Chromatic Orb: Lightning

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Chromatic Orb Lightning.webp

Chromatic Orb: Lightning is a level 1 evocation spell. This spell is a variant of Chromatic Orb Chromatic Orb. This variant allows spellcasters to hurl a ball of electricity, dealing Lightning damage and creating an Electrified Surface.


Hurl a sphere of energy that deals 2d8Damage TypesLightning damage and creates an Electrified Surface.


Action + Level 1 Spell Slot
D8 Lightning.png 2d8 (2~16) Damage TypesLightning damage
Attack roll
 Range: 18 m / 60 ft
Creates Area: Electrified Water

At higher levels

  • Upcast: Casting this spell at a higher level deals an extra 1d8Damage TypesLightning damage for each Spell Slot Level above 1st.

Area: Electrified Water

Electrified Water Electrified Water

Duration: 2 turns

AoE: 2 m / 7 ft (UNKNOWN SHAPE)

Deals 1d4Damage TypesLightning damage per turn.

Type: Surface

Condition: Electrocuted

Electrocuted Electrocuted
  • Takes 1d4Damage TypesLightning damage at the start of each turn.

How to learn

This spell is a variation of:
Chromatic Orb Chromatic Orb