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10 Magical diseases for your next tabletop RPG session

In a world of magic, there are bound to be ailments and illnesses that only affect those of a magical bent. Depending on the level of magic in your game, these illnesses could have huge, hilarious and often deadly results. With that in mind, we have put together 10 magical diseases for you to use in your next RPG.   Name: Mana-drain Effect: For every day that the character has this disease, they lose 10% of their remaining power points (rounding down). Spread: Highly contagious. Can be spread just by touching an infected person. Cure: A potion containing very rare ingredients.   Name: Mana corporis Effect: Every time the character uses power points, they take that many hits. Spread: This illness it not contagious. It is caused by over exposure to mana. Cure: Magical healing from a very skilled practitioner   Name: Involuntary invisibility Effect: Every 12 hours, the character becomes more difficult to perceive, starting from mundane and moving all the way up to Absurd. Spread: Contagious. Bacte

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