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Create Greater Undead

School necromancy [evil]; Level cleric 8, sorcerer/wizard 8

This spell functions like create undead, except that you can create more powerful and intelligent sorts of undead: shadows, wraiths, spectres, and devourers. The type or types of undead created is based on caster level, as shown below.

Caster LevelUndead Created
15th or lowerShadow
20th or higherDevourer