There is a secret no many are aware about Mage: the Ascension : it is a game about spirituality. The original traditions are based not just on real-world cultural area, but on the spirtituality of these cultures. The word "Arete", even if commonly translatted into "virtues", mean, in hermetica, as the betterment of one self, the connection to the divine inside, the elevation of the soul to its principle. In that optic, the Technocracy is objectivly wrong, as are the Nephandis and the Marauder, btw. As for technomagick, as the many real-world spirtuality have for principle...