Destroy Undead

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School of Air Magic
Symbol for the School of Air Magic
Level 1
 Magic Arrow
 View Air
Level 2
 Disrupting Ray
 Lightning Bolt
 Protection from Air
Level 3
 Air Shield
 Destroy Undead
Level 4
 Chain Lightning
Level 5
 Dimension Door
 Magic Mirror
 Summon Air Elemental
Titan's Lightning Bolt
School of Earth Magic
School of Fire Magic
School of Water Magic
Destroy Undead is a 3rd level spell in the School of Air Magic.
Destroy Undead
Destroy Undead.png
School:  School of Air Magic
Level:  3rd
Basic cost:  15
Duration:  instant
 Basic effect
All undead creature troops receive ((power x 10) + 10) damage.
 Advanced effect
All undead creature troops receive ((power x 10) + 20) damage.
 Expert effect
All undead creature troops receive ((power x 10) + 50) damage.
 Probability of occurrence (%):
Castle Castle   35
Rampart Rampart   24
Tower Tower   32 (24*)
Inferno Inferno   9
Necropolis Necropolis   0
Dungeon Dungeon   13
Stronghold Stronghold   13
Fortress Fortress   9
Conflux Conflux   13
* Without Library
It causes damage to all undead creatures on the battlefield – including the caster's troops.


All non-undead creatures are natrually immune to the spell. Additionally, artifact Pendant of Death can make undead troops immune to the spell. If all the creatures on the battlefield are immune to the Destroy Undead spell, it can not be cast.


Destroy Undead is at its best when fighting against small number of scattered low-tier undead creatures. The damage does not scale enough to cause serious damage when fighting against larger armies with stronger forces. One can easily calculate, that with a power skill of 20, Destroy Undead spell only does 250 points of damage at expert level, which is worth about two Dread Knights. Naturally, Orb of the Firmament and/or Sorcery can increase the damage, but typically there are more useful spells available than Destroy Undead for harming the enemy.