Word of Binding
When you cast ‘Word of Binding’ and call to the target, shining steel manacles appear around its wrists and ankles.
(Spell Compendium, p. 242)
Level: Paladin 3,
Components: V, DF,
Casting Time: 1 standard action
Range: Close (25 ft. + 5 ft./2 levels)
Target: One Medium or smaller humanoid or monstrous humanoid
Duration: 1 round/level (D)
Saving Throw: Reflex negates
Spell Resistance: Yes
You create masterwork steel manacles that attempt to bind your target. A successful Reflex save allows the target to dodge the forming manacles; otherwise it is bound at its wrists and ankles.
- The imprisoned creature can slip free with a DC 35 Escape Artist check or a DC 28 Strength check.
- The manacles have hardness 10 and hit points equal to 10 + 1 per caster level.
- The manacles automatically scale to fit any Medium or smaller humanoid creature.
- While imprisoned by the manacles, the subject cannot take any actions requiring the use of its hands and can move only 5 feet per round.
- The manacles come complete with an average quality lock (Open Lock DC 25).