Read my lips: Words do not kill! People kill. Wild animals kill. But words... words have a totally different power. They enter in through our eyes and ears and work their way into our souls.
— Mustrum Ridcully, "Going Postal"


Mustrum Ridcully is the Archchancellor of the Unseen University, primary home of magical learning in Discworld. While, like many of his fellow wizards, Ridcully is considered obese and lazy, he is known for his astounding hunts and prowess with weapons. He has an uncanny ability to survive assassination attempts.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least High 8-C, probably far higher

Name: Mustrum Ridcully, The Brown

Origin: Discworld

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown, but likely over 60

Classification: Wizard Chancellor

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Magic, Reality Warping, Elemental Manipulation, Flight, Minor Immortality (Type 1; Wizards tend to live well past their 100s), Life Manipulation, Minor Creation, Illusion Creation, Information Manipulation, Explosion Manipulation, Electricity Manipulation, Death Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Fire Manipulation, Summoning, Dimensional Travel, Teleportation, Telekinesis, Crossbow Mastery, Time Manipulation, Likely many, many more

Attack Potency: At least Large Building level (Much like the Alchemist's Guild, the wizards of Unseen University are regularly attributed with the destruction of the city scape), probably far higher (Combative wizarding has not been used by Ridcully- however, he is considered to be the most powerful wizard in existence and therefore could have access to the old magics that warped entire countries in old times)

Speed: Probably Athletic Human with Supersonic reactions (Capable of responding to high-speed magical attacks and events), Subsonic+ flight speed (Capable of casually out-speeding the fastest horses in the world)

Lifting Strength: Probably Athletic Human

Striking Strength: Probably Class H

Durability: At least Building level (Has survived the crumbling of buildings without a scratch, can survive the fallout of his own magic)

Stamina: Reasonably low, as he often shows narcoleptic behavior and overeats often after performing a particularly taxing ceremony (note that most spells are easily cast, and this applies primarily to long-distance spells)

Range: Thousands of miles via magic

Standard Equipment: Hand Crossbow, Wizarding Hat, Wand

Intelligence: Extraordinary Genius, considered to be one of the most intelligent people on Discworld despite his harsh nature and is a master of all magic

Weaknesses: Laziness and general unwillingness to perform combat


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