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Attacking a mental stress track is basically just causing mental confusion and exhaustion for your target. Non-magical people do this to each other all the time by verbally abusing each other, feeding false information, engaging in demagogy, using their social positioning to create pressure on the other, and even outright bullying, mobbing, seduction and ...


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Yes, it's possible to inflict Mental Stress with magic without breaking the Laws of Magic. You just can't affect someone's mind directly; whenever you're thinking of an effect that could cause Mental stress, the brain is strictly off-limits. There are plenty of ways to cause Mental Stress with less psychic effects, though. The entire field of illusion ...


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No That is a direct violation of the Third Law and the Fourth Law of Magic. Which are Never Invade the Thoughts of Another and Never Enthrall Another respectively. To attack the mental stress track would be attacking the mind of a mortal, whether inciting an emotion or giving them a headache, is a direct attack at the psyche of another person. Also, ...


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Directly tampering with the human mind, either by reading it or modifying it, is a direct violation of the Third and Fourth Laws, respectively, no matter how you do it or what your motives are. Both of them are a sure way to have the Council Wardens on your trail in no time. Specifically, it is forbidden to directly use magic on human beings for those ...



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