This large black gem can be placed in the hilt of a melee weapon imbuing the weapon with necrotic power.
|Lvl 5||+1||1,000 gp|| ||Lvl 20||+4||125,000 gp|
|Lvl 10||+2||5,000 gp|| ||Lvl 25||+5||625,000 gp|
|Lvl 15||+3||25,000 gp|| ||Lvl 30||+6||3,125,000 gp|
Weapon: Any melee
Enhancement Bonus: attack rolls and damage rolls
Critical: +1d10 necrotic damage per plus
Weapon attacks made with the weapon against living creatures gain a +1 bonus on attack rolls vs. Fortitude.
Power (Necrotic) Daily (Free Action)
Use this power when you hit with the weapon. The target takes an extra 1d8 necrotic damage and is weakened until the end of your next turn.
Level 15 or 20: 2d8 necrotic damage.
Level 25 or 30: 3d8 necrotic damage.
Published in Dungeon Magazine 176, page(s) 37.