"This is the Helmet of Fate. It is not a "shiny target." It holds untold power."
― Doctor Fate (DC Comics)
"I need more power. I want to be able to move worlds and shake them to their foundations. I want enough power in my hands to tear planets from the heavens and place them in a new sky."
― Doctor Strange (Marvel Comics)
"...Your anger means nothing to me. I am the Sorcerer Supreme. I could snuff out the feeble flame of your mortal life with the merest twitch of a finger."
― Doctor Strange (Marvel Comics)
"But be warned, this evil is not of the human world. It has magic beyond your understanding. "
― Rama to the Emperor (Samurai Jack)

The power to use transcendent magic. Form of Magic. Variation of Transcendent Force Manipulation. Not to be confused with Divine Magic or Magic Ascendancy.

Also Called

  • Godly Arcane Arts/Magic/Mystic Arts/Sorcery/Wizardry/Witchcraft
  • Transcendent Arcane Arts/Mystic Arts/Sorcery/Wizardry/Witchcraft


User can manipulate magic that is in a greater league of power, vastly surpassing that of all others and is able to be at par with transcendent beings and entities. The transcendent energy can be in many different forms be its pure energy, positive, negative, divine, demonic, planetary,cosmic, quantum, psychic, life-force, death-force, elemental, natural, aether, nether, foreign, all-composing, etc.

In some cases, the prior magic the user possesses can ascend into transcendent magic, but the process is often arduous, sometimes requiring some sort of fundamental change.




  • Though the magic is god-like in power, it doesn't guarantee that the user will be able to stand against stronger beings.
  • User may need much control because of the power of this magic force.
  • Certain requirements may need to be met in order to for the magic to be used to fullest extent.
  • Extensive use of the magic may cause the user become greatly exhausted.
  • Obtaining the magic may require special objects, methods, or even coming in contact with those of god-like power.
  • Weak against Transcendent Negation.

Known Users

  • Willow Rosenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Kent Nelson/Doctor Fate (DC Comics)
  • Jebediah of Canaan/Shazam (DC Comics)
  • Tapestry (Image/Wildstorm Comics)
  • Agamotto (Marvel Comics)
  • Dormammu (Marvel Comics)
  • Natsu Dragneel (Fairy Tail)
  • Thor (Marvel Comics)
  • Doctor Strange (Marvel Comics)
  • Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch
  • Aku (Samurai Jack)
  • Ganondorf (The Legend of Zelda series)
  • Doctor (WildStorm)


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