Wege der Zauberei (Ways of Magic) expands the Das Schwarze Auge magic rules and background information from the basic rulebook.
Contained herein are:
- Basic and expanded rules for casting spells and modifying them
- Information on blood magic
- Rules for spell research and magic item creation
- Magical runes and scripts
- Alchemy rules
- Information about the world of dreams
- A collection of magical books
- Rules for ritual magic of various types (druidic rituals, witch magic, elven songs, etc.)
- Rules for summoning demons, spirits, undead, elementals, and other beings, including a large bestiary of creatures
- Demonic pacts
- Magic traditions, orders, and guilds, their history, colleges, customs, and laws
- A cosmology including rules for travelling to other dimensions and parallel worlds
- Essays on magical phenomenons of Aventurien
What is not included are spell descriptions. Those can be found in the Liber Cantiones.