USAGEMAGIC PATHS HEROES
“Laying on the ground, glimpsing in the shadows of great trees, it pulsed as with fading heartbeats. She bowed down and picked it up and her body surged with energies, coloured threads twisting up around his arm. Reaching her chest and head, she gave a large loud sob -and transformed.”
Essence is the substance of the worlds planet, common to all things, living and dead, organic and inorganic. It’s a floating sea in more or less consistent threads, its complex pattern beyond the grasp of mortal beings. Nonetheless some manage to become one with it, realizing there’s ways of manipulating its pattern. This fleeting strength allows them to redefine reality with hand-movements in certain patterns, thus putting everything’s existence in motion.
If you add ingredients when setting the sea of things in motion, it’s even possible to alter the composition of whatever is the target.
At times manipulated energies of the Mana Sea seems to crystalize in the form of Shards or Fragments of solid matter tinted in its Realm Colour. These objects with no Truename can be used in altering or forming reality. And for the Realm of Essence there are the following 7:
Magic Shard of : Greater Goddess of Summer.
Shards of: Greater God of Body.
Shard of: Greater Goddess of Autumn
Shard of: Greater God of Earth
Shard of: Greater Goddess of Winher
Shards of: Greater God of Mind.
Magic Shard of : Greater Goddess of Spring.
As one is rooted in one of the Aura Colours of the Magic Wheel the opposite side become increasingly harder to see, study, cope and learn. In fact every teaches that the direct opposite in the Magic Wheel should be left alone -sort of forbidden lore. As it can corrupt ones teachings.