The Wand of Wonder can be used to generate a random effect which may be beneficial or harmful for the user. This item appears in Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn and Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition. It can be found in the Illithid encampment in the sewers underneath the Athkatla Temple District.

The possible effects include:

There also seems to be a chance that nothing happens.


Only those with a gambling streak dare use this wand in battle. When triggered it is, at best, unpredictable and, at worst, suicidal. The whimsical mage Malimak created it as a gift for a rival, though more as a prank than with hurtful intent. The recipient's reaction is not known, though Malimak relocated shortly thereafter. It should be used with caution, or not at all.