Written by: Kraig Blackwelder, Jackie Cassada, Sam Inabinet, Steve Kenson, Matthew McFarland and Nicky Rea
Additional Material by: Bill Bridges and Will Hindmarch
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Developers: Bill Bridges and Will Hindmarch
Art Direction and Layout: matt milberger
Interior Art: Tom Biondolillo, Vince Locke, Vatche Mavlian, Justin Norman, Christopher Swal
Cover Design: matt milberger
Cover Art: Michael William Kaluta
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Publisher: White Wolf Publishing, Inc.
Imprint: White Wolf Game Studio
Published: April 17, 2006
Pages: 160
Year: 2006
Publication #: WW40301
Reference #: ISBN 1-58846-427-X
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Tome of the Watchtowers is a sourcebook for Mage: The Awakening. It offers further information and options for players of all five Paths.

Summary Edit

From the Onyx Path catalog:

Glimpses of a Higher World
When a mage Awakens, she touches one of the five legendary Watchtowers. The Atlantean kings erected these mystical spires in ages past to call out to slumbering souls, beckoning them to claim their birthright: the power of magic.
A Guide to Paths for Mage: The Awakening™
  • Details on the histories, practices and societies of the five Paths
  • Charts of the many symbolic correspondences between the Supernal Realms and real-world occult systems
  • Sample Path characters and new Legacies

Prologue: Doorways Edit

Fiction. A young cabal of Free Council mages prepares for a Banisher attack.

Introduction Edit

An overview of the book's purpose, and the rules for dedication.

Each of the following chapters contains notes on the history, rites and society of the Path, and impressions of its associated Supernal Realm. Each chapter ends with character creation notes, a new Legacy for the Path, and several sample characters (the last with full statistics).

Chapter One: Acanthus - Path of Thistle Edit

New Legacy: Storm Keepers.

Chapter Two: Mastigos - Path of Scourging Edit

Includes the new Merit Daimon. New Legacy: Liberatores.

Chapter Three: Moros - Path of Doom Edit

New Legacy: Bokor.

Chapter Four: Obrimos - Path of the Mighty Edit

New Legacy: Ascended Adept.

Chapter Five: Thyrsus - Path of Ecstasy Edit

Also includes a collection of new Merits to do with shapechanging and the spirit world. New Legacy: Neocologists.

Background Information Edit

Though not credited originally in this book, this contributor was later acknowledged in the Mage book MTAw: Tome of the Mysteries Bullet-pdf Bullet-nip.

Memorable Quotes Edit

Characters Edit

References Edit

Acanthus, The Aether, Arcadia, Dedications, Legacy (MTAw), Mana, Mastigos, Moros, Obrimos, Order, Pandemonium, Path, Primal Wilds, Stygia, Supernal Realm, Thyrsus

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