Ssra-Tauroch’s Altar of Zealotry
Level 15 Lurker
A large altar devoted to Zehir is the centerpiece of a trap that attempts to control unbelievers who approach it.Trap: The trigger area encompasses nearly the entire crypt. It draws its energy from living creatures not devoted to Zehir, and functions only as long as such creatures are within the area it affects.Perception No check is required to see the altar.Religion DC 27: The character recognizes the nature of the altar and realizes that the trap can be negated by destroying the altar.Initiative +6TriggerWhen characters enter the area, the trap activates and rolls initiative. The trap continues its attacks until no living unbelievers remain in the area.AttackStandard Action Ranged sight
Target: One random creature within the area not bearing the holy symbol of ZehirAttack: +19 vs. WillHit: The target is dominated by Ssra-Tauroch until the end of the trap’s next turn. Aftereffect The target is dazed until the end of the trap’s next turn.Countermeasures A character can attack the altar (AC 26, other defenses 24; hp 125; resist 10 all). Destroying the altar disables the trap.
Published in Open Grave, page(s) 94.