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Curses | Diseases | Drugs | Poisons


Source Starfinder Core Rulebook pg. 414
Curses are magical afflictions and usually have a single effect, though some curses use tracks like diseases and poisons do. Removing a curse requires either using remove affliction or fulfilling a special condition that varies by curse (and sometimes differs between individual applications of the same curse).

Curse of the Vainglorious

Source Starfinder Core Rulebook pg. 418
Type curse; Save Will DC 20
Effect After failing an ability check, attack roll, saving throw, or skill check, the victim takes a –2 penalty to that rolls of that type for 1 minute (treat each individual skill check, ability check, and saving throw separately) and can’t try again on rolls of that type. This means the victim can’t take 20.
Cure The victim must spend 1 month humbly and obediently apprenticing to a master in one of its fields of expertise.