A spiritual weapon cannot be attacked or harmed by physical attacks, but dispel magic, disintegrate, a sphere of annihilation, or a rod of cancellation affects it. A spiritual weapon’s AC against touch attacks is 12 (10 + size bonus for Tiny object).
Does spiritual weapon count as a weapon attack?
It is not a weapon. It is a 2nd level spell whose effect resembles a weapon.
Can you get advantage with spiritual weapon?
Because the player gets flanking so does the spiritual weapon – because the spiritual weapon is a melee attack and flanking gives advantage on melee attacks.
What damage type is spiritual weapon?
You create a floating, spectral weapon within range that lasts for the Duration or until you cast this spell again. When you cast the spell, you can make a melee spell Attack against a creature within 5 feet of the weapon.
Can you use touch of Death with spiritual weapon?
When you cast the spell, you can make a melee spell attack against a creature within 5 feet of the weapon. On a hit, the target takes force damage equal to 1d8 + your spellcasting ability modifier. So yes, quite literally Touch of Death applies to Spiritual Weapon.
Can you occupy the same space as a spiritual weapon?
A spiritual weapon doesn’t pass through walls. It also doesn’t occupy its space; it’s not a creature, and it’s not described as being large enough to fill its space.
Does spiritual weapon benefit from Bless?
Does bless 5e work on the spiritual weapon? Spiritual weapon says, “When you cast the spell, you can make a melee spell attack against a creature within 5 feet of the weapon”. Bless 5e says, “Suppose a target makes an attack roll or saving throw before the spell ends.
Does attacking with spiritual weapon break invisibility?
Yup – Invisibility breaks when you make an attack, including a spell attack. Spiritual weapon isn’t a separate creature – you are the one making attacks with it. Yup – Invisibility breaks when you make an attack, including a spell attack.
Does spiritual weapon disappear?
Spiritual weapon makes no such mention, so it hangs around doing nothing while you are out. Summoned creatures for example all say: disappears when it drops to 0 hit points or when the spell ends.
Can spiritual weapon fly?
Yes, it should fly. After a fashion. You see flight is predicated on an object freely moving without contact with the surface. A spiritual weapon isn’t an object per se.
Is spiritual weapon a Cantrip?
Since spiritual weapon requires no concentration it makes it a very good spelll. So you could keep concentration on Bless to buff up you and two friends, attack with spiritual weapon and cast a cantrip.