How does spell sniper 5e work?
Prerequisite: Ability to cast at least one spell
You have learned the skills of using certain types of 5e spells to enhance attacks, and you have gained the following benefits:
When you cast a spell that requires an attack roll, the range of the spell will double.
You will learn a cantrip that needs to be attacked. Choose Cantrip from the list of bard, priest, druid, sorcerer, warlock, or wizard spell list 5e. Your ability to cast spells on Cantrip depends on your choice of the following 5e spell list: the charm of bards, wizards, and warlocks; the wisdom of priests or druids; Intelligence for a wizard.
Your ranged spell attacks ignore half-screen and three-quarter screens.
Some questions about spell sniper 5e
- Which spells benefit from the Spell Sniper feat?
- six cantrips
- six 1st-level spells
- four 2nd-level spells
- one 4th-level spell
- one 5th-level spell, and
- one 7th-level spell.
Any 5e spell sniper that entails making a ranged spell attack will be affected by 5e spell sniper. As you may notice, it’s quite a few of them!
- Does Spell Sniper feat grant 10 ft range to touch spells?
Spell sniper says “You learn one cantrip that requires an attack roll. Choose the cantrip from the bard, cleric…” Neither bard nor cleric have any cantrips with an attack roll… why are they listed? Completeness and future-proofing
— Dan Dillon