By L. E. Modesitt Jr.
From ny instances bestselling writer L.E. Modesitt comes historical past of Cyador, the hot novel within the Saga of Recluce.
Scarcely a 12 months after the occasions of Cyador's Heirs, Lerial makes use of his mastery of Order and Chaos, the competing usual forces that form his international and outline the magic that exists inside of it, to absolutely damage an Afritan army strength crossing into Cigoerne.
Five years later, Lerial, now an overcaptain and a box commander of Cigoerne's reflect Lancers, needs to lead 3 businesses of troops into Afrit on a project of mutual curiosity: neighboring Heldya is threatening to invade Afrit, and if that kingdom falls, Cigoerne is bound to be next.
The project is either soft and hazardous; Lerial's worth within the attempt to repelling Heldya is indisputable, yet his stricken historical past opposed to Afrit might reopen outdated wounds that might by no means actually heal.
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From big apple instances bestselling writer L. E. Modesitt comes historical past of Cyador, the hot novel within the Saga of Recluce.
Scarcely a yr after the occasions of Cyador's Heirs, Lerial makes use of his mastery of Order and Chaos, the competing usual forces that form his international and outline the magic that exists inside of it, to absolutely spoil an Afritan army strength crossing into Cigoerne.
Five years later, Lerial, now an overcaptain and a box commander of Cigoerne's replicate Lancers, needs to lead 3 businesses of troops into Afrit on a project of mutual curiosity: neighboring Heldya is threatening to invade Afrit, and if that country falls, Cigoerne is bound to be next.
The project is either gentle and unsafe; Lerial's price within the attempt to repelling Heldya is indisputable, yet his stricken heritage opposed to Afrit might reopen outdated wounds that might by no means really heal.
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Extra info for Heritage of Cyador (Saga of Recluce, Book 18)
Faint transmutation; CL 5th; Craft Magic Arms and Armor, ranged weapons. expeditious retreat; Price +1 bonus metaphysical weapon, sever the tie; Price +3 bonus SCARRING STUPEFYING Strong necromancy; ML 15th; Craft Psionic Arms and Armor, On a successful hit, a scarring weapon inflicts 1 point of temporary On a successful hit, a stupefying weapon inflicts 1 point of tem- Charisma score damage. Scarring weapons always feel cold in the porary Intelligence score damage. Stupefying weapons always wielder’s hand, and are typically decorated with carvings of leering appear slightly out-of-focus, and are typically decorated with carv- faces.
In any case, the effective bonus of the item can never be greater than 1/2 the character’s level, rounded down. ANCESTRAL WEAPONS & ARMOR If used by anyone other than the original owner, an ancestral weapon, shield, or suit of armor acts as nothing more than a sim- Ancestral weapons and armor are magic items that begin their ple masterwork item. However, a direct descendant of the original existence as simple masterwork items. Through strong charisma owner can re-activate the item’s powers by empowering it with and the accomplishment of great deeds, the owner of such an item additional XP.
For example, a +2 disarming shortsword is treated as a against them. Such a weapon constantly drips a harmless but dis- +6 shortsword for the purpose of disarming an opponent. gusting protoplasm. Moderate divination; CL 8th; Craft Magic Arms and Armor, true Weapons with this enchantment are always balanced toward the hilt or haft. This ability cannot be applied to ranged weapons. Moderate transmutation; CL 11th; Craft Magic Arms and strike; Price +1 bonus Armor, grease; Price +2 bonus PLANT-DESTROYING Created to battle the servants of the plant orisha, a plant- ELEMENTAL-DESTROYING destroying weapon is capable of damaging the structural weak Crafted for battling the servants of the elemental orisha, an ele- points in a plant, allowing the wielder to score critical hits against mental-destroying weapon is capable of damaging the points of them.