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What is the best way for a low-level, non-magical NPC to contact a player-character?

I’m looking for a solution roughly equivalent to “cast sending.” There are low-but-undefined-level wizards around, however, the NPC is not himself a wizard, and there is no wizard nearby who knows the ...
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What spells could cure a stroke?

Last session an NPC suffered a significant stroke, with the typical symptoms of partial paralysis of one side of the body, drooping face on that side, slurred speech, and so on. However, a stroke ...
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How to get a character's limb regrown at 3rd level?

I'm running a somewhat modified version of the Lost Mine of Phandelver adventure. I was DMing my second ever session, and decided to roll on the lingering injuries chart. I got a 3 and told the ...
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What is the earliest level that a player character can gain access to a wish spell?

This is related to my earlier question: Is there an official way to add Simulacrum to a sorcerer's spell list besides the Wish spell? I would like to gain access to a Wish spell (by a Magic item or ...
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How to determine the cost/value of commissioning a statue?

One of my players just got his character killed, and because it makes most sense for his concept of "showman gladiator", his surviving sister has decided to use all his wealth to erect a statue of him ...
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How can a warlock use enlarge/reduce without multiclassing?

I was wondering if there is a way for a warlock to consistently use enlarge/reduce (or any other second level spell that is not a warlock spell) without multiclassing. I was looking around but could ...
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What is the impact of resurrection in the Forgotten Realms?

I am not very familiar with the Forgotten Realms lore. I know that resurrection spells may have a great impact on the story and on how death is perceived by the players. I would like to know what is ...
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How much should NPCs charge for cantrips cast as services to PCs?

I've read through some of the other threads and came across an official (kind of) formula for calculating the cost of spells found in How much should NPCs charge for spells cast as services to PCs?: $...
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Ersatz Eye, why attune?

The ersatz eye from Xanathar's Guide to Everything (p. 137) seems to me as (almost) an entirely cosmetic item. It would seem to that the loss of an eye is a storytelling option, and the choice to ...
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Why would knights be useful in a world with wizards? [closed]

If wizards exist in the world then what is the point of knights? The wizards can take all of them out with a few fireballs and they would have died for nothing. There is no need for the brute force of ...
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How much should you pay a wizard for casting your Wish spell scroll for you?

I have a human fighter who possessed a wish spell scroll. He had an NPC wizard use the wish spell scroll to undo a nasty spell-like effect on one of the other characters. The wizard wants just ...
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How much does it cost to cast Raise Dead on a Zealot Barbarian in Adventure's League?

Based off of the question, How much should NPCs charge for spells cast as services to PCs?, the cost of spells from NPCs follows the formula: Spell Service Cost = Square of the spell level, then ...
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Does spellcasting service require components?

There's no mention about components in spellcasting service. I only found this: Acolyte Background A character possessing the acolyte background requesting spellcasting services at a temple of ...
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Can the Telepathy spell convey enough information to qualify a location for Clairvoyance or Scrying?

Clairvoyance and Scrying are both useful spell for seeing a specific location: You create an invisible sensor within range in a location familiar to you (a place you have visited or seen before) or ...
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How much can my cleric player earn per day? [closed]

One of my players is a lvl 4 cleric of Lathander, who works in a temple in the city of Laelith as an acolyte. He wants to sell his spells at the temple to gain 5gp/day (+the shelter/food/expense, so ...
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