Vorgas Reaching Arm

A quarterstaff made of Bloodoak with a Ruby Inlay made by Vorgas Deneirastas for a finalist in the Tournament of the nine Houses

Category:
staff/wand
Description:

Maximum Threads: 1

Spell Defense: 16

Weapon Size: 5 (about 7 feet length)

Base Damage Step: 5

Thread Rank One

  • Key Knowledge: The wielder must learn the staff’s Name.
  • Information: Vorgas Reaching Arm
  • Legend Point Cost: 200
  • Effect: For 1 Point of strain the wielder can shrink the staff down to a
    size of two feet length. The staff allows the wielder to cast the Counterspell
    spell up to Thread Rank times each day. If the wielder does not have the
    Spellcasting Talent, he may use his Perception Step to make the Spellcasting Test.
    The effect of the Spell is Willforce +5.

Thread Rank Two

  • Key Knowledge: Threadweaving
  • Legend Point Cost: 500
  • Effect: For 1 Point of strain the wielder can increase the size of the staff
    up to a length of 14 feet. The effect of the Counterspell Spell is Willforce +6.

Thread Rank Three

  • Key Knowledge: The wielder must learn which kind of wood was used to create the staff.
    Information: Bloodoak
  • Legend Point Cost: 800
  • Effect: The staff counts as arm of the wielder when casting a spell. The effect
    of the Counterspell Spell is Willforce +8.

Thread Rank Four

  • Deed: Use your blood to fill the Ruby inside the staff
    with Magic. ( 1 Point Blood Magic / Worth 800 LP)
  • Legend Point Cost: 800
  • Effect: The staff now contains a spell matrix of a Rank equal to
    the Thread Rank. Any magician may place a spell without thread
    in the matrix and the wielder may cast that spell thread Rank times
    each day as if casting from a spell matrix.
  • The wearer has to make a willpower test against his Thread Rank before he can make any harmful action, opposing a member of the Deneirastas bloodline.

Thread Rank Five

  • Deed: Gain victory over a Deneirastas family member
    in an official tournament of Iopos. (Worth 1300 LP)
  • Legend Point Cost: 3400
  • Any member of the Deneirastas bloodline has to make a willpower test against the Thread Rank before it can make any harmful action against the wearer.
  • The wearer gains +1 step on his willpower attribute.
  • The Counterspell’s Effect improves to Willforce +10.
  • The spell matrix inside the staff becomes an enhanced matrix.
Bio:

A 7 feet long quarterstaff, topped with a finely carved
ruby. The staff is made of bloodoak, with no threads attached to it, it has the same
characteristics as a normal quarterstaff.

Vorgas Reaching Arm

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