Chorus of Truth

Falsehood rings like dissonance against the beautiful harmonies of your instrument.

Component Cost: 200 gp, plus a focus worth 1,000 gp
Market Price: 1,000 gp
Key Skill: Arcana
Level: 10
Category: Exploration
Time: 10 minutes
Duration: 30 minutes
Prerequisite: Bard

Make an Arcana check. Creatures within 5 squares of you while you perform the ritual take a penalty to Bluff checks determined by your check result. The penalty lasts for the duration of the ritual.

Arcana Check ResultPenalty
19 or lower-2
20—29 -4
30—39 -6
40 or higher-10

Focus: A musical instrument you play as part of performing the ritual.

Published in Player's Handbook 2, page(s) 213.