Developer Bethesda Softworks announced today that their latest add-on pack for Oblivion will be released on Thursday, August 31st on both Xbox Live and on OblivionDownloads.com. The pack, titled "Spell Tomes", will feature hundreds of additional magical books, which grant the reader new spell abilities and will cost only $.99
From the official plug-in site:
- Hundreds of new spell-giving books
- All the most useful basic spells covered
- Low level and high level spells available
- Many new powerful spells with multiple effects added
- Extremely powerful new spells that are balanced with slightly detrimental effects to lower the cost in Magicka
- Find Spell Tomes in dungeons all over Cyrodiil
- Spend less time and money arming yourself with the spells you want and need
Here are just a few of the new spells obtained from Spell Tomes:
Blink: A low-level invisibility spell to get you out of trouble.
Baltham's Insight: a short duration but long range detect life spell.
Shield Wall: Fortify Heavy Armor and Shield effect.
Night Form: Powerful Invisibility and Fortify Sneak, and take Sun damage, which reduces Magicka cost to cast.
Pride of Hirstaang: Fortify Strength, Resist Frost, and Summon a Bear.
Orum's Aquatic Escape: Invisibility, Night-Eye, and Water-breathing.
Elemental Blast: A powerful offensive spell with: Fire damage, Frost damage, and Shock damage.
Magicka Vortex: Absorb Magicka, Weakness to Magic 25% and Stunted Magicka. [/i]