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A spell to make objects sentient, like Pinocchio

After writing the Ars Magica spells about Frozen, there are a plenty more movie based spell effects to ponder. I started writing this post with Pinocchio in mind, but an actual tree would also be a suitable target, as it’s branches could conceivably act as hands of a sort (as demonstrated in one of the of the Ars sourcebooks on a massive tree). 397 more words

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Spells for emergencies at sea

Here are a few random spells to use on rivers and oceans, particularly for creating places to recover at sea, to help save lost crew, or to create a temporary hold-fast for repairs. 388 more words

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Necromancy spells, part 8

A quasi-necromantic idea is to use dead body parts as a form of substitution for lost limbs, as it is a popular fantasy trope. ┬áMany stories have similar myths, the one I like best is the… 702 more words

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Spells from Frozen, part 3

Part three of the spells from Frozen has spells inspired from the film and also some derivations. While the film’s cartoon-ish style is fantastic it is not always what a magus might desire. 797 more words

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Spells from Frozen, part 2

This post is more oddball spells inspired from Frozen. An aspect I found interesting was how similar in make-up all the spells are. Very often the base effects were the same (Perdo Ignem 5 or Creo Aquam 3 or 4) and the variance was in the description and duration. 717 more words

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Spells for a Magus with a Focus in Bronze

Here are a set of new and modified spells for an Ars Magica Verditius Magus with a minor magical focus in bronze. When I generated the Magus as a beginning Character it wasn’t possible to take all these spells, however they might represent future developments. 1,132 more words

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Silly Gardening spells

Here are some spells I wish I had in daily life to get more omph from the weekend. Admittedly it is an absurd list of desired special spell powers, but your mind goes to strange places mid way through a gardening marathon. 279 more words

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