Treat this alchemically prepared wooden stake as a dagger for the purpose of proficiency
with such a weapon. However, it is destroyed after one successful
Like alchemical flare bolts, alchemical flare stakes contain
a blend of phosphorus, silver particles, garlic, and other
alchemical substances to ignite desiccated flesh. An alchemical
flare stake that hits a corporeal undead deals an additional
1d6 points of fire damage and lodges within the creature’s
body. Each embedded stake deals 1d6 points of fire damage
per round to the undead creature, which can remove all
embedded stakes as a standard action that provokes an attack
A living creature struck by a flare stake takes normal dagger
damage with no additional fire damage.
Craft (alchemy) Check DC: 20.
Weight: 1 lb. (10 stakes).