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==Capabilities==
 
==Capabilities==
User can utilize Eldritch Magic, a variation of magic that is derived from some sort of [[Eldritch Physiology|Eldritch being]]. What this means ultimately depends on the universe it's used in, but more often than not it's not a good thing. Eldritch Magic practitioners are capable of doing things that can exceed many limitations of [[Magic]] usually at the cost of their physical form or their sanity. Eldritch Magic is usually accomplished via communion with eldritch masters.
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User can utilize Eldritch Magic, a variation of magic that is typically derived from some sort of [[Eldritch Physiology|Eldritch being]]. What this means ultimately depends on the universe it's used in, but more often than not it's not a good thing. Eldritch Magic practitioners are capable of doing things that can exceed many limitations of [[Magic]] usually at the cost of their physical form or their sanity. Eldritch Magic is usually accomplished via communion with eldritch masters although this may not always be the case.
   
 
==Applications==
 
==Applications==
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*[[Conjuration]]: Of eldritch entities.
 
*[[Conjuration]]: Of eldritch entities.
 
*[[Cosmic Awareness]]: Become aware of the cosmos at large.
 
*[[Cosmic Awareness]]: Become aware of the cosmos at large.
**[[Madness Manipulation]]: Induce madness on foes by giving them visions from beyond.
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**[[Dimensional Link]]: Gain power from higher dimensions.
**[[Dimensional Link]]: Gain power from higher dimensions using the power imbued by your eldritch masters.
 
 
**[[Madness Form]]: Take on a visage that mirrors the very concept of madness itself.
 
**[[Madness Form]]: Take on a visage that mirrors the very concept of madness itself.
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**[[Madness Magic]]: Induce madness on foes by giving them visions from beyond.
 
*[[Divine Empowerment]]: Gain power from the "gods" beyond.
 
*[[Divine Empowerment]]: Gain power from the "gods" beyond.
 
**[[Corrupting Madness]]: Corrupt foes with madness.
 
**[[Corrupting Madness]]: Corrupt foes with madness.
**[[Dream Manipulation]]: Enter the dreams of mortals, and even affect the dreams of entire species.
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**[[Dream Magic]]: Enter the dreams of mortals, and even affect the dreams of entire species.
**[[Insanity Empowerment]]: Empower yourself with the madness that your masters induce.
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**[[Insanity Empowerment]]: Empower yourself with madness.
 
**[[Mental Breakdown]]: Probe the minds of your opponents and cause their minds to break.
 
**[[Mental Breakdown]]: Probe the minds of your opponents and cause their minds to break.
**[[Nonexistence]]: Eliminate things from reality.
 
 
**[[Psionic Manipulation]]: Manipulate matter at the most fundamental level and minds of multiple subjects at once.
 
**[[Psionic Manipulation]]: Manipulate matter at the most fundamental level and minds of multiple subjects at once.
**[[Psycho Warping]]: Twist reality by feeding into the delirium caused within afflicted hosts
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**[[Psycho Warping]]: Twist reality by feeding into the delirium caused within afflicted hosts.
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**[[Void Magic]]: Eliminate things from reality.
 
*[[Fatal Countenance]]: Have a form that can destroy opponents in mind and body.
 
*[[Fatal Countenance]]: Have a form that can destroy opponents in mind and body.
*[[Magic Destruction]]/[[Magic Negation]]: Due to the nature of Eldritch Magic, it's very possible that users will be able to negate "regular" magic.
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*[[Magic Destruction]]/[[Magic Negation|Negation]]: Due to the nature of Eldritch Magic, it's very possible that users will be able to negate "regular" magic.
*[[Shapeshifting]]: Take on horrifying forms that often reflect the eldritch visages of your masters.
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*[[Shapeshifting]]: Take on horrifying forms that often reflect eldritch visages.
 
**[[Malleable Anatomy]]: User's body can change into an eldritch essence capable to molding and reshaping to his/her will.
 
**[[Malleable Anatomy]]: User's body can change into an eldritch essence capable to molding and reshaping to his/her will.
 
*[[Soul Absorption]]: Absorb the very souls of your opponents.
 
*[[Soul Absorption]]: Absorb the very souls of your opponents.
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*[[Divine Monster Physiology]]
 
*[[Divine Monster Physiology]]
 
*[[Eldritch Being Manipulation]]
 
*[[Eldritch Being Manipulation]]
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*[[Eldritch Entity Creation]]
 
*[[Eldritch Physiology]]
 
*[[Eldritch Physiology]]
 
*[[Eldritch Soul]]
 
*[[Eldritch Soul]]
*[[Madness Magic]]
 
 
*[[Magic Transcendence]]
 
*[[Magic Transcendence]]
   
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*[[Magic Negation]]/[[Magic Destruction]]
 
*[[Magic Negation]]/[[Magic Destruction]]
 
*May cause the user to go insane.
 
*May cause the user to go insane.
*User may lose powers if the user's master is sealed away.
 
 
*There is always a price, usually a heavy one.
 
*There is always a price, usually a heavy one.
   

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The power to use Eldritch Magic, a form of magic that is derived from Eldritch Abominations. Alien variation of the Dark Arts and Divine Magic.

Also Called

  • Abyssal Magic
  • Alien Magic
  • The Orange and Blue Path

Capabilities

User can utilize Eldritch Magic, a variation of magic that is typically derived from some sort of Eldritch being. What this means ultimately depends on the universe it's used in, but more often than not it's not a good thing. Eldritch Magic practitioners are capable of doing things that can exceed many limitations of Magic usually at the cost of their physical form or their sanity. Eldritch Magic is usually accomplished via communion with eldritch masters although this may not always be the case.

Applications

Associations

Limitations

Known Users

  • Users of Magic (CthulhuTech)
  • Keziah Mason (The Dreams in the Witch House)
  • The Scelesti (Mage: the Awakening)
  • Dark Tapestry Mystery Oracles (Pathfinder)
  • Users of the Dark Tapestry Domain (Pathfinder)
  • Bob Howard (The Laundry Series)
  • Angleton (The Laundry Series)
  • Ramona Random (The Laundry series); via Eldritch Physiology
  • Users of Arcane (Bloodborne)
  • Rose Lalonde (Homestuck)
  • Double Trouble (Skylanders); via Eldritch Staff
  • Abdul Alhazred (Cthulhu Mythos)

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