- Casting Time
- 1 Reaction, which you take in response to being damaged by a creature within 60 feet of you that you can see 60 feet
You point your finger, and the creature that damaged you is momentarily surrounded by hellish flames. The creature must make a Dexterity saving throw. It takes 2d10 fire damage on a failed save, or half as much damage on a successful one.
At Higher Levels. When you cast this spell using a spell slot of 2nd level or higher, the damage increases by 1d10 for each slot level above 1st.
Is Hellish Rebuke Good?
Overall Rating: Blue. This means that hellish rebuke is a great spell and you should strongly consider this spell for your character.
Overall Notes: Awesome use for your reaction. Scales with levels.
Class Specific Ratings for Hellish Rebuke
Oathbreaker paladin: This spell gets you some ranged damage and a good use for your reaction. If you're already using your reaction for things like Sentinel, don't bother wasting spell slots here.