Mages specialize in the casting of spells, offensive ones in particular. Mages have the highest-powered magic of any class. They are also very skilled at the use of magical items, though their combat skills are the weakest of any class. All mages begin with a staff and skill in the use of staves. Mage attack spells are based on intelligence. Main stat: Intelligence. Subclasses: Elementalist, BattleMage, Planewalker.