Attack spells

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Attack spells deal direct damage to monsters (and occasionally yourself!). Some have secondary effects

The following roles can gain skills in the Attack school:

Attack spells
Max Role
Role Skill
Archeologist Basic
Barbarian Skilled
Caveman Basic
Knight Skilled
Monk Basic
Samurai Skilled
Valkyrie Basic
Wizard Expert

The following spellbooks teach you Attack spells:

Spellbook Spell level Direction Relative probability Probability conditional on price Actions to read Skill changes
Spellbook of force bolt 1 beam 3.56% 12.2% 4
Spellbook of drain life 2 beam 1.01% 4.3% 4
Spellbook of magic missile 2 ray 4.58% 19.1% 4
Spellbook of cone of cold 4 ray (distant if skilled) 1.01% 8.3% 23 S
Spellbook of fireball 4 ray (distant if skilled) 2.03% 16.7% 14 S
Spellbook of finger of death 7 ray 0.5% 25.0% 82

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