Pioneering new vistas in technology, the Kanmusu are sentient autonomous ships.
Not to be confused with autons, auxons are small machines, 1 to 3 inches in length, that are used for large scale, long term, resource extraction.
A secret project of the Anunnaki, the first post-human phenoclade
It is possible to buy magical abilities. The process is very dangerous though, involving chemicals, rituals and surgery possibly leaving the aspiring mage insane, retarded or scarred for life.