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Bard Spells

From DDO Compendium


Class Bard Icon.png This is a list of bard spells.. Bard spells are more focused on buffing and healing but do have some offensive spells

Level 1 Spells[edit]

Name Effect Levels
Spell Cure Light Wounds Icon.pngCure Light Wounds
Conjuration (Healing)
Spell Points: 6

Metamagics: Empower, Maximize, Quicken, Enlarge, Intensify
Target: Friend, Self, Undead Foe
Positive energy is channeled to heal light wounds of your target or damage undead for 1d6+2 hit points plus an additional 1 per character level, up to caster level 5. Undead who make a successful Will save reduce the damage by half.

Clr/Fvs 1, Rng 2, Brd 1, Pal 1, Drd 1
Spell Expeditious Retreat Icon.pngExpeditious Retreat
Transmutation
Spell Points: 10

Metamagics: Extend, Quicken
Target: Self
Increases your Base Run Speed by 25%

Brd 1, Sor/Wiz 1, Wlk 1

Level 2 Spells[edit]

Name Effect Levels
Spell Blur Icon.pngBlur
Illusion
Spell Points: 15

Metamagics: Enlarge, Extend, Quicken
Target: Friend, Self
You are concealed with a magical aura that blurs your outline, making it harder for opponents to hit you.

Brd 2, Sor/Wiz 2, Wlk 2
Spell Hold Person Icon.pngHold Person
Enchantment (Mind-Affecting)
Spell Points: 15 (20 for Wiz and Sor)

Metamagics: Quicken, Heighten, Enlarge, Embolden
Target: Foe (Humanoid)
The target enemy humanoid becomes paralyzed and freezes in place. It is aware, but can take no actions for a maximum of 6 seconds per caster level. The enemy may attempt a new Will save every 3 seconds. Humanoids include kobolds, goblinoids, player races except for warforged, troglodytes, and more, but does not include Monstrous Humanoids

Brd 2, Clr/Fvs 2, Sor/Wiz 3
Spell Rage Icon.pngRage
Enchantment
Spell Points: 20 (15 Bard)

Metamagics: Enlarge, Extend, Quicken
Target: Friend, Self
Creatures within the AOE Radius are now raged, gaining the following effects:

Brd 2, Sor/Wiz 3

Level 3 Spells[edit]

Name Effect Levels
Spell Blindness Icon.pngBlindness
Necromancy
Spell Points: 10

Metamagics: Enlarge, Heighten, Quicken
Target: Foe
Causes the target to be blinded for the selected duration if they fail a Fortitude saving throw

Brd 3, Clr 3, Fvs 3, Sor/Wiz 2
Spell Cure Serious Wounds Icon.pngCure Serious Wounds
Conjuration (Healing)
Spell Points: 12

Metamagics: Empower, Maximize, Quicken, Enlarge, Intensify
Target: Friend, Self, Foe (Undead)
Positive energy is channeled to heal serious wounds of your target or damage undead for 3d6+6 hit points plus an additional 1 for every caster level up to caster level 15. Undead who make a successful Will save reduce the damage by half.

Brd 3, Clr/FvS 3, Pal 4, Rng 4
Spell Good Hope Icon.pngGood Hope
Enchantment (Compulsion)(Mind-Affecting)
Spell Points: 20

Metamagics: Enlarge, Extend, Quicken
Target: Friend, Self
You gain:

Brd 3
Spell Haste Icon.pngHaste
Transmutation
Spell Points: 20

Metamagics: Enlarge, Eschew, Extend, Quicken
Target: Friend, Self
Yourself and Allies around you are hasted for a duration equal to 6 times your caster level. This spell dispels Slow when cast and grants the following effects:

  • 32% Enhancement Bonus to Run Speed
  • 15% enhancement bonus to Attack Speed
  • +1 untyped bonus to attack rolls
  • +1% Dodge
  • +1 Reflex Saves.
Brd 3, Sor/Wiz 3, Wlk 3
Spell Remove Curse Icon.pngRemove Curse
Abjuration
Spell Points: 20

Metamagics: Quicken, Enlarge
Target: Friend, Self
Removes all curses on an ally. Counters and dispels Bestow Curse.

Brd 3, Clr/Fvs 3, Pal 3, Sor/Wiz 3

Level 4 Spells[edit]

Name Effect Levels
Spell Freedom of Movement Icon.pngFreedom of Movement
Abjuration
Spell Points: 25

Metamagics: Extend, Quicken, Enlarge
Target: Friend, Self
This spell enables an ally to move and attack normally for the duration of the spell while under the influence of magic that impedes movement, such as paralysis, entanglement, or solid fog.

Brd 4, Clr/Fvs 4, Drd 4, Rng 4
Spell Neutralize Poison Icon.pngNeutralize Poison
Conjuration
Spell Points: 25

Metamagics: Enlarge, Eschew, Extend, Quicken
Target: Friend, Self
You dispel any poison effects on the target, and grant the target immunity to poison effects for a duration equal to 3 * your caster level

Brd 4, Clr/Fvs 4, Pal 4, Drd 3, Rng 3

Level 5 Spells[edit]

None

Level 6 Spells[edit]

None