A mad scientist, a cyborg, a visionary, a man of god
Out of simple roots, a deep faith.
motto of the Brotherhood of Orildus
Magic is the lifeforce of all living creatures, and it is from it that all life is made - in areas with lots of undead, magic might actually be missing or weak, which puts a whole new spin on how dangerous the undead are. Even simple zombies can be troublesome if you're relying on mages and you hit a pocket of undead making a low-magic zone...