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 My Dearest Student,

            I am glad to hear that you were accepted into the Aubergrave Academy of Magecraft. I wasn't surprised that you were able to gain entrance-I've always known you were a bright and promising young pupil, but still, I am excited to hear that you will be joining the elite ranks of mages who've attended Aubergrave. I'm sure you recall that it was the academy I attended when I was young, and, if what Dean Revis tells me about your entrance tests is true, I'm sure that your father would have been very proud of you.

            To celebrate the occasion, I wanted to provide you with a book of spells that was given to me when I joined the academy, and which has proven invaluable both as a student, and in later parts of my life as well. Many of the spells in this tome are ones that I still use regularly to this day. Know that these aren't the kinds of spells that you will be taught in the academy: they're notably more subtle and complex, but I assure you that they are well worth the time required to learn them, and should help you greatly in your time at the academy. Magic missile and summon monster can only take you so far, after all...

Some of Advanced Arcana's features include:

  • 65 brand-new spells, many of which explore what spells can do in new and exciting ways!
  • New domains for clerics, bloodlines for sorcerers, and focused schools for wizards, plus new familiars.
  • Beautiful art from a variety of artists.
  • A short story on the discovery of these spells.
  • Over 50 pages.
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Megan R. [Featured Reviewer]
July 23rd, 2016
How does magical education work in your game? There's quite a trend within Pathfinder RPG product to suggest that you can go to school to study magic, just as you or I in the real world can take classes in history or computer science... a reasonable as [...]
Sean H. [Featured Reviewer]
December 16th, 2012
Advanced Arcana begins with an in-character introduction before talking about the new sort of spell included, namely the segmented spell, which is very powerful spell that requires multiple spell slots and castings to activate. There are also a variet [...]
Peter I. [Featured Reviewer]
February 14th, 2011
Many of the spell-products that have been released over the years are extensive collections of spells that are mostly just variants of existing spells with perhaps something new strewn into the mix. It's rare and unusual to find a product that doesn't [...]
November 23rd, 2010
This pdf is 59 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page credits, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover. That leaves 53 pages of new arcane, not a bad bang-to-buck-ratio, so let’s dive in. The pdf starts with [...]
November 23rd, 2010
This pdf is 59 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page credits, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover. That leaves 53 pages of new arcane, not a bad bang-to-buck-ratio, so let’s dive in. The pdf starts with [...]
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