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Dungeons & Dragons 5e Spell


Staggering Smite

Level 4 •

Casting Time: 1 bonus action
Range: Self
Components: V
Duration: Concentration
, up to 1 minute
Damage Type: Psychic

Save: Wisdom
The next time you hit a creature with a melee weapon attack during this spell's duration, your weapon pierces both body and mind, and the attack deals an extra 4d6 psychic damage to the target. The target must make a Wisdom saving throw. On a failed save, it has disadvantage on attack rolls and ability checks, and can't take reactions, until the end of its next turn.
Verbal Component: Oppugno Vastare Ferio
Verbal Component (Alternative): By my oath, your mind I blight, I strike you down with a staggering smite.

Class: Paladin

Tags: Damage

Source: Player's Handbook [5th Edition] (page 278)

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