- Casting Time
- 1 Action
- Sel F (100-Foot Line
- Materials Required
- A bit of fur and a rod of amber, crystal, or glass
A stroke of lightning forming a line 100 feet long and 5 feet wide blasts out from you in a direction you choose. Each creature in the line must make a Dexterity saving throw. A creature takes 8d6 lightning damage on a failed save, or half as much damage on a successful one.
The lightning ignites flammable objects in the area that aren’t being worn or carried.
At Higher Levels. When you cast this spell using a spell slot of 4th level or higher, the damage increases by 1d6 for each slot level above 3rd.
Is Lightning Bolt Good?
Overall Rating: Blue. This means that lightning bolt is a great spell and you should strongly consider this spell for your character.
Overall Notes: Does as much damage as fireball but has a less effective AoE because it’s a line rather than a circle.