DEEP MAGIC (LOW MAGIC)
Deep Magic, or Low Magic, is the Creature Magic of the Underground, of
Transmutation and Enchantment, or Magical Change. Deep Magic includes
Spells of shape-shifting, the Handling of Underground Animalia
(conversing with animal/creatures, translating animal/creature
behavior, taming animal/creatures), and the Compass of the Underground
(the instinctive ability to divine direction in underground mazes and
who weaved low magic in combatant transformed the elements of their
current environment into formidable weapons. Boulders could transmute
into a temporal dorn beast to chase off attackers, while a handful of
peddles could become exploding fire ants.
Deep Magic is also the Magic of the Underground Warrior, and much of it
is understood instinctively by fighting races, including the brogmoids.
A creature like a brogmoid would never be able to explain why it is he
was able to know or do something, but he will know to do it, all the
THE SKULL OF YORUK
When Yoruk descended into Hades and spent time with Belegur (c.
363~380), their conversations included the Great Mysterious of the
Cosmos and an extended session on the topic of Deep Magic, one of the
three kinds of magic that flows through the cosmos, and the one that is
commonly linked to the dark ways of those who dwell in the underworld.
When Yoruk finally died in 425, his knowledge of Deep Magic was
imprinted and retained with his skull. Its bearer wields the knowledge
and power of Deep Magic. Thus the crystal Skull of Yoruk has become
one of the most coveted and sought after relics in all the Empire.