Firebolt 5E Spell DnD

Fire bolt

Hello magic practitioners of all shapes and sizes! Welcome to my spell book and thank you so much for checking out 11th episode of our cantrip series. May i introduce to you the one, the only d&d 5e spell firebolt usable by the sorcerer and wizard and of course through extension anyone else has access who has spells list and it is found in the classic players handbook. Let’s get into couple quick mechanics here. Also check out ray of frost 5e.

Do you know firebolt 5e spell is an evocation cantrip ? and it has so many useful attributes! don’t you know? then read this article from beginning to final words, why because in this article the dnd topics team have mentioned all of their experience and i loved their explanation too. So i recommend you read this as soon as possible and share this article to the all of your DM’s and for your playmates too.


  • Damage: 1st: 1d10; 5th: 2d10; 11th:3d10; 17th:4d10
  • Casting Time: 1 Action
  • Range: 120ft
  • Duration: Instantaneous
  • Saving throw: AC
  • Components: Somatic and Verbal
  • School: Evocation
  • Damage Type: Fire

So to start out your damage is a D10, so pretty decent there starting out with one and it getting 1 additional at 5th, 11th and 17th level. For a grant 4d10 at higher end levels there. The cast time is one action which is fairly standard and the range is a nice 120ft, the duration is instantaneous. Also read shocking grasp 5e.

The saving throw is just be the target AC, the components are somatic and verbal meaning you have to gesture as well as vocalise the incantation. The school is unsurprisingly evocation. Even less surprisingly the damage type is of course fire. Now lets take a quick look at the actual description. Also check out our chaos bolt 5e.

Overview Of Fire Bolt

Basically, at this Firebolt 5e you hurl the mote of fire at a creature or else the object with in a range. Make a ranged spell attack which is highly against to the target. On a specific hit, the target would take 1d10 fire damage. Actually, a flammable object normally hit by this spell ignites if it is not being worn or else it carried. You may also like to read magic missile 5e.

Although, this dnd spell is a simplest spell which caused a little damage, but of course the damage has increased by the caster’s experience. This dnd firebolt was an evocation spell which do cast a mote of flame at a specific target. You may also interested to read about: shatter spell 5e

At Higher Levels Of Fire Bolt 5E:

This firebolt dnd 5e damage will be increase by 1d10 whenever you reach 5th level (2d10), 11th level (3d10) and also 17th level (4d10).

Alright now lets look at a couple things there. So there is only one thing in particular that i really like about this spell and that is you can target a creature or object with it. This is in my opinion pretty nice to have its not so much to great in of itself but in a couple spells that actually lack the object component there at acid splash 5e. So that’s pretty nice actually. Now lets get into some alternative uses here.

Alternative Uses

To be honest i really come up with an two creative just because its just fire when you think about it. I mean situation i mean you can use it a light fire so the can’t fire dnd 5e spell is good example of that and i mean who knows though 120 feet and the fact that it doesn’t have to be target on the grounds pretty nice too. Do read this burning hands 5e article.

DnD 5E Firebolt Attributes

Casting Time1 Action
ClassesSorcerer, Wizard
ComponentsV, S
Damage TypeFire
NameFire bolt
Spell AttackRanged
TargetA creature or object within range
Some Comments On Firebolt 5E Spell
  • This spell is much equal to eldritch blast and it is almost a fall-back spell for the wizards and also for sorcerers.
  • Sometimes it’s difficult to deny this d&d 5e spell two weakness: such as resistance/immunities and single roll to hit.
  • When you want to build a fire-based caster, then you can build and it is very fun too. But it’s more hard to ignore which fire is one of many common resistance or immunity tags for the monsters.
  • At somewhere there you’re in lost mine or else an another facing off against the flaming skull and also it’s just simply laughing at you like you toss fire-bolts at it.
  • But mind you that specific type of skill is also one of the immune for cold and poison, that’s why, there is that.
  • Any how the other weakness would come up whenever you go up in levels and also the spell starts in getting stronger.
  • So getting to roll those extra damage dice was great, but not even rolling any type of damage dice whenever you miss kind of the blows. In any case if you’d like to check out our dnd witch bolt then proceed.

(FAQ’s) Frequently Asked Questions Of D&D 5E Fire Bolt

1 Q: How much fire bolt 5e damage ?

A: 16 (3d10) fire bolt 5e damage.

2 Q: Is fire bolt dnd 5e spell A Bonus Action ?

A: No! it’s not a bonus action.

3 Q: Is fire bolt cantrip 5e?

A: Basically, the fire bolt 5e is an evocation cantrip which is available to the sorcerers and wizards.


So, let me know what you guys think, let me know if you have any cool stories involving fire bolt or any other alternative uses you came up with. With that in mind i hope you guys have a great day and i am looking forward to hearing from you all. Thank you so much and as always its a pleasure to have a chat with you.

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