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Bouncing Spell-Like Ability

Source Horror Adventures pg. 83
You can retarget one of your spell-like abilities when it fails to affect its original target.

Prerequisites: Spell-like ability at caster level 4th or higher.

Benefit: Choose one of your spell-like abilities, subject to the restrictions described in this feat. You can use the chosen spell-like ability as a bouncing spell-like ability three times per day (or less, if the ability is normally usable only once or twice per day).

Whenever you use a bouncing spell-like ability against a single target and the ability has no effect on it (whether due to spell resistance or a successful saving throw), as a swift action, you can redirect the spell-like ability to target another eligible creature within range. The redirected spell-like ability behaves as if its new target were the original target for the spell-like ability. Spell-like abilities that affect a target in any way (including a lesser effect from a successful saving throw) can’t be redirected in this manner.

You can only select a spell-like ability duplicating a spell with a level less than or equal to 1/2 your caster level (round down) – 1. For a summary, see Table 3–1.

Special: This feat can be taken multiple times. Each time it is taken, you can apply it to a different spell-like ability.

Spell LevelCaster Level1Caster Level2
02nd4th
1st4th6th
2nd6th8th
3rd8th10th
4th10th12th
5th12th14th
6th14th16th
7th16th18th
8th18th20th
9th20th-
1 Bouncing, disruptive, intensified, lingering, or scarring ability.
2Fearsome, sickening, or traumatic ability.