"You fling a glob of acid from an uncorked test tube" or "You spray a geyser of acid from a pressurizered pipe."
"You strike the toggle on a brass clockwork tinder box, that spews a flame onto the ground" or "You mix two chemicals, intermingling in the air igniting upon striking the ground!"
"You open a golden music box, releasing four floating lights" or "You light a fuse and four intelligent lights bursts from the nozzle."
"You pour a gel into your gloved palm, snapping your fingers as you hurl the glob through a shower of sparks" or
"You pull the trigger on your rune-etched arcane firearm, spewing a mote of fire from its tip".
"You twist a silver-tube, and a flurry of snowflakes is emitted, covering the target in frost" or
"You toss a handful of a white-blue powder into the air, that starts to crystallize on the enemy's skin
"You inject a syringe of glowing fluid into the arm of your compatriot" or "You place a small brass device at the base of your friend's skull,
that tingles with electricity."
"You spread a phosphorescent on an object" or "You strike your hammer on an object, imbuing it a burst of light".
"You project a psionic tong to use as a hand to hold the heated steel, as you hammer it into shape" or "You open an apeture on the device
on your wrist and a spectral hand appears, ready to do your bidding"
"You etch a rune onto a stone and it glows with an amber hue" or "You place the pebbles into the flame of your torch, but they do not burn;
they glow but are cool to the touch."
"A mechanical spider falls onto the torn fabric and starts threading the tear back together" or "A blast of super-heated plasma emits from
the wand and welds fhe iron plates together again."
"A tiny tube is placed in the ear canal; when you speak jnto the ring while it is pointing at the receiver, the whispers reverberate into their ear"
or "You whisper into a cone, but instead of amplifying your voice, it projects the sound to the base of the receiver's head".
"You throw a glass bauble that bursts upon impact and exhumes a noxious cloud into the lungs of the bandit" or "You rotate the
handle of your hammer; a cloud of gas spews out of the hammer's head."
"You snap your your fingers and sparks fly forth, igniting the candle" or "A wand of light is waved over a filthy shirt; as it passes over,
the dirt and grime lifts away from the fabric and burns as it touch the wand."
Ray of Frost:
"A beam of light is shone through a blue crystal, emitting an icy beam from the lens" or "You twist a gem on your arcane firarm, and
release a blast icy vengeance at your foe".
"You attach a small badge to your ally, tapping it twice; a shimmer quickly glistens around them" or "You cast a light from your
mechanical torch, whose gaze strengthens the resolve of the man who bears its illumination".
"Your gauntlet-clad hand grasps the neck of your foe, arcs of electricity, coursing over the love and the body" or "you hold a
special piezo-crystal in the palm of your hand; when you shake the man's hand, he convulses. Classic gag!"
Spare The Dying:
"You wrap a magical tourniquet around the severed leg and its energy cauterizes the arteries" or "You place two steel paddles on
the bare chest of fhe dying man and send of jolt of electricity coursing through his heart."
"You flick a hollow, metal rod and a thorny vine whips out and lashes out af the ankle of the zombie" or "You release a glowing
green liquid from the dropper onto a seed and it grows into a rose vine, with the flower held in the palm of your hand."
"You smash your hammer into your tongs, causing an ear-rending blast" or "As you bring your hands together, an arc of
lightning blasts between your gloved palms; knocking the vampire to the ground with its thunderous blast".
Well folks, that is all the Artificer cantrips! Stay tuned for more characters, interviews, homebrew content and more. Tell me what kind of content you would like to read in the comments below.
~ Paddy Bardic