- Gods of the Fall, Page 111
You master magical abilities outside the experience, understanding, and conception of others. You might choose to focus your magic on the mind, fire, force, winter or some principle, or you might generalize. However you decide to develop your magic, that choice informs the course of your awakening divinity; will aspire to be a god of Fire, of the Sea, of the Storm, of Secrets, or something else entirely?
Because a shaper’s abilities are most like those of the vanished gods, a shaper is sometimes viewed with awe or fear, depending on the situation.