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What does Empower Metamagic affect?

It affects numeric outcomes of dice rolls in the spell text See the first paragraph of the feature All variable, numeric effects of an empowered spell are increased by half including bonuses to those ...
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What does Empower Metamagic affect?

Since I wasnt able to locate definitions in the books as you required RAW, this makes it harder to answer. However, a quick google search lead me to a reddit post, which lead to an Paizo form post. ...
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How long does it take to use 3 Efreet Wishes?

The Effeeti grants the ability to cast wish spells If you look at the Spell Like Abilities section of the Efreeti, it looks like this: Spell-Like Abilities (CL 11th) Constant—detect magic At Will—...
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Provoking AOO by moving closer than where a reach weapon can attack?

Yes, it provokes. This is a huge part of what makes reach weapons good. This scenario really isn’t any different from moving away from someone. Moving from within their reach to outside their reach ...
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How does Hard to Kill ability interact with Undead PC?

RAW: It's pretty clear that an undead mythic creature is still destroyed when reduced to 0 or fewer HP. The Hard to Kill feature doesn't kick in until the creature is below 0 HP, and it only ...
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Does Extend Spell Metamagic affect duration specified in spell description?

Probably, but if there's a specific spell-and-feat interaction, talk to the GM The metamagic feat Extend Spell does not say that it only doubles a spell's formal duration (i.e. the duration that's ...
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Can you combine Form of the Dragon spell with the Metamorphosis power?

Another rule stands in the way It's true that a creature "can only be affected by one polymorph spell at a time." It's also true that the psionic powers metamorphosis et al. are not ...
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Can you combine Form of the Dragon spell with the Metamorphosis power?

As written I don't believe anything prevents Metamorphosis from stacking with polymorph effects. Enhancement and size bonuses of course would not stack, but (again, as written) there is nothing ...
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Homebrew review request: 15 regional traits

The majority are reasonable, but a few need work I've edited the traits in question as if I were considering including them in my own Pathfinder campaign. Ars Arcanum: When casting an arcane spell, ...
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How to get access to a specific single spell, regardless of list?

Faith Magic The Wizard's Faith Magic arcane discovery gives you a spell specifically from a domain. This can be the special Paragon Surge spell from the Self-Realization subdomain. This requires the ...
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If a Water Orm uses its Water Travel ability after swallowing a creature, what happens to the swallowed creature?

The GM must decide There is nothing in the general rules, nor in the rules for swallowing a creature whole that explicitly covers this case. If you look at it technically, a swallowed creature remains ...
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Can I use a single target spell on a creature I can't see?

There is a general rule you need to see or touch the target This is from the Magic chapter, under Target or Targets: Some spells have a target or targets. You cast these spells on creatures or ...
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What are ways to copy self?

Don't try this at home There are a few other options, although many are quite limited in duration, and you seem to be looking to have this as the casters's default mode of operation. Clone, is kind ...
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Is there any way for an undead to become temporarily living?

I just realised that I should be able to fulfill my conditions with Possession family of spells, including Magic Jar. https://www.aonprd.com/SpellDisplay.aspx?ItemName=possession All it takes is a ...
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Is there any way for an undead to become temporarily living?

Blush of Youth This occult ritual temporarily returns an undead creature to its previous creature type for the duration of this spell: If the caster is undead, she returns to her previous creature ...
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What methods could one use to make horses a viable animal companion in the late game?

Time for homebrew! There aren't a lot of RAW solutions to this, but you can certainly homebrew it. Giving the player magic items that extend their benefits to the horse, or are intended for the horse?...
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Is there any way for an undead to become temporarily living?

A wish spell (or similar reality altering magic) might do the trick. Its easy to lose the undead type with the various raise dead spells, but those have the unfortunate side effect of being permanent (...
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What methods could one use to make horses a viable animal companion in the late game?

Two words: Colossal Warhorse. But seriously, what is the goal here? Does the player want to have 'Chestnut', their Shetlan pony at their side as the charge into battle against the undying armies of ...
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What methods could one use to make horses a viable animal companion in the late game?

The horse basically isn’t special past 7th level. Possibly not even at 4th, depending on how the ambiguous combat training special quality is interpreted. At 1st level, the horse is one of the very-...
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How locate a source of knowledge with a spell?

Commune with texts The Commune with texts spell says: You quickly absorb the knowledge in the target, which can be any assortment of books, scrolls, or other texts. During the spell’s duration, you ...
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Mounted targets interaction with spells

The rider is a separate creature The mounted combat rules contain nothing that indicates that rider and mount would count as a single target for spells. So these are two separate creatures. If you ...
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What is a "general emotion" for Empathic Link?

Feelings, not thoughts or observations The rules provide the following examples: For example, a toad familiar might project feelings of hunger whenever a member of a fly-demon cult is nearby, a bat ...
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How do multiple temporary hp sources with buffs within work?

As KRyan and Nobody the Hobgoblin show in their answers Pathfinder apparently has no rules for this. Since Temporary HP in Pathfinder and DnD 3.5 are handled more or less identically, I would suggest ...
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How do multiple temporary hp sources with buffs within work?

The rules don’t have an answer for us There is no answer to this. The rules explicitly indicate that temporary hit points are lost before real hit points, but does not indicate any kind of ordering ...
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How do multiple temporary hp sources with buffs within work?

The feature tells you how long the bonuses last Drunken Brawler says: gain a number of temporary hit points equal to your character level, and gain a +2 alchemical bonus on Fortitude and Will saving ...
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