The Crafting Altar Block is an essential block that is placed in the roof of the Crafting Altar. Its purpose is to help the Crafting Altar link to a Nexus using the Crystal Wrench. Once the Crafting Altar is linked with a Nexus or a Mana Battery which will fuel the Crafting Altar with the Essence needed to make certain Spells.
The Arcane Reconstructor is a block which uses raw essence to repair tools, armour and other items with durability.
The Arcane Deconstructor is a block which uses dark essence to split items and spells in its building parts. With a bit of loss. For spells the default items are always lost.
The Astral Barrier stops all teleporting from mobs and also stops blinking
A Caster acts as a spell caster. It uses nexus power to use the spell instead of mana. It also requires a redstone signal
A Keystone Receptacle is the topmost block used in a keystone portal. It can be customized in the UI with a combination so that one portal may be able to port to more than one. A keystone is required to activate.
Seer Stone Edit
The Seer Stone, like the Astral Barrier, operates by using essence aura projected through spells to detect nearby objects. It can be used by focusing the essence on a particular thing, and the frequency of the essence can be controlled by the use of the Keystone. Without the Keystone, the frequency generates flux unpredictably and cannot be avoided.
Instead of running on fuel, the Calefactor runs on essence in order to smelt items, occasionally it will produce additional vinteum dust as a bonus. When the calefactor is powered by Light Essence it will smelt items slowly but some items, such as metal ores or crops, may be doubled when smelted. A calefactor that is powered by Neutral Essence will function as a standard furnace would. A calefactor that is powered by Dark Essence will smelt items extremely quickly but there will be a 5% chance that any item you are trying to smelt will be destroyed.
A calefactor is constructed in a crafting table with 4 Stone, 2 Lapis Lazuli, 1 RedStone, and 1 Vinteum Dust.
This is the very base of the Ars Magica mod.The Occulus has four sections that you can invest skill points in as you level up by creating and using spells. The four trees are Offense, Defense, Utility and Affinity. The first three sections are where various spell components and shapes can be learned by spending blue, red, and green skill points. The Affinity tab shows your affinity to a specific element,which is affected by what kind of spells you use.
The Occulus is constructed in a crafting table with 1 Glass, 3 Stone Brick, 2 Coal and 1 Blue Topaz.
Ars magica includes 6 different plants,5 of which are used in certain spell creation processes.They include