- Who possesses more knowledge? Who has a better understanding of the Universe and it's origins? In other words, who is smarter?
- Direct confrontation, Who has better energy manipulation skills, psionic powers etc? In other words, who is more powerful?
- Possessor, has the Runestaff the "key" to all knowledge of the Universe as he calls it. You can look it up, if you don't know what it is.