How do the various magics used on Lodoss differ?
There are three major schools of magic practiced on Lodoss:
Shamanist Magic (As used by Deedlit and Leaf) is magic involving the summoning of the spirits to do the practitioner's bidding.
High Ancient Magic (As used by Slayn and Wagnard), where magic power is known as 'manna', is drawn upon by a spell caster to achieve a desired effect.
Holy Magic (As used by Etoh, Leylia and Little Neese) is magic healing for defense, drawn upon the power of the gods. The spell's power depends on the faith of the user.