A few unintelligible words and fleeting gestures carry more power than a battleaxe, when they are the words and gestures of a wizard. These simple acts make magic seem easy, but they only hint at the time the wizard must spend poring over hell spell book preparing each spell for casting, and the years before spent in apprenticeship, learning the arts of magic. Wizards depend on intensive study to create their magic. They examine musty old tomes, debate magical theory with their peers, and practice minor magics whenever they can. For a wizard, magic is not a talent but a difficult, rewarding art.
A wizard usually keeps to the back of a party, damaging and neutralizing enemies with her wide selection of spells.
Club, dagger, light crossbow, heavy crossbow and quarterstaff, but no armor or shields.
(2 + INT modifier) * 4 at first level; 2 + INT modifier each additional level