Index of Spells by Descriptor - Cold

Name
Save - Res Level Comps
Dur Range Recharge
Description
Algid Enhancement (M)
  Arc 6, Clr 6  
    General

Grant bonuses to creatures of the cold subtype.

Animate Snow
  Arc 6, Drd 6  
    General

Turns snow into creatures to fight for you.

Anticold Sphere
  Arc 5, Drd 5, Sor/Wiz 5  
    1 hour

Mobile energy field provides immunity to cold.

Arctic Haze
  Arc 3, Drd 3, Sor/Wiz 3  
    1 hour

Fog obscures vision and deals 4 cold damage/round.

Greater Aura of Cold
  Arc 7, Clr 7, Drd 7  
    General

Intense cold deals 2d6 damage to creatures within 10 ft.

Lesser Aura of Cold
  Arc 3, Clr 3, Drd 3, Pal 4, Rgr 4  
    General

Intense cold deals 1d6 damage to creatures within 5 ft.

Binding Snow
  Arc 3, Clr 3, Drd 3, Pal 3, Rgr 3  
    6 hours

Snow freezes, impeding movement.

Blizzard
  Arc 5, Drd 5, Winter 5  
    General

Temperature drops and powerful blizzard reduces visibility to zero.

Blood Snow
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2, Sor/Wiz 3  
    General

Area of fallen snow drains 1d2 points of Con/round and causes nausea.

Boreal Wind
  Arc 5, Brd 5, Clr 5, Drd 4, Sor/Wiz 5  
    General

Gust of cold wind deals 1d4 cold damage/level and knocks creatures back.

Brumal Stiffening
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2, Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Brittle weapon's hardness reduced by 5.

Call Avalanche
  Arc 5, Drd 5  
    General

Avalanche of ice and snow falls from the sky, burying subjects.

Chill Metal
Will negates (object) - Yes (object) Arc 2, Artificer 2, Blg 2, Cold 2, Drd 2 V, S, DF
7 rounds Close General

Cold metal damages those who touch it.

Chill of the Grave
  Deathbound 1  
    General

Ray causes cold damage.

Cold Fire
  Arc 1, Clr 1, Drd 1  
    General

Fire becomes blue and white, emits cold.

Cold Snap
  Arc 6, Clr 6, Drd 5  
    General

You lower temperature in area.

Coldscream
  Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Deal 1d6/level (max 10d6) sonic and cold (half each) damage in a cone.

Column of Ice
  Arc 3, Drd 3, Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Column of ice erupts from ground, lifting anything in its area into the air.

Cometstrike
  Arc 9, Drd 9  
    General

Three comets per round strike targets, each dealing 3d6 bludgeoning damage and 1d4/level cold damage.

Cone of Cold
Reflex half - Yes Cold 6, Sor/Wiz 5, Water 6, Wmg 5, Wuj 5 V, S, M/DF
Instant 60 ft. General

1d6/level cold damage.

Conjure Ice Beast I
  Arc 1, Clr 1, Drd 1, Rgr 1  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast II
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2, Rgr 2  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast III
  Arc 3, Clr 3, Drd 3, Rgr 3  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast IV
  Arc 4, Clr 4, Drd 4, Rgr 4  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast IX
  Arc 9, Clr 9, Drd 9  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast V
  Arc 5, Clr 5, Drd 5  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast VI
  Arc 6, Clr 6, Drd 6  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast VII
  Arc 7, Clr 7, Drd 7  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Beast VIII
  Arc 8, Clr 8, Drd 8  
    General

Conjures ice creature to fight for you.

Conjure Ice Object
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2  
    5 minutes

Conjures an object made of ice.

Control Temperature
  Arc 3, Drd 3, Sor/Wiz 3  
    General

Raise or lower temperature by one band/5 levels.

Corona of Cold
  Arc 3, Clr 3, Drd 3  
    General

Aura of cold protects you, damages others.

Creeping Cold (F)
  Arc 2, Drd 2  
    General

Creature feels chill that increases with each round.

Greater Creeping Cold (F)
  Arc 4, Drd 4, Shu 4  
    General

As creeping cold, but longer duration and more damage.

Crunchy Snow
  Arc 1, Drd 1, Rgr 1  
    General

-20 penalty on Move Silently checks in area.

Death Hail
  Arc 6, Drd 6, Winter 6  
    General

Summons a storm of death hail dealing 1d2 points of Strength and Constitution damage.

Defile Snow and Ice
  Arc 3, Clr 3  
    General

Grants undead a +4 profane bonus

Detect Fire
  Arc 1, Clr 1  
    General

Detect fire within 60 ft.

Dispel Fire
  Arc 5, Clr 5  
    General

Cancels fire spells and effects.

Ease of Breath
  Arc 1, Clr 1, Drd 1, Rgr 1  
    General

+20 inherent bonus on Fortitude saves to resist altitude sickness.

Elemental Shroud
  Sor/Wiz 5  
    General

Grant undead creatures armor and turn bonuses and deal elemental damage upon being struck by a foe or striking a foe.

Energy Spheres
  Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Five colored spheres attack with or negate acid, cold, electricity, fire, and sonic damage.

Entomb (M)
  Arc 6, Drd 6, Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Captures subjects in blocks of ice, suffocating them.

Field Of Icy Razors (F)
  Sor/Wiz 8  
    General

Creatures in area take normal and cold damage, might be slowed.

Fimbulwinter (XP)
  Arc 9, Clr 9, Drd 8, Sor/Wiz 8, Winter 9  
    General

Creates winter weather for miles around you that lasts for months.

Fire Shield
- Arc 4, Duskblade 4, Fire 5, Retribution 4, Shu 4, Sor/Wiz 4, Sun 4, Wmg 3, Wuj 4 V, S, M/DF
1 round/level (D) Personal General

Creatures attacking you take fire damage; you're protected from heat or cold.

Mass Fire Shield
  Sor/Wiz 5, Wmg 5  
    General

Creatures attacking allies take damage; allies are protected from fire or cold.

Flash-Freeze
  Arc 2, Drd 2  
    General

Earth, stone, and water become frozen.

Fortify Cold Creatures
  Arc 1, Clr 1  
    General

Cold subtype creatures gain +1 sacred bonus on attacks and saves against fire effects.

Freeze
  Arc 6, Drd 6  
    General

Ray encases target in ice, dealing 2d6 cold each round.

Freeze Armor
  Arc 4, Clr 4, Drd 4  
    General

Locks up suits of metal armor and equipment, dealing damage and impeding movement.

Freezing Claw
  Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Flying hand deals cold damage and freezes targets.

Freezing Fog
  Sor/Wiz 6  
    30 minutes

Freezing fog deals 1d6 cold damage each round, and creatures must make a Reflex save or fall. Ballance DC 10 to move. Max speed* 5.

Freezing Glance
  Sor/Wiz 6  
    5 minutes

Gaze freezes subjects in place.

Freezing Sphere
Reflex half; see text - Yes Ocean 6, Sor/Wiz 6, Wmg 6 V, S, F
Instant or 1 round/level; see text Long General

Freezes water or deals cold damage.

Frost Breath
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2, Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Icy breath deals 1d4 damage/2 levels.

Frost Fingers
  Sor/Wiz 1  
    General

Area attack deals 1d4/level (max 5d4) cold damage. Liquids in containers freeze.

Frost Touch
None - Yes Sor/Wiz 0 V, S
Instant Touch General

Touch attack deals 1d6 cold damage.

Frostbite
  Arc 1, Drd 1  
    General

Fort save or take 1d6 nonlethal cold damage and be fatigued.

Frostbite 2
  Arc 5, Clr 5  
    General

Chilled air causes 6d6 cold damage and 2d6 Dex damage.

Frostburn
  Arc 4, Clr 4  
    General

Touch deals 3d12 frostburn damage +1/level (max +20).

Lesser Frostburn
  Arc 2, Clr 2  
    General

Touch deals 1d12 frostburn damage +1/level (max +5).

Mass Frostburn
  Arc 6, Clr 6  
    General

Deals 3d12 +1/level (max +20) frostburn damage to many creatures.

Frostfell
  Arc 8, Drd 8, Sor/Wiz 9  
    6 hours

Intense cold turns all subjects in area into ice.

Frostfell Slide
  Arc 4, Drd 4, Rgr 4  
    6 hours

Move instantly from one area of frostfell to another.

Gelid Blood
  Sor/Wiz 5  
    General

Subject takes 4 penalty on attacks, AC, and Str- and Dex-related checks, 50% failure of spells with somatic components.

Glacial Globe of Invulnerability
  Arc 4, Clr 4, Sor/Wiz 3  
    General

Stops 1st- through 3rd-level fire spell effects and provides concealment.

Glacial Ward
  Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Subject gains SR 18 against fire spells and effects.

Greater Glacial Ward (M)
  Sor/Wiz 7  
    General

Area around you provides SR 25 against fi re spells and effects.

Glacier
  Arc 8, Drd 8  
    General

Conjures glaciers that attack your enemies.

Glaze Lock
  Sor/Wiz 1  
    1 hour

Jams locks with snow and ice, raising Open Lock DC by 10 and lock's hardness by 5.

Hailstones
  Sor/Wiz 3  
    General

Frigid globes deal 5d6 cold damage.

Heartfreeze
  Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Subject exhausted, dies in 1d3+2 rounds.

Heat Drain
  Arc 8, Clr 8  
    General

Subjects take 1d6 cold damage/level, you gain equal amount hp.

Heat Leech
  Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Subject takes 1d8 points of cold damage/round.

Hibernal Healing
  Arc 5, Clr 5, Drd 4  
    General

You absorb ice, slush, and snow, curing 10 points/level of damage (max 150).

Hypothermia
  Arc 4, Clr 4, Drd 3  
    General

Causes 1d6 cold damage/level, fatigue.

Ice Axe
  Arc 3, Clr 3  
    General

You create a battleaxe made of ice.

Ice Blast
  Wuj 2  
    General

Deal 1d6/2 levels (max 10d6) cold damage in a cone.

Ice Burst
  Sor/Wiz 3  
    General

Chunks of ice deal 1d4 points of cold damage and 1 point of blunt damage/level (max 10d4 + 10).

Ice Castle (F)
  Sor/Wiz 7  
    General

Creates castle of snow and ice with an array of magical effects.

Ice Claw
  Sor/Wiz 7  
    General

Claw of ice grapples and deals cold damage.

Ice Claw Prison
  Sor/Wiz 7  
    General

Ice claw grapples and deals normal and cold damage.

Ice Dagger
  Sor/Wiz 1  
    General

Splash weapon deals target 1d4 cold damage per level, plus area damage.

Ice Darts
  Brd 2, Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Icicle missiles deal 2d4 damage, half of which is cold.

Ice Flowers
  Arc 6, Clr 6, Drd 5  
    General

Ice and earth deal 1d6 damage/level.

Ice Gauntlet
  Arc 1, Clr 1  
    General

A spiked gauntlet of ice forms around your fist.

Ice Knife
  Asn 2, Sor/Wiz 2, Wmg 2, Wuj 2  
    General

Ranged attack, 1d8 points of cold damage and 2 cold Dexterity damage.

Ice Rift
  Arc 6, Clr 6, Drd 6, Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Intense quake shakes 40-ft. radius spread of ice.

Ice Shape
  Arc 3, Clr 3, Drd 3, Sor/Wiz 5  
    General

Sculpts ice into any shape.

Ice Slick
  Arc 1, Clr 1  
    General

Creates a 20-ft. square of slippery ice.

Ice Storm
None - Yes Arc 4, Cold 4, Drd 4, Sor/Wiz 4, Storm 5, Water 5, Weather 4, Winter 4, Wmg 3, Wuj 4 V, S, M/DF
1 full round Long General

Hail deals 5d6 damage in cylinder 40 ft. across.

Ice Web (M)
  Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Creates webs of coldfire that entangle and deal 1d6 frostburn damage/round.

Iceberg
  Sor/Wiz 9  
    General

Block of ice falls from sky, dealing 20d6 damage and burying subjects.

Icebolt
  Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Ranged attack against a target with a piercing ice sicle for 2d6 piercing damage +1d6 + 1/level (max +10) cold damage. If a touch attack would hit, deal only the cold damage.

Icicle
   
    24 hours

Magical trap hangs from ceiling, dealing 4d6 damage when triggered.

Kaupaer's Quickblast
  Sor/Wiz 1  
    General

Quickened spell deals 1 fire, cold or electricity damage/level to target.

Leomund's Tiny Igloo
  Sor/Wiz 2  
    6 hours

Creates igloo that lasts for 2 hours/level.

Mantle of the Icy Soul (M)
  Arc 6, Clr 6, Drd 5  
    General

Gives subject the cold subtype.

Mark of Frost
  Sor/Wiz 2  
    6 hours

Subject gains +1 natural armor bonus to AC. Can also create a spear that deals 1d8 piercing + 2d6 cold damage, dismissing the spell.

Greater Mark of Frost
  Sor/Wiz 4  
    6 hours

See Text

Mindfrost
  Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Deals 5d6 cold damage, 1d4 Int damage.

Move Snow and Ice
  Arc 6, Drd 6, Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Digs trenches and builds hills in ice and snow.

Numbing Sphere
  Arc 2, Drd 2, Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Creates rolling ball of intense cold that deals 1d6 cold damage plus 1d4 Dex damage, lasts 1

round/level.

Obedient Avalanche
  Cold 9  
    General

Snowy avalanche crushes and buries your foes.

Obscuring Snow
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2, Sor/Wiz 2  
    6 hours

Obscures sight in a 30-ft. radius around the caster.

Orb of Cold
  Sor/Wiz 4, Wmg 4  
    General

Ranged touch, 1d6/level (max 15d6) points of cold damage.

Lesser Orb of Cold
  Sor/Wiz 1, Wmg 1  
    General

Ranged touch, 1d8 or more cold damage.

Orbs of Various Energy
None - No Sor/Wiz 6, Wmg 6 V, S
Instant Close General

7 orbs deal 1d6/level (max 20d6) of damage dice divided evenly amoung the five elemental energies, force, and negative energy.

Polar Ray
None - Yes Cold 8, Duskblade 5, Sor/Wiz 8, Wmg 8 V, S, F/DF
Instant Close General

Ranged touch attack deals 1d6/level cold damage.

Raise Ice Forest
  Arc 7, Drd 7  
    General

Conjures trees of ice.

Ray of Frost
None - Yes Duskblade 0, Sor/Wiz 0, Wmg 0, Wuj 0 V, S
Instant Close General

Ray deals 1d3 cold damage.

Ray of Ice
  Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Ray deals 1d6 points +1d6/two levels cold damage.

Shivering Touch
  Arc 3, Clr 3, Sor/Wiz 3  
    General

Touch deals 3d6 Dex damage.

Lesser Shivering Touch
  Arc 1, Clr 1, Sor/Wiz 1  
    General

Touch deals 1d6 Dex damage.

Sleet Storm
None - No Arc 3, Cold 3, Drd 3, Sor/Wiz 3, Storm 4, Wmg 3 V, S, M/DF
1 round/level Long General

Hampers vision and movement.

Snilloc's Snowball
  Sor/Wiz 1  
    General

Touch attack (melee or ranged) deals 1d6 cold damage +1/level.

Snow Wave
  Arc 6, Drd 6  
    General

Knocks creatures prone and deals 4d6 crushing damage and 1d6 cold damage.

Snowball Swarm
  Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Deals 1d6 cold/2 levels to a 10-ft. radius.

Stars Of Selune
  Arc 4, Clr 4  
    General

Creates stars that deal force damage and cold damage to the target.

Suppress Flame (M)
  Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Reduces damage and illumination from fire.

Thin Air
  Arc 2, Clr 2, Drd 2, Sor/Wiz 3  
    5 minutes

Creatures suffer from altitude sickness.

Wall of Coldfire (M)
  Arc 5, Drd 5, Sor/Wiz 4  
    General

Deals 2d4 of cold damage out to 10 ft. and 1d4 out to 20 ft. Passing through wall deals 2d6 frostburn damage +1/level.

Wall of Ice
Reflex negates; see text - Yes Arc 5, Cold 5, Ocean 5, Shu 5, Sor/Wiz 4, Wuj 4 V, S, M/DF
1 min./level Medium General

Ice plane creates wall with 15 hp +1/level, or hemisphere can trap creatures inside.

Waves of Cold (M)
  Sor/Wiz 6  
    General

Fire creatures become shaken and cold creatures lose immunity to cold.

Whiteout
  Arc 7, Drd 7  
    6 hours

Snow and wind obscure sight; creatures affected may become lost.

Winter Chill
  Arc 1, Drd 1  
    General

Creature takes 1d6 cold damage and is fatigued.

Winter's Embrace
  Arc 2, Drd 2, Winter 3  
    General

Subject takes 1d8 damage/round; can cause fatigue.

Zajimarn's Avalanche
  Sor/Wiz 9  
    General

Wave of slush deals 1d4 cold/level and moves targets.

Zajimarn's Field of Icy Razors (F)
  Sor/Wiz 8  
    5 minutes

Creatures in area take normal and cold damage, may be slowed.

Zone of Glacial Cold
  Arc 2, Drd 2, Rgr 2, Sor/Wiz 2  
    General

Deals 1d6 cold damage to all creatures in area.