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Metamagic was a group of skills used by spellcasters, including wizards, sorcerers, illusionists and other casters focusing exclusively on arcane magic for their survival and livelihood. Metamagic allowed casters to transcend the normal rules of magic and create effects that could be devastatingly powerful.
The Purpose of MetamagicEdit
Metamagic allowed spellcasters to augment their abilities in amazing ways.
Spellcasters with this skill could cast spells quicker, allowing them to cast more spells during the same time period, or cast a single spell before performing another action.
This skill allowed the caster to cast a spell without having to move their hands.
Silent Spell allowed spellcasting by willpower alone.
By sacrificing access to a stronger spell, the caster could cast a weaker spell without needing to consult their spellbook.
By sacrificing access to a stronger spell, the caster could cast a weaker spell at will without having to re-memorize the spell.
This skill unleashed the full potential of harmful spells.
Eschew Material ComponentsEdit
Material spell components were not required when using this skill.
The action increased the intensity of harmful spells.
This skill allowed the caster to strip spells from their current memory instead of consuming charges when using a magical item.