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Mundane Magics

Ever since my long-ago teenage years, when I wasn’t allowed to play D&D - just look at the books, I’ve played a kind of mental game with the spell lists from the various editions of D&D – What spells would I want to be able to…

Hot Button: Magic – Mechanical or McGuffin?

Every gaming system handles magic a little differently, but one thing holds true in any gaming system that has a magical component. At some point it is going to be used to move the narrative along. When magic becomes a McGuffin, it’s going…