When most arcole reach adulthood they leave the community they were raised in. They then attempt to walk the world and learn from all that they meet. Many of these wandering arcole end up drawn into the dangerous life of the mercenary. Among their own kind they are average, but among most myosi an arcole is an fearsome warrior. Those from small villages soon become addicted to the attention and heavy flow coin that victories bring. Only a few live to see their coin spent, most learn too late that size and strength matters far less against a alchemical fire or cursed glass.