Caustic Blast                                 Earth/Water Attack

Duration (burning): 1 hour                             Minimum Cost: 22 mana
Duration (scars): (level / 4) hours

Syntax: cast 'caustic blast' <target>

With this spell, a mage of earth and water may blast her foe with
stinging, caustic acid. This will deal acid damage and, if unsaved, will
cling to the target. The clinging acid will cause ugly burns, damaging the
victim's charisma for a long time, and will furthermore continue to burn him
painfully for a short period. Should the target be struck again and again
fail to save, the intensity of the continuous burn will increase (up to a
limit), and its duration will be renewed.

Primary Attribute: Intelligence

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