"Less substantial than living bodies, but much more than ghosts."
― Description of the souls brought back by the Resurrection Stone (Harry Potter)
"Open the gates of the past, liberate the souls of the wrongfully damned."
― Zi Yuan (Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor)

The power to summon souls from beyond the grave. Sub-power of Soul Manipulation. Variation of Summoning, Mediumship, and Communing. Opposite to Soul Banishment.

Also Called

  • Ghost Summoning/Calling
  • Séance
  • Soul Calling
  • Spirit Calling/Summoning


The user can summon spirits from beyond the grave in order to commune or serve the user.




  • If a soul doesn't want to be summoned, they might resist the summoning.
  • Summoned souls may have a mind of their own.
  • Cannot summon souls that have been sealed/trapped.

Known Users

  • Genryūsai Shigekuni Yamamoto (Bleach)
  • Lysander Sage (Charlie Bone)
  • Witches (Charmed); via Spell Casting
  • Neri (Children of the Whales)
  • Chernabog (Disney’s Fantasia)
  • Wendy Marvel (Fairy Tail)
  • Mu (Fantasy War Tactics)
  • Kuri Himeshiro (Fortissimo EXS//Akkord:nächsten Phase)
  • Lost Jack (Granblue Fantasy)
  • Ritualists (Guild Wars)
  • Aradia Megido (Homestuck)
  • Klaus Hargreeves/The Séance (The Umbrella Academy)
  • Toshiie Maeda (Horizon In The Middle of Nowhere)
  • Necromancer (Island of Lost Souls)
  • Peta (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Nekomaru (Moeyo Ken)
  • Melascula (Nanatsu no Taizai)
  • Users of Summoning Jutsu: Reanimation/Summoning: Impure World Reincarnation (Naruto)
  • Hagoromo Ōtsutsuki (Naruto)
  • Nico di Angelo (Percy Jackson & the Olympians)
  • Tapu Fini (Pokémon)
  • Olaric (Return to Castle Wolfenstein)
  • Undead (Return to Castle Wolfenstein)
    • Ghouls
    • Mummies
    • Zombies
  • Anna Asakura nee Kyoyama (Shaman King)
  • Sung Jin-Woo (Solo Leveling)
  • Users of the Roar of Elders (The Lion Guard)
  • Witches (True Blood); via Spell Casting
  • Ymiron (Warcraft)
  • Lich King (Warcraft)
  • Running Wolf (Walker, Texas Ranger)
  • Pharos Heracles (Yumekui Merry)
  • Add (Elsword)
  • Lu/Ciel (Elsword)

Known Objects

  • Elven Moonblades (Forgotten Realms); via Elf-Shadow
  • Zin-Carla spell (Forgotten Realms)
  • Resurrection Stone (Harry Potter)
  • Spirit Speaker (My Babysitter's a Vampire)

Known Locations

  • Planet Ekoda (Outlanders); via the Festival of Melfon


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