Shadow Binding

(Complete Arcane)

Illusion (Shadow)
Level: Sorcerer 3, Wizard 3,
Components: V, S, M,
Casting Time: 1 standard action
Range: Close (25 ft. + 5 ft./2 levels)
Area: 10-ft.-radius burst
Duration: 1 round/level
Saving Throw: Will negates
Spell Resistance: Yes

You cause a multitude of ribbonlike shadows to instantaneously explode outward from the target point.
Creatures in the area that fail a Will save are dazed for 1 round and are subsequently entangled.
Breaking free of the shadow binding requires a DC 20 Strength check or Escape Artist check, taken as a full-round action.
Material Component: A few links of iron chain.

Also appears in

  1. Spell Compendium