Calm Emotions

Component Cost: 2 healing surges
Market Price: 175 gp
Key Skill: Arcana or Religion (no check)
Level: 3
Category: Deception
Time: 1 minute
Duration: 10 minutes or until discharged

You perform this ritual while speaking. When you complete the ritual, nonhostile humanoid creatures within 5 squares of you, other than those you exclude from the ritual’s effect, become calm and reasonable. The ritual grants a +2 power bonus to Bluff checks, Diplomacy checks, and Nature checks made against the affected creatures. If you roll initiative, the ritual’s effect ends.

Published in Dragon Magazine 405.