To have any knowledge of the various monsters in the world you must take Hidden Lore. The specialties below will describe what knowledge you gain.
Destroyers – Knowledge of the destroyers and the abilities they can grant their followers. Pact Magic falls under this category as well.
Creators – Knowledge of the ancient creators, and the myths revolving around them.
Dragons – Knowledge of the dragons, drakes, and dragon-kin clans.
Primal Spirits – Knowledge of the Fae and Elementals and other primal spirits.
Magical Beasts – Knowledge of magical wildlife and primitive races such as goblins.
Mages – Knowledge of practices of traditional mages – master/apprentice relationships, guilds, schools, etc.
This is the skill that Pact-Mages use to represent their ritual skill. Each college defaults from this skill.