- Casting Time: 1 action
- Classes: Bard, Cleric, Sorcerer, Warlock, Wizard
- Components: V M
- Duration: 1 hour
- Level: 3
- Material: A small clay model of a ziggurat
- Name: Tongues
- Range: Touch
- School: Divination
- Target: The creature you touch
This spell grants the creature you touch the ability to understand any spoken language it hears. Moreover, when the target speaks, any creature that knows at least one language and can hear the target understands what it says.
The SendingStone review
Tongues is a powerful spell that allows the caster to understand and speak any language, making it a go-to for characters who need to communicate with other races or cultures. Its one-hour duration allows for plenty of time for negotiations or investigations, and its availability to multiple classes makes it a valuable tool in any campaign. However, it does come with a cost, as it is a Level 3 spell and requires a small clay model of a ziggurat as material components. Despite this, Tongues is a must-have for any party seeking to travel or interact with diverse populations.
Tongues is D&D (Dungeons & Dragons) 5th edition content, but other TTRPGs may have their own version such as a Tongues Pathfinder edition. Want to use Tongues in a VTT (virtual tabletop)? Try out SendingStone for free today!