An Alchemist is one of he many remarkable individuals capable of studying and practicing Alchemy. As the craft of alchemy requires a full understanding of chemistry and ancient alchemical theory alchemists are closer to scientist than magicians, but the ability to prreform alchemy is also tied to an inherent talent for manipulating matter and energy not all people can become compent alchemist merely by studying.

Though essentiall scientist, alchemists abilities are increadibly pracical and can be applied to the simple enhancement of normal life in the form of quick, relatively efforless repair of objects that ordinarily take a good deal of time and energy to fix. As such, alchemists are revered as producive members of society and they use their abilities for the good of the public rather than for personal gain or political reasonsa creed generally rejected by alchemists who opt for funding as Regional Alchemist.

Despite their obligation to the people, alchemists are also carful to keep he secrets of their research out of the hands of he general public so as o prevent abuse of the that knowladge and power by those wih less-than-noble intentions. As such, alchemists generally keep their reserach notes coded so that only they, or like-minded alchemical geniuses, may undersand them.

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