While world building my own magic system I have been researching and reading a lot. I figured I would share what I came up with to help others This is a compiled list of what I am using to create my own magic system. It's not too much, but hopefully it will help you in your own endeavors!
While magic in a story can add an innumerable amount of beauty and wonder, it is a word to the wise to be careful how you use it and that you understand it before you do. Magic basically defies all logic in this world, but that doesn't mean it should in your world.
Magic isn't supposed to be used to fix that plot hole in your story, magic is a part of the story itself. Develop it like you would a character and your story will greatly improve.
Go through these questions and answer them the best you can and hopefully, by the end your magic system will be a lot more developed!
What do you call your magic system in your world?
If your answer is just 'd