Counterspell (Verbalized)

Multiplier: Arcane, Divine, Natural
Base Cost: 30
Type: Ranked
Prerequisite: Counterspell (Specific) Rank 4, Counterspell (Specific) at same rank

Those who excel at disrupting the spells of others are often able to do so with nothing more than a gesture. Characters with this skill are able to use their Counterspell (Specific) skill without incanting and can use Counterspell (Specific) against instant duration effects which strike them directly. Use of this skill doubles the mana cost for Counterspell (Specific) and doubles the halo cost for Counterspell (Sorcerous).