As a world of magic, AKS naturally has magic users. The volvu (singular: volva) are the practitioners of magic among humans. The craft of volvu is limited mostly to peering into the future, though there are other, more subtle, uses of their power. For example, many volvu also know magic chants that make them useful midwives.
Volvu are given a high place of respect in society. Some of the most experienced among their order even often advise kings on the right order of things.