By Robert Jordan
The eagerly awaited sequel to Lord of Chaos, the recent York occasions bestseller that swept the kingdom like a firestorm.
In this quantity, Elayne, Aviendha, and Mat come ever toward the bowl ter'angreal which could opposite the world's unending warmth wave and repair traditional climate. Egwene starts off to assemble all demeanour of girls who can channel—Sea people, Windfinders, clever Ones, and a few unbelievable others. And specially, Rand faces the dread Forsaken Sammael, within the shadows of Shadar Logoth, the place the blood-hungry mist, Mashadar, waits for prey.
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Extra resources for A Crown of Swords (The Wheel of Time, Book 7)
The wind starts at the “subject” hex; it blows in a stream 1 hex wide, for a distance in hexes equal to 5 times the energy put into it, and then dissipates. This wind may cause “knockback” (see p. B106) on someone it hits; roll I die for every full 2 points of energy in the spell, each turn the wind hits them. 8 points of “knockback” will push someone back 1 hex. Duration: 1 minute. SPELL LIST Cost: From 1 to 10. 1 produces a gentle breeze; 4 a wind; 6 a heavy wind: 8 or more a violent blast. Cost to maintain is the same as to cast.
Base Cost: 4; half to maintain. Time to cast: Same as Windstorm. Prerequisite: Windstorm. Lightning Missile Lets spellcaster shoot a bolt of lightning from his fingertip. A good missile spell (see p. 11); not as destructive as Fireball, but accurate at longer ranges. It has SS 13, Acc +3, ½D 50, Max 100. Tends to short out electronic equipment when used in a high-tech environment. However, a lightning bolt cannot be fired through a metal grid, between bars, from within a car, etc. - it will jump to the metal and be lost.
Cost doubles if subject must resist cold of 40 degrees below zero or more; cost triples if subject must resist the cold of absolute zero. Prerequisites: Create Fire, Heat. Item: Staff, wand or jewelry. Affects wearer only. Cost to create: 800 energy, a $500 emerald and a $200 black onyx. Area Prevents ignition of fires within the affected area; matches won’t light, flint won’t make sparks, and so on. Will not extinguish a fire brought in from outside the spell’s area, although such a fire would fail to ignite anything else.
A Crown of Swords (The Wheel of Time, Book 7) by Robert Jordan