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Weird Wednesday: Feral Dalliance

Feral DallianceFeral Dalliance CR 6
XP 2,400
CE persistent haunt (15 ft.-radius circle)
Caster Level 6th
Notice Perception DC 24 (to notice the hairs on your body stand on end)
hp 27; Trigger proximity; Reset 1 day
Effect When this haunt is triggered, creatures within its area must make a DC 16 Will save or suddenly grow long, sharp teeth and nails. Over the next round they develop a bite (1d6 for Medium size creatures) and two claw attacks (1d4 for Medium size creatures) for ten rounds. During this time they are simultaneously under the effects of a confusion and rage spell, attacking with their new natural weapons. On the tenth round they go unconscious.

Destruction     Find the remains of the dead mage Goriskarr, and dissolve them in acid under the light of a full moon.

Adventure Hook     An inspired apprentice transmuter with an arrogance greater than his talents, Goriskarr bit off more than he could chew—far more literally than he intended. The young wizard’s progress wasn’t fast enough for him, and he sought out the witches of the wild to enhance his knowledge of transformation. They gave it to Goriskarr, making him a feral creature that roamed the countryside until the academy’s guards tracked him and put the crazed apprentice down. Since then his soul has roamed the spot where he died, spreading his ailment to any that pass by.

 

 

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