The Dawnblade

a ruby scimitar blade

Category:
weapon (melee)
Description:

THE DAWNBLADE

The DAWNBLADE was broken into four parts: the ruby blade, the guard, the hilt and the pommel.

The Blade

This ruby scimitar blade is the blade part of the Dawnblade and represents Sarenrae’s cleansing Flame. Even broken this blade can provides some powers of the original scimitar.

May turn the blade into flameblade (as the spell) at will.
The flameblade has the Conductive ability but may conduct both ranged and melee magical abilities.

Combined with other parts of the Dawnblade it provides addition powers:
2 parts: May swap the fire domain with one of of your current domain. This decision is made when praying for new spells.
3 parts: May add the fire domain as a third domain. The flameblade may be treated as a weapon or a spell for effects as desired.
All parts: Conductive ability

The Hilt

The hilt of of the Dawnblade represents that Sarenrae’s belief that her blade must always be wielded by one with a heart of goodness. The hilt attaches it self to any blade and provides some of the powers of the full Dawnblade. Any blade attached to the hilt counts as good for purposes of overcoming DR. The weirder of the blade gains the channel smite feat while the hilt is in hand.

Combined with other parts of the Dawnblade it provides addition powers:
2 parts: May swap the Good domain with one of of your current domain. This decision is made when praying for new spells. Half of elemental damage done with weapon may be treated as holy. Channeling for the channel smite ability is treat as 1 level higher.
3 parts: May add the Good domain as a third domain. Channeling for the channel smite ability is treat as 2 levels higher.
All parts: Adds the Holy weapon quality. Channeling for the channel smite ability is treat as 4 levels higher.

The Guard

The Guard signifies Sarenrae’s protection through healing. The guard can be attached to any sword. The wielded may cast cure light wounds 3x per day using the magic of the hilt.

Combined with other parts of the Dawnblade it provides addition powers:
2 parts: May swap the Healing domain with one of of your current domain. This decision is made when praying for new spells. Add cure moderate wounds x 3.
3 parts: May add the Healing domain as a third domain. Weapon gains the Merciful quality. The sword’s cure light wounds are quickened.
All parts: Add cure serious wounds x3 day. The swords cure moderate spells are quickened.

The Pommel

The elaborately carved pommel is a symbol of Sarenrae’s Glory. The pommel attaches to any hilt.

Combined with other parts of the Dawnblade it provides addition powers:
2 parts: May swap the Glory domain with one of of your current domain. This decision is made when praying for new spells.
3 parts: May add the Glory domain as a third domain.
All parts:

Fully Assembled Dawnblade

The fully assembled Dawnblade unleashes the power of the divine sun. The wielder may add the Sun domain as a third domain.

to be continued.

Caster Level: 5 + 5 per additional piece of the Dawnblade (or divine caster lvl) whichever is higher.

Bio:

The Dawnblade is a relic of Sarenrae broken into four parts centuries ago in a battle against a minion of Rovagug. The four parts are the blade, the guard, the hilt, and the pommel.

It is believed that each of the four parts of the Dawnblade is keyed to a domain of Sarenrae.
The blade to Fire, the guard to Healing, the hilt to Good, and the pommel to Glory. It is believed that when all four are re-combined the power of the Sun domain accessed.

The Dawnblade

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