No recent wiki edits to this page. Types of spellcaster Depending on their area of expertise, spellcasters are often referred to by many different names and have various powers. Commonly, spellcasters with no area of expertise are called 'generalists', wizards / magi or sorcerers. Traditional magic specialists TitleSchool of expertiseAbilities Abjurer Abjuration Magical shielding, dispelling other spells, spells that protect against the elements. Conjurer / summoner Conjuration Summoning creatures of various types, creation of objects, teleportation Illusionist Illusion Invisibility, creating illusionary objects and creatures, false sensual perceptions Diviner Divination Scrying a location remotely, foretelling the future, acquiring information about a person or object Enchanter Enchantment Charm enemies to turn them friendly, magical sleep, mind manipulation that confuses the target Transmuter Transmutation / alteration Buff spells, altering the properties and size of materials/objects, transformation spells Evoker / Invoker Evocation / invocation Manipulation elemental energy, common offensive spells like fireball, chain lightning, cone of cold etc. Necromancer Necromancy Raising the dead as zombies/ skeletons, syphoning life energy from another creature to himself, talking with the dead Some settings simply have black mages and white mages, reflecting a tighter classification of magic in general.