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.
Can spiritual weapons be Counterspelled?
No, Spiritual Weapon can’t make Opportunity Attacks.
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.
What can a spiritual weapon be?
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. The weapon can take whatever form you choose. …
Does spiritual weapon count as an action?
2 Answers. A spiritual weapon (created by the spell of the same name) uses your bonus action for movement and attacking. It does not have its own actions, bonus actions or reactions. The Spiritual Weapon spell has a casting time of 1 bonus action and range of 60 feet.
Is spiritual weapon an ally?
The spiritual weapon is not a person, not a character, and not an ally. It’s a spell effect. It doesn’t take attacks of opportunity or flank.
How many attacks does spiritual weapon have?
From the description it sounds like the caster gets 2 attacks per round with this. 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 spiritual weapon attack twice?
You can’t move or attack with the spiritual weapon during your attack action – only during the bonus action. You can never attack twice with it in one round/turn.
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.
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.
Is spiritual weapon a weapon attack?
It is not a weapon. It is a 2nd level spell whose effect resembles a weapon. The Rakshasa is immune. Each of these has to be decided on a case by case basis and ultimately this is a DM call.
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.
How do you get a spiritual weapon?
The only way to move spiritual weapon is to use your bonus action to move it 20ft. There is no way to gain additional bonus actions in a single turn so you can’t move it further than this.