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Touch of Idiocy

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Name: Touch of Idiocy
School: Enchantment (Compulsion) (Mind-affecting)
Spell Level: AotS 1, Sor/Wiz 2, Wlk 1
Components: VerbalIcon tooltip.pngVerbal: A verbal component is a spoken incantation. You cannot cast spells that require this component if you cannot act or speak. Certain rare spells, such as Silence Creature, may temporarily disable spells that require verbal components., SomaticIcon tooltip.pngSomatic: A somatic component is a measured and precise movement of the hand. You cannot cast spells that require this component if you cannot move causing arcane spell failure resulting in a ruined spell. Spells without a somatic component may be used with disregard to Arcane Spell Failure chance. Note - that characters make the same arm gestures for most spells in DDO, so you can't tell which spells require this component by watching your character's animations.
Spell Point Cost: 5
Metamagic: Enlarge, Quicken
Target: Foe
Range: Touch
Duration: 30 seconds per caster level
Saving Throw: None
Spell Resistance: Yes
Cooldown: 2.5 seconds (Wiz), 1.75 seconds (Sor)


Reduces an enemy's mental faculties, giving a 1d6 penalty to Intelligence, Wisdom and Charisma scores. Also briefly renders your target vulnerable to future mental attacks (Will -5) for 15 seconds.

Target's Abilities scores may not be reduced to less than 1.

This spell’s effect may make it impossible for the target to cast some or all of its spells, if the requisite Ability score drops below the minimum required to cast spells of that level.

Curable by Lesser Restoration, Restoration, Heal, and Panacea spells.