In Outward, Magic is not designed to be simple, it is ritualistic and deliberate. Most magical skills require mana to be cast, however there are a few exceptions (such as Frost Bullet and Gong Strike). Spells can be used as standalone abilities, however planning and combinations are required for the full potential of these abilities to be unleashed.
- See Skill Combinations for a list of combinations
For a list of skills related to each element, see these pages:
At the Conflux Chambers, players can obtain Mana as well as some basic Magic skills:
Some of these skills require the Cabal of Wind Altars to be activated in the player's current region.
The four basic runes can be combined to cast powerful abilities. See the main article for all combinations.
Imbues add magical properties to weapons. These imbues can be obtained through many skills and consumables. They can also be obtained through countering a magical attack, while other skills can discharge imbues at enemies.