Spellcaster is the general term for those characters (or enemies) who are able to cast spells. For the player, the following spellcaster classes are available for character generation:

When the spellcaster has achieved at least Level 3 in those two classes, he might change class to become...

The Bard's Tale II: The Destiny Knight introduces the

as a fifth class. In order to become an archmage, a spellcaster must have mastered all levels of the other four classes.

The Bard's Tale III: Thief of Fate offers two more spellcaster classes:

Apart from chronomancers and geomancers, the other classes also appear as opponents. Also, there are many more enemies who are able to cast spells, including major villains.