#magic systems

10 of the Best Magic Systems in Fantasy

From magic systems based around words, math, or crafts, these are the best magic systems in fantasy books, from the cozy to the macabre.

On a Magical Note: Music Magic in Fantasy Books

Explore the wonderful world of music magic with these fantasy books that feature magic systems based on music.

Words of Power: 8 Fantasy Books With Word-Based or Book-Based Magic Systems

Books (and words) are magic, but we knew that. The word and book-based magic systems in these stories only further prove our point.

Weaving Magic: 8 Fantasy Books With Magic Systems Based on Art

Magic systems are the pillars of any great fantasy story. So let's take a look at eight unique books with magic systems based on art!

The Main Categories of Magic Systems

Magic systems are basic worldbuilding blocks. But do you know the most common kinds of magic used in fantasy novels? Read on to find out!