The prismatic ray spell is that which a single beam of brilliantly colored light shoots from the outstretched hand of the caster for over 100 feet. The color of the beam determines the effect of the spell. Occasionally, two effects may also occur simultaneously.[1]


  • Red : Fire damage
  • Orange : Acid damage
  • Yellow : Electricity damage
  • Green : Poison (kills)
  • Blue : Turned to stone
  • Indigo : Insanity
  • Violet: Sent to another plane


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  1. Matthew Sernett, Jeff Grubb, Mike McArtor (Dec 2005). Spell Compendium. (Wizards of the Coast), p. ?. ISBN 0-7869-3702-5.