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Old 06-08-2018, 05:56 PM   #19
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Default Re: Conan the wizard

Originally Posted by Steve Jackson View Post
It becomes a very big deal, affecting the way the world works, that a wizard does not want to be separated from his staff. A subset of that: a broken staff is a disaster of the first order.
There are certainly precedents in literature. Gandalf broke Saruman's staff, ending him as a major wizard. Harry Potter & Co. depend on wands from day one. I'm sure there are others.

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