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Rites of Defense
The Rites of Defense allow the user to better protect themselves and their fellow companions from harm.
Classes: Paladin, Fighter, Cleric, Bard Note: Only one type of rite can be selected per character over the course of their existence.
Level 4: Blackblood Barrier: At will with no action the practitioner of this right can create a shield of shadowy energy that appears and follows the direction of either hand of their choosing. This barrier functions as a standard shield but has no weight and also block attacks from incorporeal creatures. This supernatural ability also protects the user against the magic missile spell much like shield spell.
Empowerment-As a reaction the user can spend an inspiration point to create a shielding dome originating from the user and going 15 foot in all directions and last for one round or until dispelled.