2) "Gloves of power" power Absolute's Bane affect the wearer instead of the target.
As a side note the games looks amazing so far, thank you! Hope to see the finished game soon.
This works as intended, as I found out through this forum. You have to get the mark from the goblin priestess to not be affected by Bane. I didnt read the description properly so I thought it was bugged too, but it's not.