Although Athasians are accustomed to the way, they are hostile to arcane power. They consider casting an arcane spell to be an evil act. On Athas magis is evil or, at least, the favorite tool of evil manipulators.
- People who discover you are an arcanist usualy assume the worrest.
- Spellcasters should be carefule about whom they show there powers too.
- Blasting enemies in a populated area is certain to be met with cries of “spell maker!” and “Defiler!”
- At least one witness will report the character to the templars unless the spellcaster convincingly claims to be a psion, coneals the spellcasting, or eliminates all witnesses.