Predictamancy

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*[[Wanda]] taking possession of [[Arkenpliers]] and attuning to them was Predicted.{{erf|1|143}}
*[[Wanda]] taking possession of [[Arkenpliers]] and attuning to them was Predicted.{{erf|1|143}}
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==Predictamancy and causality==
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The mechanisms of predictamancy have not been described in any detail.  Some possible mechanics are:
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==Self Fulfilling Prophecy==
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Knowledge of the predictions or predictamancy itself casues the predictions to be true. It could be argued that ]]Wanda]] only became attuned to the [[Arkenpliers]] due to a course of actions based on future knowledge.{{erf|1|143}}
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==Outside influence==
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Forces beyond the scope of ordinary cause and effect in [[Erfworld]] (For instance the [[Titans]]) alter events to reach the predicted state regardless of anybody's knowledge or choices.
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Revision as of 22:09, 22 September 2009

Contents

Canon

Class\Axis Erf Fate Numbers
Hocus Pocus Findamancy Predictamancy Mathamancy

Proposed Canon

Predictamancy is one of the three disciplines of the Magic class Hocus Pocus; it is aligned with the axis of Fate.Erf-b1-p038aSame-site.PNG

Abilities

Known Predictamancers

Speculation

Predictions that have proven accurate

Predictamancy and causality

The mechanisms of predictamancy have not been described in any detail. Some possible mechanics are:

Self Fulfilling Prophecy

Knowledge of the predictions or predictamancy itself casues the predictions to be true. It could be argued that ]]Wanda]] only became attuned to the Arkenpliers due to a course of actions based on future knowledge.Erf-b1-p143Same-site.PNG

Outside influence

Forces beyond the scope of ordinary cause and effect in Erfworld (For instance the Titans) alter events to reach the predicted state regardless of anybody's knowledge or choices.

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