Death Curse

3rd-level abjuration (ritual)

Casting Time: 1 action
Range: Self
Components: V, S, M (50gp wort of diamond dust)
Duration: Until discharged or dispelled

When you cast this spell you must select any one spell that can use 2nd level spell slot that you know, or have prepared and spend an appropriate spell slot. At any moment when you are reduced to 0hp, the prepared spell is cast at the creature or targets a space occupied by the the creature. The creature is targeted normally as if you cast the spell yourself and are able to reach target even if original spell would not normally reach the creature (You may choose to select a spell with touch range).

You may only have a single Death Curse spell on you at any one time. When you cast the spell again the previous Death Curse is dispelled.

Spell takes the appearance of an invisible tattoo can only be seen with detect magic, true sight or similar effects. Alternatively the spell may be cast at an object character always keeps on its person.

At Higher Levels. When you cast this spell using a spell slot of 4th level or higher, you can cast a known or prepared spell of spell slot that is one spell slot lower then spell slot used for Death Curse.

Usable by: Wizard