What kind of magic should you add to your fantasy realm? What benefits do certain magic systems give you? What are their limitations? How does it affect your world?
Adding magic to your world can feel like an exciting, but daunting task. You need to juggle various specifics and make sure that you find the perfect match. Because a good magic system can take your story to the next level, but a bad one can ruin it.
The three main types of Magic Systems are -
A Hard Magic System
A Soft Magic System
A Mixed Magic System
Below, I explain these magic systems and the pros and cons of each with examples. Take a gander, and get some tips and tricks to make an informed decision that'll take your story to new heights. Choose wisely.