Dark Magic is the more controversial Archetype of Magic being highly coveted by outcasts and psychopaths. Dark Mages are solitary and spiteful individuals, much of their true agendas remain unknown to the men and women of Axios.
Dark Magic Types
Dark Shamanism - A form of Shamanism in which the user bends Spirits to their will through forcing them to divulge their true name.
Draakar's Boon - The lost magic of the Black Scourge, they had the powers provided by the Draakar Setherien; used by Harbingers and select mortals alike they wrought havoc with mind magic and frostfire. Returned in another form by the Draakar Azdromoth.
Fi'hiiran'tanya - This magic comes in two forms; Fi'hiiran'seth which is to drain Void based magics, and Fi'hiiran'acaele which is to drain all deity-based and dark magics.
Fjarriauga - The magic of Descendant women who sought vengeance or immortality. Otherwise known as Frost Witches; hailing from the lands of Skjoldier with an unknown past.
Necromancy - The art using the raw essence of life itself, an energy called "life-force." A Necromancer is capable of reanimating corpses and life-draining, as well as cursing and corrupting the world around them.
Shade - A dark boon created by Iblees that allows the hosts to manipulate their tainted and corrupted aura, entirely independent of Iblees. This gift, or rather curse is known to bring many troubles to the user and those around them.
Mysticism - A foul art based around the manipulation of ghosts and spectral entities through a substance called ectoplasm.
Lost Dark Magic Types
Subtypes of magic that have died out as the years began to stack.
Contract Magic - A form of magic focused specifically on creating reinforced contracts, upon entering the land of Vailor practitioners began to dwindle until none still possessed the knowledge of its use.
|Arcane Magic||Alteration||Transfiguration · Telekinesis · Void Translocation · Void Shifting|
|Evocation||Elemental Evocation · Arcanism · Conjuration|
|Illusion||Sensory Illusion · Cognatism · Mental Magic|
|Deity Magic||Runesmithing · Shamanism · Druidism · Clericalism · Ascended Magic · Paladinism|
|Dark Magic||Blood Magic · Dark Shamanism · Fjarriauga · Necromancy · Shade · Mysticism · Thallassos · Strength of the Abyss|
|Artificery||Arcane Familiars · Golemancy · Chi · Ki · Iconoclasm|