Variable Level DiseaseScarlet Plague
Pain shoots through your limbs. The world seems to spin around you. Not long after, you find blood seeping out from your pores.
Stage 0: The target recovers from the disease.
Stage 1: While affected by stage 1, the target takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls, skill checks, and ability checks.
Stage 2: While affected by stage 2, the target takes a -2 penalty to attack rolls, skill checks, and ability checks. In addition, whenever the target misses with an attack or is moved by a pull, push, or slide, the target falls prone.
Stage 3: The target dies.
Check: At the end of each extended rest, the target makes an Endurance check if it is at stage 1 or 2.
Lower than Easy DC: The stage of the disease increases by one.
Easy DC: No Change
Moderate DC: The stage of the disease decreases by one.
Published in The Book of Vile Darkness, page(s) 2-34.