War of the Worldwound
One of the Final Blades
A six foot blade of dull grey metal, reshaped from the Final Blade Razor Jenni. Its surface appears etched with a multitude of glowing lines
+2 impervious keen large bastard sword.
Spell-like Ability: (At Will)* Death Knell* (DC 17)
School necromancy [death, evil]; Level cleric 2
Casting Time 1 free action Range touch Target living creature touched
Duration instantaneous/10 minutes per HD of subject; see text
Saving Throw Will negates; Spell Resistance yes
You draw forth the ebbing life force of a creature and use it to fuel your own power. Upon casting this spell, you touch a living creature that has –1 or fewer hit points. If the subject fails its saving throw, it dies, and you gain 1d8 temporary hit points and a +2 enhancement bonus to Strength. Additionally, your effective caster level goes up by +1, improving spell effects dependent on caster level. This increase in effective caster level does not grant you access to more spells. These effects last for 10 minutes per HD of the subject creature.