Touch Hexes 3 100 2 Wl check, Selfench Book of Debilitation
Book of Misfortune
Dazzling flash.png Dazzling Flash Conjuration/Hexes 3 50 2-3 0 Area, No ghost Book of the Senses
Book of Spectacle
Inner flame.png Inner Flame Fire/Hexes 3 100 LOS 3 Wl check, Not self, Target Book of Flames
Book of Hexes
Portal projectile.png Portal Projectile Hexes/Translocation 3 50 3 Book of the Hunter
Book of Weapons
Summon guardian golem.png Summon Guardian Golem Hexes/Summoning 3 100 3 Book of Callings
Book of Dangerous Friends
Tukima's dance.png Tukima's Dance Hexes 3 100 LOS 3 Wl check, Dir or target, Needs tracer, Not self Great Wizards, Vol. VII
Book of Weapons

Level 4

Anguish.png Anguish Hexes/Necromancy 4 200 LOS 4 Wl check, Area Book of Dreams
Book of Maledictions
Cause fear.png Cause Fear Hexes 4 200 LOS 3 Wl check, Area Book of the Dragon
Book of Hexes
Fulminant prism.png Fulminant Prism Conjuration/Hexes 4 200 4 4 Area, Not self, Target Book of Blasting
Book of Conjurations
Leda's liquefaction.png Leda's Liquefaction Earth/Hexes 4 200 3 Area Book of the Earth
Book of the Hunter

Level 5

Metabolic englaciation.png Metabolic Englaciation Hexes/Ice 5 200 4 Area Book of Sloth
Book of Winter
Silence.png Silence Air/Hexes 5 200 4 Area Book of the Moon
Book of the Senses
Summon mana viper.png Summon Mana Viper Hexes/Summoning 5 100 4 Mons abjure Book of Beasts
Book of the Wilderness
Yara's violent unravelling.png Yara's Violent Unravelling Hexes/Transmutation 5 200 LOS 15 Chaotic, No ghost, Target Great Wizards, Vol. VII
Book of Misfortune

Level 7

Enfeeble.png Enfeeble Hexes 7 200 LOS 7 Wl check, Dir or target, Needs tracer Book of Maledictions
Book of Misfortune

Level 8

Discord.png Discord Hexes 8 200 6 Wl check, Area, Hasty Book of Chaos
Book of Hexes


Main Texts
Book of Debilitation: Slow, Confusing Touch
Book of Hexes: Inner Flame, Cause Fear, Discord
Book of Maledictions: Anguish, Enfeeble
Book of Misfortune: Confusing Touch, Yara's Violent Unravelling, Enfeeble
Other Texts
Book of Beasts: Summon Mana Viper
Book of Blasting: Fulminant Prism
Book of Burglary: Ensorcelled Hibernation
Book of Callings: Summon Guardian Golem
Book of Chaos: Discord
Book of Conjurations: Fulminant Prism
Book of Dangerous Friends: Summon Guardian Golem
Book of the Dragon: Cause Fear
Book of Dreams: Ensorcelled Hibernation, Anguish
Book of the Earth: Leda's Liquefaction
Book of Flames: Inner Flame
Great Wizards, Vol. VII: Tukima's Dance, Yara's Violent Unravelling
Book of the Hunter: Portal Projectile, Leda's Liquefaction
Book of the Moon: Silence
Book of the Senses: Dazzling Flash, Silence
Book of Sloth: Metabolic Englaciation
Book of Spectacle: Dazzling Flash
Book of Weapons: Tukima's Dance, Portal Projectile
Book of the Wilderness: Summon Mana Viper
Book of Winter: Metabolic Englaciation


See Also

Weapons Short BladesLong BladesRanged Weapons

AxesMaces & FlailsPolearmsStavesUnarmed CombatThrowing

Physical FightingArmourDodgingStealthShields
Magical SpellcastingInvocationsEvocations
Spell Schools AirConjurationsEarthFireHexesIceNecromancyPoisonSummoningTranslocationsTransmutations