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Flexible, but dangerous magic!

Catastrophic Magic details a more flexible magic system where there's no more need to keep track of the number of castings per spell. Instead, it introduces a casting challenge roll.

  • Fail the casting challenge roll and face catastrophic consequences.
  • Existing rules are modified to fit with this new system.
  • Featuring new talents for the magician, both for those who focus on Catastrophic magic and some new ones for existing traditions.
  • New spells to force catastrophe on other casters or to protect yourself from it.
  • Trinkets and Relics that might help mitigate the more catastrophic results.
  • Both Arcane Catastrophes and Divine Wraths.

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Requires Shadow of the Demon Lord from Schwalb Entertainment.

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Nelson R September 24, 2020 8:54 pm UTC
I LOVE this supplement! Very flavorful! I will need to test it out in play to ensure it doesn't break my game, but I think it makes magic more MAGICAL and fits in perfectly with the feel of SotDL.
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Ronny A September 25, 2020 7:15 am UTC
Glad you like it! As for breaking the game, we have playtested it alongside the RAW magic system and have found this to be neither better nor worse than RAW, in terms of balance. But I would love to hear your feedback when you have tested it :)
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