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Arcane Hand Coalition
The Arcane Hand Coalition is a group of Wizarding schools, towers, universities, and the like that have banded together for mutual benefits.
They follow the 8 traditional schools of magic.
Burning Hand, Rotting Hand, Shimmering Hand, etc.
The Rotting Hand is the smallest of the group, with only a handful of Wizards acting as professors in the field of Necromancy. Even when legality is taken care of, people dont look kindly on necromancers, generally speaking. Thaele learned the basics of magic and of necromancy from his teacher at one such location.