Melf's Acid Arrow

From Baldur's Gate 3 Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Melf's Acid Arrow Icon.png

Melf's Acid Arrow is a Level 2 Evocation Spell. This spell allows spellcasters to shoot a magical arrow that deals Acid damage to a target on impact and at the end of its next turn.


Shoot a green arrow that bursts in a spray of acid. Deals 4d4Damage TypesAcid damage immediately and 2d4Damage TypesAcid damage at the end of the target's next turn.

If the spell misses, the target still takes half the initial damage, but no damage at the end of its next turn.


Action + Level 2 Spell Slot
D4 Acid.png 4d4 (4~16) Damage Types Acid
Extra damage:
D4 Acid.png 2d4 (2~8) Damage Types Acid
Range: 18 m / 60 ft

At Higher Levels

Upcast: Casting this spell at a higher level deals an extra 2d4Damage TypesAcid damage (1d4Damage TypesAcid on impact and at the end of target's turn) for each Spell Slot Level above 2nd.

How to Learn



  • Circle of the Land Circle of the Land Druids who choose the Swamp Land at level 3 learn this spell automatically.
  • Can be cast with Melf's First Staff once per Long Rest. The spell uses a caster's existing spellcasting ability modifier, or otherwise uses Charisma as its casting modifier for a character without a spellcasting ability modifier.


External Links[edit | edit source]