This article is about the spell; for the feat, see Contagion (feat).

Spell level: cleric 3; druid 3; sorcerer/wizard 4

Innate level: 3
School: necromancy
Components: verbal, somatic
Range: touch
Area of effect: single
Duration: instant
Save: fortitude negates
Spell resistance: yes
Additional counterspells: remove disease

Description: The target creature is struck down with one of the following debilitating diseases, randomly chosen: blinding sickness, cackle fever, mindfire, red ache, shakes, or slimy doom.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • In addition to the diseases listed in the description, filth fever is a possible result of this spell.
  • The saving throw is for the disease, not for this spell directly. (So the DC is determined solely by the disease; factors like spell focus do not apply.)

Custom content notes[edit | edit source]

  • script: NW_S0_Contagion
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