The Quintessential Paladin
Author Alejandro Melchor
Series Quintessential Series
Publisher Mongoose Publishing
Publish date 2002
Level: Cleric 3, Good 3, Paladin 2
Components: V, S, DF
Casting Time: 1 action
Range: Medium (100 ft. + 10 ft./level)
Target: One evil living creature
Duration: 1 round / level (D)
Saving Throw: Will negates
Spell Resistance: Yes
The target freezes in place, standing helpless. The target creature must be of evil alignment and must be alive. Creatures with evil as a descriptor have the Difficulty Class for their saving throw raised by +1. The subject is aware of its surroundings and breathes normally but cannot take any physical actions, even speech. The subject can, however, execute purely mental actions.
A winged creature that is held cannot flap its wings and falls. A swimmer cannot Swim and may drown.