You touch a willing creature who isn’t wearing armor, and a protective magical force surrounds it until the spell ends. The monk gets to choose which he would rather have. Mage Armour Mage Armour I can't get both these buffs running at the same time together can I - i.e Base AC10 + 3 for Mage Armor +3 for Draconic Resilience +3Dex mod (for example) for an impressive AC19 for a half elf swanning around in a flimsy robe! It's just possible, if you spend some resources, to overcome this. ... And the default in 5e is to have unarmoured wizards. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Casting Time: 1 action Range: Touch Components: V, S, M (a piece of cured leather) Duration: 8 hours. There is no range that helps you to target that creature who's standing away from you. 1st-level abjuration. You can cast Mage Armor on yourself at will, without expending a spell slot or material components. Hardened Leather. Prerequisite: Pact of … Mage armor specifies that it works on a creature who isn’t wearing armor.” It’s true that the target of mage armor must be unarmored, but mage armor gives you a new way to calculate your AC (13 + your Dexterity modifier) and is therefore incompatible with Unarmored Defense or any other feature that provides an AC calculation. 5E; Thoughts on Mage Armor stacking with Robes and Rings; If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You will have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Mage armor? To cast this spell you have to touch your target. Aspect of the Moon. Armor Descriptions Battle Plate. The spell ends if the target dons armor or if you dismiss the spell as an action. Plate? To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. 13ac + dex. Ascendant Step. Armor of Shadows. Dungeons and Dragons Mage Armor 5e spell It's an evocating spell that can be cast at the basic level of playing in the 5th version of the D&D role-playing game. 11ac +dex. You could argue that it would overwrite the monk standard armor (10+dex+wis) but then the monk could just dismiss it as an action. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Sturdier than even full plate, battle plate consists of a full suit of interlocking plates with a layer of thick hide and chain underneath. Some groups set up more 4E style combats, where everyone gets into melee at some point in almost every fight. Prerequisite: 9th level You can cast Levitate on yourself at will, without expending a spell slot or material components. Armor in 5e replaces your base standard AC. While similar in material to leather armor, hardened leather adds an additional layer of lacquer, hardening the leather to an almost iron-like strength. Put on padded? Mage Armor (and Shield) should really only be used if the character is likely to be attacked a lot. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. 5e SRD >Spellcasting >Spells A-Z >M > Mage Armor. it IS armor but requires no proficiency. You touch a willing creature who isn’t wearing armor, and a protective magical force surrounds it until the spell ends. 18AC, no dex added. Casting Time: 1 action Range: Touch Components: V, S, M (a piece of cured leather) Duration: 8 hours. The target’s base AC becomes 13 + its Dexterity modifier. Mage Armor 1st-level abjuration. D&D 5e/Next; So a wizard can cast mage armor on his familiar.