Can spiritual weapon smite?
No. Because you are using a spell attack rather than a weapon attack, Divine Strike can’t be used with Spiritual weapon.
Does spiritual weapon count as a weapon attack?
Yes, as the trigger is “hit with a melee attack” and spiritual weapon counts; otherwise the ability would say “hit with a melee weapon attack”.
Does divine strike work with spiritual weapon?
No. Divine strike applies to weapon attacks. Spiritual weapon is a spell attack.
Can you grab a spiritual weapon?
It is a spell effect that resembles a weapon and therefore not a weapon. Even if you did grab it, you would not have proficiency with it and likely wouldn’t be able to use it as it is controlled via your divine magic as a bonus action, no physical movement can really affect it.
Can you divine smite with a thrown weapon?
You have your answer right here: “Thrown. If a weapon has the thrown property, you can throw the weapon to make a ranged attack”, because it’s a ranged attack, and not a melee one, you can’t use Divine Smite on it. It has to be a melee weapon attack. Not an attack with a melee weapon.
Can you smite a spell attack?
You can even use divine smite on a melee weapon attack that’s part of a spell or that triggers the effect of a spell.
Can spiritual weapon crit?
Can spiritual weapon crit? In 5e, a spiritual weapon produces an effect that appears as your deity’s favored weapon. And it uses that weapon’s crit range and multiplier. It uses the caster’s BAB to attack and determine if it gets multiple attacks after the first round.
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.
Is spiritual weapon a bonus action?
You create a floating, spectral weapon within range that lasts for the duration or until you cast this spell again. As a bonus action on your turn, you can move the weapon up to 20 feet and repeat the attack against a creature within 5 feet of it. … The weapon can take whatever form you choose.
Does spiritual weapon go away when you die?
Yes. The weapon stays around if you fall unconscious, but since it requires a bonus action from you to do anything, it just floats there doing nothing. Yes, it is not a concentration spell, so getting hit, falling unconscious, even dying do not end the duration of the spell.
Why is spiritual weapon so good?
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. Or you could do a melee attack in lieu of the cantrip.
Does spiritual weapon have AC?
Spiritual Weapon attacks using Bonus action, not an Action. Bonus Actions and Actions are not interchangeable in Combat.