Critical Role Wiki

This wiki contains spoilers for the entirety of Critical Role and The Legend of Vox Machina. Proceed at your own risk!

READ MORE

Critical Role Wiki
Advertisement
Critical Role Wiki

Will-o'-wisps are a type of spectral undead creature.

Appearance[]

The will-o'-wisps encountered by the Mighty Nein in Siff Duthar's abandoned research facility had a fading dull yellow-green glow[1] and were surrounded by sparks.[2] The wisps on Rumblecusp rose out of the pools scattered about the landscape in the Shaded Tangle were strange little eerie blue flame lights.[3]

Abilities[]

  • Damage Resistances: acid, cold,[4] necrotic, thunder, and nonmagical physical weapon damage.
  • Incorporeal Movement: Will-o’-wisps can fly through other creatures and objects.[5][6]
  • Attack:
    • Shock: Will-o’-wisps can attack targets with surrounding lightning.[7]

History[]

Campaign Two Arc 1: Come Together[]

"Ghosts, Dinosaurs, and Stuff" (2x102)[]

Will-o'-wisps - BlackSalander

Fan art of the Mighty Nein encountering will-o'-wisps and a bodak, by BlackSalander.[art 2]

References[]

  1. See "Where The River Goes" (2x15) at 0:54:25.
  2. See "A Favor in Kind" (2x16) at 0:24:10.
  3. See "Ghosts, Dinosaurs, and Stuff" (2x102) at 0:17:24.
  4. See "A Favor in Kind" (2x16) at 0:23:40.
  5. See "A Favor in Kind" (2x16) at 0:38:47.
  6. See "A Favor in Kind" (2x16) at 0:46:35.
  7. See "A Favor in Kind" (2x16) at 0:23:25.

Art:

  1. DDB Will-o'-Wisp on D&D Beyond. This page contains unofficial Fan Content permitted under the Wizards of the Coast Fan Content Policy. Not approved/endorsed by Wizards. Portions of the materials used are property of Wizards of the Coast. ©Wizards of the Coast LLC.
  2. Fan art of the Mighty Nein encountering will-o'-wisps and a bodak, by BlackSalander (source). Used with permission.
Advertisement