Archie is around average hight for a guy, maybe on the short side. He is fit, but not muscular. Archie has messy brown hair, and hazel eyes. He is almost always wearing cargo pants, even during hot summers. He also wears a white bucket hat.
Archie is mostly trustworthy, he has a hidden crafty side. He is also extremely oblivious to the little things, he doesn't pick up hints, and doesn't learn about drama until weeks after its over. Archie is extremely competitive, viewing almost everything as a competition. Archie prides himself in being a man of his word, and hates when people lie. When Archie says he will do something, he will do it. His biggest weakness however, is money. With few exceptions, his loyalty lies with the highest bidder. He will do almost anything when payed enough money. The only thing Archie wants more than money is to become a stronger mage, as stronger mages can take quests that have bigger rewards.
Archie grew up in a struggling family, he learned the value of money at an early age, and he also learned how it felt to not have money. Its because of this that he will do just about anything to get payed, including theft, and maybe even murder, assuming he was payed enough and could get away with it. Archie held small low wage jobs from the day he figured out he could work, through these jobs, Archie learned a lot of skills. Shoe shining, cooking, you name it, Archie most likely knows the basics. Archie began to learn magic after he was working for a rich man with a huge library, while working, he found a book and took it with the intent of selling it, but things didn't go exactly as planned after he began to read the book. It was on Air magic. He never took his eyes off of that book, and he struck a deal with his boss, instead of getting payed, Archie would become this man's apprentice. He continued to learn from this mentor until he was strong enough to join a guild