No spells? Virmir, are you using the old "It's all your own ability, you just have to believe" thing there?
Reeeeeeallly, I expected better from you.
Lucian's face in first panel reminds me of the oooooold black and white "detective/investigation" movies... Sure, the high collar is from the cape, and not a trenchcoat, but the expression and way of facing the "camera"... totally fits.
* Tvorsk grins.