Originally Posted by shady
1) is kinda confuseing
2) Duh yes.
3) For Followers? Nope, They count as the level you have them at.
I mean the immortals handbook says replace improved spell capacity, extra spell slot (possibly something else, I forget) with a feat that gives you 1 level of metamagic free (I forget its name).
Anecronwashere: It was for followers under epic leadership, I know i didn't make it clear, sorry.
And ability rolls: