Episode 89: Magic, What helps? What Hurts?

Abracadabra.... Not the Steve Miller Song

Today’s Topic – Magic, What helps? What Hurts?

After the world is blown up, and new groups start to form.   It is time to start rebuilding your fantasy world. Check out part one! and Part two

  • What is a magic system
    • Look to games and fiction for inspiration
    • Or to systems that have been used in our world
      • Tarot
      • Nordic Runes
      • Astrology and many many more
    • Systems
      • Extra Magical
      • Innate
      • Learned
      • Science as Magic
      • Illusion
    • A Bonus system from the producer

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The Rating


Micheal’s Picks

Classic Ouija Board Game

Bonus no mention of Waterworld … finally

An Honest Liar
The Skeleton Key
Mage the Awakening
The Prestige
Lord Of Illusions (Collector’s Edition) [Blu-ray]


The Worldbuilding Task for the Day

Create a magic system for your world

The Real World task for the day

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The Tease 1 Minute

Favorite fantasy Works

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