A rod of absorption was a very rare type of magical rod.[2]

Description[edit | edit source]

The rod was typically yellow in color, with metal caps at each end. These were engraved with yellow runes.[2]

Abilities[edit | edit source]

The rod enabled its user to absorb spells that targeted the bearer, cancelling the effects of the spell and absorbing the energy.[2]

Notable Owners[edit | edit source]

  • Vithal, a mage that traveled the planes studying magic and accumulating wealth who became trapped within the Underdark some time during or before the mid–14th century DR.[1]

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Appearances[edit | edit source]

Video Games
Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn

References[edit | edit source]

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