Light“ as of now can only be cast on objects that the mage can wield in their hands. In order to wield those objects, the mage need to be proficient with them. That‘s a severe downgrade from the 5E RAW. Suggestion: Light can be cast on any object any chqracter is currently holding.
Ambushed on the road with three of four characters asleep and one surprised. Once surprise wears off, the awake character should have at least one obvious option to wake their comrades.
3. Came back from the last adventure with my rations running out, exhausted from a week of travel without a long rest, wanted to stock up in the general store downtown, but it was out of rations. Can‘t continue adventuring because my group would starve to death. :-/