Sageroff's Sentry Summoning
|Sageroff's Sentry Summoning|
|Description||Warns of theft.|
|Components||candle (lit), knife, mirror, apple (consumed)|
|It requires the focus of an octogram.|
|Tome||My Firste Demon-Summoning Booke! By Beatrix Faust|
Sageroff's Sentry Summoning - Summon an imp to guard your inventory.
Sageroff's Sentry Summoning (abbreviated as SSSU or SSS2) is a defensive spell that summons an imp to watch over your equipment. It will warn of theft and tell you who has stolen something, but do nothing to prevent it.
The duration of this spell depends on your skills. With good methods and around 250 ma.sp.defensive you can expect this spell to last 20 to 40 minutes.
The spell costs 35 GP to cast and takes up 30 units of mind space.
The following skills are used in the stages of this spell:
You'll need a candle (which will be lit during the spell), a knife, a mirror, an apple (consumed) and the focus for an octogram. Toffee apples summoned by Wurphle's Midnight Snack work.
You light the candle. You let the candle smoke play over the mirror, calling for any imps that might be listening. You slice the apple into chunks, and attempt to entice friendly imps with the apple. You command the imp to stand watch. You banish the dark creatures that have followed the imp.
With a popping sound, a small imp appears over your left shoulder.
With a POP!, a demon appears in the air over your shoulder.
There is a short scream and a THUD. You feel darkness enter your inner being...
You repeatedly get damage with messages
Your head slowly rotates around in a full circle.
You loudly exclaim: Ghrrzg Xrepticca R'thag R'yleh Fthaugn!
You suddenly vomit a thick green liquid that looks suspiciously like pea soup.
or similar. The effect vanishes with
You feel the nightmare presence leave your body.
Total damage is moderate - 200 hp with 107 ma.sp.def bonus.
Failure - already have imp
You already have a guardian imp.
No damage or hallucinations.
What the target sees
Gnu Womblesworth lights a candle. Gnu Womblesworth waves the candle in front of a mirror. Gnu Womblesworth holds an apple chunk in the air and whistles. Gnu Womblesworth speaks sternly to the empty air. Gnu Womblesworth shouts in a savage tongue. With a popping sound, a small imp appears over your left shoulder.
What others see
Gnu Womblesworth lights a candle. Gnu Womblesworth waves the candle in front of a mirror. Gnu Womblesworth holds an apple chunk in the air and whistles. Gnu Womblesworth speaks sternly to the empty air. Gnu Womblesworth shouts in a savage tongue. With a POP!, a demon appears in the air over Gnu Womblesworth's shoulder.
The imp cries out excitedly: <insert name of thief> stole from you!