Backblast was an abjuration spell that caused fire-based spells to be turned back and granted some fire resistance.


The backblast spell was first developed by the phaerimms. It was stolen by magic-users of other races and could later be found in many spellbooks across Faerûn.[1]


  1. Richard Baker, Ed Bonny, Travis Stout (February 2005). Lost Empires of Faerûn. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 30. ISBN 0-7869-3654-1.