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    Summoning

    Concept » Summoning appears in 130 issues.

    The ability to summon spirits, demons or other entities to hopefully aid the Summoner.

    Short summary describing this concept.

    Summoning last edited by jazz1987 on 10/17/18 06:29AM View full history

    Overview

    Summoning is an idea and act that generally centers around individuals, calling upon some sort of entity to appear and assist the individual. It is a trope that appears in many different kinds of fiction and story, with variations unique to respective stories and franchises. There are no hard set rules, but some common and consistent themes, include individuals using magic, the entities being magical, entities being based in mythology or lore, and the entities appearance and assistance being temporary. The ability to summon and summoning itself is generally regarded as quite powerful.

    Examples

    Sandman

    Black Magick

    Final Fantasy

    Loki Agents of Asgard

    Persona

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