- Abyssal Magic
- Alien Magic
- The Orange and Blue Path
User can utilize Eldritch Magic, a variation of magic that is usually 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.
- Anti-Psychic Presence: In effect to ones unique craft one can also develop a counter countenance against mentalist effects.
- Astral Manipulation: Tap into/commune with spiritual beings of the plane.
- Conjuration: Of eldritch entities.
- Cosmic Awareness: Become aware of the cosmos at large.
- Divine Empowerment: Gain power from the "gods" beyond.
- Corrupting Madness: Corrupt foes with madness.
- Dream Magic: Enter the dreams of mortals, and even affect the dreams of entire species.
- Insanity Empowerment: Empower yourself with madness.
- Mental Breakdown: Probe the minds of your opponents and cause their minds to break.
- Psionic Magic: Manipulate matter at the most fundamental level and minds of multiple subjects at once.
- Psycho Warping: Twist reality by feeding into the delirium caused by afflicted hosts.
- Void Magic: Eliminate things from reality.
- Fatal Countenance: Have a form that can destroy opponents in mind and body.
- Foreign Energy/Foreign Material Manipulation: Control otherworldly energies and matter that are so alien in nature they defy the laws of lesser beings perceptions of reality.
- Magic Destruction/Negation: Due to the nature of Eldritch Magic, it's possible that users will be able to negate "regular" magic.
- Shapeshifting: Take on horrifying forms that often reflect eldritch visages.
- Malleable Anatomy: User's body can change into an eldritch essence capable of molding and reshaping to his/her will.
- Soul Absorption: Absorb the very souls of your opponents.
- Spell Casting: Cast several spells with little penalty.
- Symbol Magic: The ability to use eldritch runes and ritual circles, in some cases to potentially summon eldritch entities.
- Alien Mind: Users may develop this over time due to exposure to eldritch energies and entities.
- Cthulhu Mythos Deity Physiology
- Divine Monster Physiology
- Eldritch Being Manipulation
- Eldritch Entity Creation
- Eldritch Physiology
- Eldritch Soul
- Magic Negation/Magic Destruction
- May cause the user to go insane.
- There is always a price, usually a heavy one.
- Users of Arcane (Bloodborne)
- Algernon Drake (Call of Cthulhu: The Official Video Game)
- Abdul Alhazred (Cthulhu Mythos)
- Users of Magic (CthulhuTech)
- Occultist (Darkest Dungeon)
- Keziah Mason (The Dreams in the Witch House)
- Pious Augustus (Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem)
- Users of the Tome of Eternal Darkness (Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem)
- Rose Lalonde (Homestuck)
- Bob Howard (The Laundry Series)
- Angleton (The Laundry Series)
- Ramona Random (The Laundry series); via Eldritch Physiology
- The Scelesti (Mage: the Awakening)
- Masters of the Mystic Arts (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
- Dark Tapestry Mystery Oracles (Pathfinder)
- Users of the Dark Tapestry Domain (Pathfinder)
- Double Trouble (Skylanders); via Eldritch Staff