Level 3 DiseaseLesser Abyssal Plague
Those infected by this disease slowly develop oozing sores, blisters, and growths that appear as crimson crystal laced with veins of silver and flecks of gold.
Stage 0: The target recovers from the disease.
Stage 1: While affected by stage 1, the target exhibits sores and growths across 10% of the body and loses a healing surge.
Stage 2: While affected by stage 2, the target has sores and growths over 50% of the body and loses a healing surge. The target also takes a –2 penalty to AC, Fortitude, and Reflex.
Stage 3: While affected by stage 3, the target has sores and growths over 90% of the body. The target also takes a –2 penalty to AC, Fortitude, and Reflex, and is slowed. In addition, the target becomes increasingly disoriented and chaotic as the demonic nature of the disease takes hold.
Check: At the end of each extended rest, the target makes an Endurance check if it is at stage 1 or 2.
8 or lower: The stage of the disease increases by one.
9-12: No Change
13 or higher: The stage of the disease decreases by one.
Published in Dungeon Magazine 214.