Excavation

Earth and loose stone disappear bit by bit before your eyes, leaving a rough trench in its wake.

Component Cost: 70 gp
Market Price: 300 gp
Key Skill: Arcana
Level: 6
Category: Exploration
Time: 10 minutes
Duration: 1 minute

You clear 1 square of earth and loose stone within 5 squares of you, leaving the start of a trench or a tunnel. For every 10 points on the Arcana check result, you clear another square. The material disappears over the course of the ritual’s duration and is scattered across the world.

Published in Dragon Magazine 366, page(s) 29.