Rituals were a method of casting magic spells. They typically involved extensive preparation, and often required great magical power.
Clockwork Secret Art
Main Article: Clockwork Secret Art
Clockwork Secret Art[note 1] was a type of spell associated with Elluka Clockworker and Gumillia. It was usually activated by an elaborate ritual and required a large amount of magic to power it, although it could also be cast without said ritual. When activated, the spell created a magnetic field over an area and allowed the user to warp time and space at will.
Main Article: Reincarnation Ritual
A type of magic specialized in by Elluka Clockworker. It was activated by a ritual that involved drawing a magic circle in the ground in an astrologically suited area. When performed, the ritual allowed the user to incarnate a target into a human body. An individual could also perform the ritual on themselves provided they had enough magical power, and could thus reverse it and revert to their original form.
A type of magic associated with Elluka Clockworker. It was activated by a ritual that involved sacrificing a Ziz Tiama while praying to the gods. When performed, the ritual caused rain to pour over an area; the spell's strength varied with the quality of the sacrifice, with a good sacrifice causing a permanent mist over the area.
A type of magic associated with the Demon of Lust and its contractors. It could be used to erase a memories of an individual or multiple people in an area, and was activated by a chanting ritual around the Venom Sword that could be joined in by others. The spell's range of effect could be adjusted by the user; additionally, it had the risk of backfiring and even erasing the memories of the user themselves if they did not restrain their power. It could be countered by the god Held and those he extended his protection to.