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Spirit Fog causes the room to be flooded with fog, regardless of if the caster is indoors or outdoors. This imparts a +30 bonus to Defensive Strength (DS) for every character and creature in the room and increases the ease with which one can HIDE.
The presence of fog may also hinder attempts at Picking Locks and Disarming Traps.
If the caster leaves the local area for a while, the spell will dissipate early.
Training in Spiritual Lore, Summoning unlocks the ability at 40 ranks to cause the fog, when cast without specifying a target, to gather around the caster, concealing their form. After thirty seconds, the fog will dissipate, revealing the caster. The fog will continue to provide a bonus to hiding and defense while present, regardless of the lore benefit.
The caster can attempt to HIDE while under the effects of the fog concealment. If successful, the caster will not be removed from hiding when the fog clears. If the caster is unsuccessful, others may notice the caster's attempt and can POINT the caster out, but the caster will stay hidden in the fog until it clears and is otherwise free to try to hide again.
A dense fog gathers around you, but soon fills the area.
A gentle breeze causes the last of the fog to dissipate.
| Cast w. Lore
A dense fog gathers around you and soon fills the area. Wispy grey tendrils writhe as they climb around your form until you are completely enshrouded in the mist. You feel confident that no one can see you behind your mask of fog.
A dense fog gathers around (caster) and soon fills the room. Wispy grey tendrils writhe as they climb around (caster)'s form until she is completely enshrouded and disappears within the mist.
| Expiration w. Lore
The fog enshrouding you drifts off your form and gathers with the rest in the area. Your location is revealed.
(Caster) appears as some of the fog in the room parts.