Barkskin is a Level 2 Transmutation Spell. This spell allows spellcasters to fortify the defense of a willing creature and increase their Armour Class. While under the effect of this spell, the target's skin has a bark-like texture.
Touch a willing creature to toughen its skin and increase its Armour Class up to 16.
- Action + Level 2 Spell Slot
- Range: 1.5 m / 5 ft
At higher levelsCasting this spell at a higher level grants no additional benefit.
How to learn
- Class Level 5: Ranger
- While similar to Mage Armour, Barkskin doesn't modify the base armour class, it instead sets the total armour class to 16 if it would have been lower.