“You could learn this, you know. It’s not just ‘all in the wrist’.”
Karl’s time as a war engineer hardened him into a veteran of many battles. He often worked closely with the King’s siege wizards, enough to learn that their mysticism and rituals disguised an underlying theorems and arcane laws. Magic is a science! His unorthodox viewpoint, and considerable success, nearly saw him imprisoned. But then the invasion occurred, and the city needed anyone and everyone that could conjure fire from mana as the zombies flooded the streets. Now he believes the only chance humanity has of surviving the Dark Times is to spread his doctrine.