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Laws of the Ascension is a rulebook for the Mind's Eye Theatre version of Mage: The Ascension.


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Nine Keys to the Universe

Mages warred for millennia to create new vistas, build a better world or determine the future of humanity. Now their struggles focus on the most important goal of all - achieving their own destinies. Traditionalist, the keepers of spiritual ways, struggle to preserve the guttering spark of magic, while the Technocracy enfolds the world in its scientific web. Every one of these elusive visionaries has the potential to surpass ordinary human limits and Ascend to a new understanding of the cosmos. But that enlightenment comes only to those who can survive and overcome their failings.

And All in Your Hands

Finally, the definitive guide to live-action Mage. Nine Traditions, nine Spheres and all of the Abilities, Attributes and storytelling ideas you can handle! Everything from the Tellurian to the Technocracy, with all the material you need to begin your own quest for Ascension.


Beginnings and Endings: A Magical Tale

Chapter One: Introduction

Chapter Two: The Traditions

Chapter Three: Character Creation and Traits

Chapter Four: The Spheres

Chapter Five: Rules, Systems and Drama

Chapter Six: Storytelling

Chapter Seven: Allies and Antagonists


Background Information

Memorable Quotes

Crossover Hell: "Of Course I Can Turn a Vampire Into A Lawn Chair." - from the Storytelling chapter


  • Florence - Mage, Son of Ether
  • David - Mage, Akashic Brotherhood
  • Tiernan - Mage, Verbena
  • Gregor - Mage
  • Thurston - Mage
  • Blink - Mage, Hollow One
  • Leigh - Mage, Verbena
  • Stefan DeChase - Mage, Celestial Chorus
  • Randall - reluctant ally
  • Jean Gris - Mage, Euthanatos
  • Brother Grizzly - Dreamspeaker ally
  • Harlequin - Mage, Jean's mentor, Euthanatos
  • Augusta - veteran custos


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