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
Mythic Babylon cover - My friend and gaming colleague Chris Gilmore (‘Hartmut Hare-Eye’) is the co-author of the forthcoming *Mythras* setting book *Mythic Babylon* (it will be p...
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