While there are some kings with a bit of Wizardry, Wizards as a general rule are not rulers.
There are several reasons
#1 They are scare
#2 They lack the skills and temperament for the most part
#3 Ruling takes away time from developing magic which is more important to most of them
#4 Many people won't follow them
Mythras Swords and Sorcery Advice - Thinking of running a ‘swords-and-sorcery’ style *Mythras* (*RuneQuest 6*) campaign? This thread at the RPGsite contains some helpful advice. (Also, this o...
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