Use Magic Device Fastplay

Use Magic Device

Restriction: you cannot take 10
Restriction: you cannot retry for 24 hours on a natural 1
Restriction: you must choose which magic item quality to emulate
Check Frequency: when activating a magic item
Check Frequency: 1 per hour (ongoing emulation, such as alignment)
Success: you successfully activate the magic item
Failure: you fail to activate the magic item
Time: (GM discretion)

Activate Blindly

Restriction: you must do something to activate an item
DC Base: 25
DC Modifier: +2 you have activated the item before
Failure: <= 9 means no activation
Failure: >= 10 you suffer a mishap (item affects wrong target, 2d6 damage, GM discretion)

Decipher a Written Spell

DC Base: 25 + spell level
Time: 1 minute of concentration

Emulate an Ability Score

Definition: effective ability score = check result - 15

Emulate an Alignment

DC Base: 30

Emulate a Class Feature

Definition: effective level = check result - 20
DC Base: 20

Emulate a Race

Restriction: you can only emulate one race at a time
DC Base: 25

Use a Scroll

Restriction: you must have the minimum ability score (10 + spell level) in the appropriate ability to cast
DC Base: 20 + caster level

Use a Wand, Staff or Other Spell Trigger

DC Base: 20

Final Notes

Bonus In: +2 Magic Aptitude (feat)
Bonus In: +4 Magic Aptitude (feat) + Use Magic Device (10 ranks)
D20: Use Magic Device

Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License