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|Fires a penetrating bolt of poison.|
Venom Bolt is a monster-only bolt spell which causes poison damage to all enemies that it strikes along its path, both immediately and over time by poisoning them. Poison resistance reduces the damage dealt by this spell by 66% and prevents the poison effect 66% of the time. Targets with complete poison immunity, including the undead and nonliving, are completely unaffected by this spell.
The following enemies cast Venom Bolt:
- S Aizul (3d18 damage)
- H Arachne (3d21 damage)
- @ Erica (3d14 damage)
- 2 Green death (3d18 damage)
- S Guardian serpent (3d13 damage)
- N Naga mage (3d12 damage)
- N Nagaraja (3d19 damage)
- Q Tengu reaver (3d21 damage)
- Prior to 0.25, Venom Bolt was a level 5 Conjurations/Poison Magic spell available to players.
- Prior to 0.12, Venom Bolt did less damage.