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Card Overview

Name: Shriveling
Card Type: Spell
Tags: Ritual
Effect: No
Action: Yes
Reckoning: No
Variants: 4

Card Front

Effect: N/A
Action: Test Lore. If you pass, choose a Monster on your space to lose Health 2 Health.

Then flip this card.

Reckoning: N/A

Card Back

Variant Set Effects
1 01Core Resolve the effect based on your test result:

0 - 1: The ritual echoes in your head until it becomes gibberish. Discard this card unless you lose Sanity 2 Sanity.

2: The enemy's flesh boils and peels away. No additional effect.

3+: Flames and thick smoke envelop your target. The chosen Monster loses Health Health equal to your test result instead.

Then, flip this card. 

2 01Core Resolve the effect based on your test result:

0: The spell backfires, searing your hands. Lose Health 2 Health.

1: The distinct smell of burning flesh lets you know the spell has been cast correctly. Lose Sanity 1 Sanity.

2+: The magic spreads, and the burning flesh peels from your enemies' bodies. Each other Monster on your space also loses Health 2 Health.

Then flip this card. 

3 02
Forsaken Lore
Resolve the effect based on your test result:

0: The magic backfires, assailing your flesh with blisters and pox. Discard this card unless you gain a Poisoned Condition.

1-2: The harmful magic lingers in your body. Lose Health 1 Health.

3+: Your target's flesh writhes and boils, shedding off in a molten husk. The chosen Monster loses Health 4 Health instead.

Then flip this card. 

4 02
Forsaken Lore
Resolve the effect based on your test result:

0-1: Your magic calls attention to your location. Immediately resolve a Combat Encounter against each Monster on your space in the order of your choice.

2+: The beast before you cowers and coils up, shrinking and growing weak. No additional effect.

Then flip this card. 

Notes

Jim Culver Jim Culver starts with this spell.

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