With Hogwarts Legacy centered around the magical Wizarding World, using spells to solve puzzles and defeat enemies will be a core part of progressing through the game. Magic ties into the story in nearly every way, with one of the main conflicts focusing on your character’s unique ability to use Ancient Magic. With this in mind, knowing what spells will appear in the game will help you decide what types you want to use and how to wield them. If you’re interested in learning more, continue reading to find a list of confirmed spells in Hogwarts Legacy.
All Confirmed Spells in Hogwarts Legacy
Many spells exist in Hogwarts Legacy that range in strength and usage. While some are primarily used to unlock objects or collect them from a distance, others are damage-dealing ones used almost exclusively in combat.
Below is information gathered from Gameplay Showcases and official social media posts regarding every spell confirmed to appear in Hogwarts Legacy:
|Accio||Pull objects and opponents in our direct line of sight toward the player. Promotional clips have shown it used to grab flying collectibles, solve puzzles and pull enemies.|
|Alohomora||Unlocks doors, windows, and other locked objects.|
|Avada Kedavra||Known as one of the three Unforgivable Curses, it instantly kills your opponent.|
|Confringo||A curse that causes your opponent to explode.|
|Crucio||Tortures your opponent, dealing damage over time.|
|Depulso||Pushes objects and opponents that are in our direct line of sight. It has the opposite effect of Accio.|
|Descendo||Slams objects and enemies into the ground.|
|Diffindo||Cuts objects and opponents, dealing damage with each hit.|
|Disillusionment Charm||Causes your character to go invisible for a brief time.|
|Expelliarmus||A disarming spell that takes your opponent’s weapon out of their hands.|
|Glacius||Casts an ice spell on enemies, temporarily freezing them.|
|Imperio||Known as one of the three Unforgivable Curses, it temporarily forces enemies to fight under your control and gain damage reduction against other opponents.|
|Incendio||A strong flame spell you can use on items and enemies. Promotional clips have also shown it to clear obstacles.|
|Lumos||Lights an area around your wand.|
|Oppugno||Cause an object or opponent to attack another enemy.|
|Petrificus Totalus||Petrifies your opponent, temporarily stopping them in their tracks and preventing them from moving.|
|Protego||A protective spell used to block damage.|
|Reducto||Reduces objects and enemies to dust.|
|Revelio||Reveals hidden secrets. Promotional clips have shown it used to uncover collectibles, but it may also be used to solve puzzles.|
|Rictusempra||Causes someone to laugh uncontrollably.|
|Riddikulus||Used against boggarts to take the shape of whatever your character is thinking about.|
|Stupefy||Stuns enemies, leaving them unconscious.|
|Wingardium Leviosa||Levitate items and opponents.|
While many spells have already appeared in promotional Hogwarts Legacy videos and posts, this list will continue to grow as more information is released.
Hogwarts Legacy will be available on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch through the official website. If you’re interested in learning more about the game, check out How to Get the Onyx Hippogriff Mount and How Does Flying Work in Hogwarts Legacy?