Blight Caster Tree

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Tree For: Blight Caster
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Overview
Core enhancements
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SpentRequirements
Enhancement This is Your Nature- Thorn Icon.png
The Cycle of Decays
  • +5 Force Spellpower
  • +5 Poison Spellpower
  • +5 Negative Spellpower
  • +5 Acid Spellpower
110
  • Blight Caster 1
Enhancement This is Your Nature- Thorn Icon.png
Spread the Blight
  • While casting offensive spells, enemy gets debuffed with Blight
  • +5 Force Spellpower
  • +5 Poison Spellpower
  • +5 Negative Spellpower
  • +5 Acid Spellpower


Blight:

  • -1 Save
  • -20% Positive Healing
115
  • The Cycle of Decays
  • Blight Caster 3
Enhancement Death Eater Icon.png
Death Eater
  • Upon killing an enemy gain:
    • Temporary Hit Points equal to your Wisdom score
    • Stacks up to 3 times
    • Refreshed on each kill
  • +5 Force Spellpower
  • +5 Poison Spellpower
  • +5 Negative Spellpower
  • +5 Acid Spellpower
1110
  • Spread the Blight
  • Blight Caster 6
Enhancement This is Your Nature- Thorn Icon.png
Blight upon Blight
  • Permanent Death Block
  • Blight debuff is updated to:
    • -2 Saves
    • -40% incoming Positive Healing
  • Death Eater now stacks to 4
  • +5 Force Spellpower
  • +5 Poison Spellpower
  • +5 Negative Spellpower
  • +5 Acid Spellpower
1120
  • Death Eater
  • Blight Caster 12
Enhancement Vile Eruption Icon.png
Vile Eruption
  • Earthquake now deals:
    • +2d6+1 Acid Damage
    • Ticks every 3 seconds
    • This is in addition to the regular damage
  • Death Eater now stacks to 5
  • +5 Force Spellpower
  • +5 Poison Spellpower
  • +5 Negative Spellpower
  • +5 Acid Spellpower
1130
  • Blight upon Blight
  • Blight Caster 18
Spell Creeping Doom Icon.png
Master of Decay
Spell Creeping Doom Icon.pngSpell-Like Ability:
Creeping Doom
Metamagic: Embolden, Empower, Enlarge, Heighten, Intensify, Maximize, Quicken
Cooldown: 15 Seconds
Activation Cost: 25 Spell Points

Summons a cloud of voracious insects and unleashes them on your enemies. The insect cloud will slowly home on the target, and when it strikes insects will burst outward, affecting every enemy within the area of effect. Enemies hit by the insects take 2 to 20 acid damage, plus 1 to 10 per 3 caster levels, every 2 seconds for 16 seconds.
Metamagic Feats may be used when casting Spell-Like Abilities at no additional cost.


Passive:

  • +2 Wisdom
  • +2 Constitution
  • Blight now has:
    • -4 Saves
    • -60% Positive Healing
  • +5 Force Spellpower
  • +5 Poison Spellpower
  • +5 Negative Spellpower
  • +5 Acid Spellpower
1140
  • Vile Eruption
  • Blight Caster 20
Tier 1 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAction
Points
SpentRequirements
Enhancement Flowers in the Thorn Icon.png
Prickly
Rank 1:
  • +1 Physical Resistance Rating
Rank 2:
  • +2 Physical Resistance Rating
Rank 3:
  • +3 Physical Resistance Rating
  • +1 Damage with Weapons
311
  • Blight Caster 1
Enhancement Kiss of the Blight Icon.png
Kiss of the Blight
Rank 1:
  • +5% Poison Absorption
  • +5% Acid Absorption
Rank 2:
  • +10% Poison Absorption
  • +10% Acid Absorption
Rank 3:
  • +15% Poison Absorption
  • +15% Acid Absorption
311
  • Blight Caster 1
Spell Thorn Strike Icon.png
Thorn or Bile I

Multiple Selection

Choose between two different SLAs
311
  • Blight Caster 1
Spell Critical- Acid Icon.png
Sharp Edges I
  • +1% Force Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Physical Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Negative Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Poison Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Acid Spell Critical Change
111
  • Blight Caster 1
Enhancement Toxin Affinity Icon.png
Lore of the Great Plagues
Rank 1:
  • +1 Poison Saving Throw
  • +1 Disease Saving Throw
Rank 2:
  • +2 Poison Saving Throw
  • +2 Disease Saving Throw
Rank 3:
  • +3 Poison Saving Throw
  • +3 Disease Saving Throw
  • +5 Poison Spell Power
  • +5 Negative Spell Power
311
  • Blight Caster 1
Tier 2 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAction
Points
SpentRequirements
Feat Master of Poisons Icon.png
Defiled Growth

When casting Entangle, Spike Growth or Grasping Thorns gain:

  • +1d4 Negative Energy Damage per spell level
  • Ticks every 2 seconds
125
  • Blight Caster 2
Efficient Maximize Icon.png
Efficient Metamagic

Multiple Selection

Reduce Metamagic cost by +2/4/6 (Empower), +3/6/9 (Maximize), +1/2/4 (Quicken)
325
  • Blight Caster 2
Spell Splinterbolt Icon.png
Thorn or Bile II

Multiple Selection

Choose between two different SLAs
315
  • Thorn or Bile I
  • Blight Caster 2
Spell Critical- Acid Icon.png
Sharp Edges II
  • +1% Force Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Physical Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Negative Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Poison Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Acid Spell Critical Change
115
  • Blight Caster 2
Enhancement This is Your Nature- Thorn Icon.png
Every Rose Has Its Thorns

While in Thorn Kin, Thorn Knight or Blighted Wolf Wildshape gain:

125
  • Blight Caster 2
Tier 3 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAction
Points
SpentRequirements
Enhancement Outbreak Icon.png
Outbreak

While casting Contagion or Insidious Spores:

  • Effect is now an AOE around target
1210
  • Blight Caster 3
Efficient Maximize Icon.png
Efficient Metamagic

Multiple Selection

Reduce Metamagic cost by +2/4/6 (Empower), +3/6/9 (Maximize), +1/2/4 (Quicken)
3210
  • Blight Caster 3
Spell Enveloping Swarm Icon.png
Enveloping Swarm
Spell Enveloping Swarm Icon.pngSpell-Like Ability:
Enveloping Swarm
Metamagic: Embolden, Empower, Enlarge, Heighten, Intensify, Maximize, Quicken

A swarm of voracious insects envelops your target dealing 2d6 acid damage + 1d6 every 3 druid levels every 2 seconds for 16 seconds.
Metamagic Feats may be used when casting Spell-Like Abilities at no additional cost.
Rank 1:
  • Activation Cost: 8 Spell Points
  • Cooldown: 16 seconds
Rank 2:
  • Activation Cost: 6 Spell Points
  • Cooldown: 12 seconds
Rank 3:
  • Activation Cost: 4 Spell Points
  • Cooldown: 8 seconds
3110
  • Thorn or Bile II
  • Blight Caster 3
Spell Critical- Acid Icon.png
Sharp Edges III
  • +1% Force Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Physical Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Negative Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Poison Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Acid Spell Critical Change
1110
  • Blight Caster 3
Increase Ability (Constitution-Wisdom) Icon.png
Wisdom or Constitution

Multiple Selection

+1 to either Wisdom or Constitution
1210
  • Blight Caster 3
Tier 4 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAction
Points
SpentRequirements
Feat Epic Spell Power- Poison Icon.png
Poison of the Hydra

When casting Poison:

  • Applies to up to 5 targets
  • Strips poison damage immunity
    • Lasts 30 seconds
  • Does 2 to 5 Poison damage per caster level
    • Ticks every 4 seconds
    • Lasts for 12 seconds
    • Fortitude save for 1/2 damage
  • Creatures immune to Constitution damage:
    • Only take the poison damage
1220
  • Blight Caster 4
Enhancement Summon Raven Icon.png
An Unkindness of Ravens

A swarm of ravens blasts through you and a narrow path ahead. Enemies in the way tak:

  • 1d3 piercing damage per druid level
  • Save or be confused or blinded
    • Each must be done separately
    • DC: 20 + Druid Level + Conjuration Modifier
Rank 1:
  • Cooldown: 2 Minutes
Rank 2:
  • Cooldown: 1 Minute 30 Seconds
Rank 3:
  • Cooldown: 1 Minute
  • While a raven summon is active from falconry upon use, gain:
    • +1d6 piercing damage to blind targets for every Blight Caster level
      • Lasts 10 seconds
      • Can only apply once every 2 seconds
4120
  • Blight Caster 4
Spell Thorn Bloom Icon.png
Thorn or Bile III

Multiple Selection

Choose between two different SLAs
3120
  • Enveloping Swarm
  • Blight Caster 4
Spell Critical- Acid Icon.png
Sharp Edges IV
  • +1% Force Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Physical Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Negative Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Poison Spell Critical Change
  • +1% Acid Spell Critical Change
1120
  • Blight Caster 4
Increase Ability (Constitution-Wisdom) Icon.png
Wisdom or Constitution

Multiple Selection

+1 to either Wisdom or Constitution
1220
  • Wisdom or Constitution (Tier 3)
  • Blight Caster 4
Tier 5 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAction
Points
SpentRequirements
Enhancement Flowers in the Thorn Icon.png
Coated Thorns

Multiple Selection

Choose between two different SLAs
1230
  • Character Level 12
  • Blight Caster 5
Enhancement Erosion Icon.png
Everything Decays
Rank 1:
  • +5 Acid Spell Power
  • +5 Poison Spell Power
Rank 2:
  • +10 Acid Spell Power
  • +10 Poison Spell Power
Rank 3:
  • +15 Acid Spell Power
  • +15 Poison Spell Power
  • Acid Spells remove Acid Immunity
    • Lasts 30 seconds
3130
  • Character Level 12
  • Blight Caster 5
Spell Grasping Thorns Icon.png
Grasping Thorns
Spell Grasping Thorns Icon.pngSpell-Like Ability:
Grasping Thorns
Metamagic: Empower, Maximize, Quicken, Heighten

Powerful thorny vines rip out of the ground seizing all enemies in the area. Enemies save vs Reflex or become entangled, with a reoccurring Strength save to break free. Targets also take 1d7 piercing damage every 2 seconds. All enemy movement through the area is slowed by 30%, no save. Area of effect fire spells with destroy these vines and free any entangled creatures. Incorporeal creatures and oozes are naturally immune. Fire elementals and other fire creatures are immune because they burn through the plants.
Metamagic Feats may be used when casting Spell-Like Abilities at no additional cost.
Rank 1:
  • Activation Cost: 30 Spell Points
  • Cooldown: 1 Minute
Rank 2:
  • Activation Cost: 25 Spell Points
  • Cooldown: 45 seconds
Rank 3:
  • Activation Cost: 20 Spell Points
  • Cooldown: 30 seconds
3130
  • Character Level 12
  • Blight Caster 5
Enhancement Ascendant Shroud Icon.png
Doomsayer
  • +1 Conjuration DC
  • +1 Evocation DC
  • +1 Necromancy DC
1230
  • Character Level 12
  • Blight Caster 5