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Magic Video Series 10: Detect Metal

Alright, recording from some trees on the back side of Y Mountain, a spell for finding an ironclad ally, or foe, by detecting metal. At the time, I thought I might be on the wrong path, I was also very tired.

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Magic Video Series 9: Just 200 Feet More

Alright, recording from some field up on the back side of Y Mountain, a spell for getting a group to buck up and make the last little effort, after the fatigue curing spells are no longer having an effect.

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Magic Video Series 8: A Stumbling Block to Evil

Here’s a second spell construction video. A mage with no life magic needs a way to help against some skeletons. He turns to an AoE clumsiness spell effecting only evil.

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Magic Video Series 7: Stealth Healing Spell Construction

With all the technical videos out of the way, let’s look at a specific spell. Today’s spell is a healing spell from the Stealth school of magic, which has it’s own complications.

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Magic Video Series 6: The Seven Schools of Magic

Here’s the fourth video in a series aimed at reducing the insane mess that is the Magic System Page to a more accessible format. This video discusses the schools of magic involved in learning and casting spells:

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Magic Video Series 5: The Verbal Component

Here’s the fourth video in a series aimed at reducing the insane mess that is the Magic System Page to a more accessible format. This video looks at the verbal component of Mind Weave casting:

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Magic Video Series 4: The Arcane Circle

Here’s the fourth video in a series aimed at reducing the insane mess that is the Magic System Page to a more accessible format. This video looks in depth at the arcane circle, the backbone of any serious Mind Weave … Continue reading

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Magic Video Series 3: The Elemental Fingers

Here’s the third video in a series aimed at reducing the insane mess that is the Magic System Page to a more accessible format. This video looks in depth at the fingers, which provide the spell with raw elemental power:

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Magic Video Series 2: The Tools of Spell Design

Here’s the second video in a series aimed at reducing the insane mess that is the Magic System Page to a more accessible format. This video introduces the tools of the magic system a player can use to design spells: … Continue reading

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Magic Video Series 1: The Philosophy and Goals

In light of the current Magic System overview being an insane, unreadable wall of text. I’ve decided to reduce most of it into a video series. The videos will all be pretty short. Today we start that video series with … Continue reading

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