Adventures in Stormreach
Splintered Winter's Wrath
A cracked wooden wand that is cold to the touch
Least glaciation eternal wand of snowball swarm
Unraveling Enchantments: The enchantments on this item have become unstable and weakened with time, but those serving House Lyrandar may be able to learn the necessary lore to restore it.
Glaciation, Least: The wielder can cast spells of the cold subtype with a +1 bonus to caster level.
Faint conjuration; CL 5th; Craft Wand, ray of frost; Price +500 gp.
School evocation [cold]; Level sorcerer/wizard 2
Casting Time 1 standard action
Components V, S, M (a piece of ice or a small white rock chip)
Range medium (100 ft. + 10 ft./level)
Area 10-ft.-radius burst
Saving Throw Reflex half; Spell Resistance yes
A flurry of magic snowballs erupts from a point you select.
The swarm of snowballs deals 2d6 points of cold damage to creatures and objects within the burst.
For every two caster levels beyond 3rd, the snowballs deal an extra die of damage, to a maximum of 5d6 at 9th level or higher.
A thin rod of blackened wood containing charges of the snowball swarm spell. Eternal wands recharge over time if they are not actively being used. It appears that at some point a very large mage sat on this wand, leaving an unpleasant looking crack along the grip.