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26th Jun '16 8:59:49 PM Wheeee
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** The Horrorterrors kind of fit this trope. They're giant [[{{EldritchAbomination}} eldritch abominations]] and their [[{{AlienBlood}} blood]] is purple.
25th May '16 7:15:30 PM Anorgil
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Warcraft}} II'', both purple factions (The Nation of Dalaran on the Alliance side and the Twilight's Hammer Clan on the Horde side) are known for their magic users.
20th May '16 6:11:25 AM erforce
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* ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''. Not something ''in'' the movie--the whole movie ''itself'' is suffused with a purple aura for this very reason.

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* ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''.''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}''. Not something ''in'' the movie--the whole movie ''itself'' is suffused with a purple aura for this very reason.
24th Apr '16 5:23:25 PM dmcreif
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* [[Creator/DavidTennant Kilgrave]] in ''Series/JessicaJones'' is accompanied by the color purple no matter where he is, be it his predominately purple wardrobe or appearing with a flash of purple light when he's inside his victim's minds.
9th Apr '16 1:32:26 PM Generality
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* Octarine, the colour of magic in the ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' novels, is "a sort of greeny-purple."

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* Octarine, the colour of magic in the ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' novels, is "a sort of greeny-purple.[[FictionalColor greeny-purple]]."
4th Feb '16 9:30:24 PM SenseiLeRoof
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* The main logo for ''Podcast/WelcomeToNightVale'', about a small town where the supernatural is an everyday occurrence, has a purple logo. While descriptions of characters are kept deliberately vague, most fan-art will give depict them as having purple hair, tattoos, [[AmazingTechnicolorPopulation skin]] or third-eyes.

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* The main logo for ''Podcast/WelcomeToNightVale'', about a small town where the supernatural is an everyday occurrence, has a purple logo.is mostly purple. While descriptions of characters are kept deliberately vague, most fan-art will give depict them as having purple hair, tattoos, [[AmazingTechnicolorPopulation skin]] or third-eyes.
16th Nov '15 3:37:28 PM BentusiAvatar
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* In ''Disney/ThePrincessAndTheFrog'', the Mardi Gras colors were used to represent different characters: green for [[Franchise/DisneyPrincessTiana]] and [[LadykillerInLove Naveen]], gold for [[BigGood Mama Odie]], and purple, as the most "unnatural" color, used for [[WitchDoctor Dr. Facilier]].

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* In ''Disney/ThePrincessAndTheFrog'', the Mardi Gras colors were used to represent different characters: green for [[Franchise/DisneyPrincessTiana]] [[Franchise/DisneyPrincess Tiana]] and [[LadykillerInLove Naveen]], gold for [[BigGood Mama Odie]], and purple, as the most "unnatural" color, used for [[WitchDoctor Dr. Facilier]].
9th Oct '15 6:57:07 PM BlackSunNocturne
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** Much of the art of the ''ForgottenRealms'' depicting Mystra, the goddess of Magic, show her avatar (or mortal self) wearing a significant amount of purple.

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** Much of the art of the ''ForgottenRealms'' depicting Mystra, the goddess of Magic, show her avatar (or mortal self) wearing a significant amount of purple. In addition, the default god of Magic, Boccob, is depicted in purple robes with gold runes on them.
5th Oct '15 9:27:21 AM Bassball_Batman
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* In ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'';

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* In''ArthurKingOfTimeAndSpace'', Nimue always wears purple. That said, Merlin wears orange and Morgan le Fay, like the rest of her family, wears green.
* In ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'';''Webcomic/TheGlassScientists'', Jasper's wolfsbane poisoning that causes the instability of his werewolf form manifests as glowing purple foam at his mouth.
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** Eridan Ampora wears a purple cape, has a purple tuft in his hair, and has [[AlienBlood purple blood]]. He has quite an interest in wizards, even becoming a practitioner of BlackMagic (though he claims magic isn't real and insists on referring to it as "white science".)
* In ''ArthurKingOfTimeAndSpace'', Nimue always wears purple. That said, Merlin wears orange and Morgan le Fay, like the rest of her family, wears green.
* In ''Webcomic/TheGlassScientists'', Jasper's wolfsbane poisoning that causes the unstability of his werewolf form manifests as glowing purple foam at his mouth.

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** Eridan Ampora wears a purple cape, has a purple tuft in his hair, and has [[AlienBlood purple blood]]. He has quite an interest in wizards, even becoming a practitioner of BlackMagic (though he claims magic isn't real and insists on referring to it as "white science".)
* In ''ArthurKingOfTimeAndSpace'', Nimue always wears purple. That said, Merlin wears orange and Morgan le Fay, like the rest of her family, wears green.
* In ''Webcomic/TheGlassScientists'', Jasper's wolfsbane poisoning that causes the unstability of his werewolf form manifests as glowing purple foam at his mouth.
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* [[http://longforgottenhauntedmansion.blogspot.com/2013/06/stroll-around-grounds-until-you-feel-at.html This blog post]] discusses the use of purple with [[SicklyGreenGlow green]] at Franchise/TheHauntedMansion to create a supernatural atmosphere.

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* [[http://longforgottenhauntedmansion.blogspot.com/2013/06/stroll-around-grounds-until-you-feel-at.html This blog post]] discusses the use of purple with [[SicklyGreenGlow green]] at Franchise/TheHauntedMansion ''Franchise/TheHauntedMansion'' to create a supernatural atmosphere.



* In ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'', cosmic energy of Avatar State (or at least how Aang sees it in his visions) is purple.
* Gwen from ''WesternAnimation/Ben10AlienForce''.
* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Mixels}}'', the Wiztastics, a magic-based tribe, are purple with dark blue highlights.



* Gwen from ''WesternAnimation/Ben10AlienForce''.
* Dark Energon in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersPrime'' is purple. It's also the blood of [[EldritchAbomination Unicron]], and capable of all ''kinds'' of nasty stuff, including the creation and control of [[NonHumanUndead Terrorcons.]]
* In ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'', cosmic energy of Avatar State (or at least how Aang sees it in his visions) is purple.
* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Mixels}}'', the Wiztastics, a magic-based tribe, are purple with dark blue highlights.

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* Gwen from ''WesternAnimation/Ben10AlienForce''.
* Dark Energon in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersPrime'' is purple. It's also the blood of [[EldritchAbomination Unicron]], and capable of all ''kinds'' of nasty stuff, including the creation and control of [[NonHumanUndead Terrorcons.]]
* In ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'', cosmic energy of Avatar State (or at least how Aang sees it in his visions) is purple.
* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Mixels}}'', the Wiztastics, a magic-based tribe, are purple with dark blue highlights.
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* A lot of Literature/HarryPotter merchandise includes purple on the product and/or packaging. For example, Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans often come in purple packages.

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* A lot of Literature/HarryPotter ''Literature/HarryPotter'' merchandise includes purple on the product and/or packaging. For example, Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans often come in purple packages.



* There is a small political party in Germany focusing on spirituality and esoterica. Its name is ''Die Violetten'', "The Violets".

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* There is a small political party in Germany focusing on spirituality and esoterica. Its name is ''Die Violetten'', "The Violets".Violets."
5th Oct '15 9:13:23 AM Bassball_Batman
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* Conjuration magic in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'' is purple, along with most everything related to it, especially soul gems and the Soul Cairn.



* In ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'', spells of the Arcane school have animations that glow light purple (with Shadow spells being darker purple, though that might be more a case of PurpleIsTheNewBlack.) And Epic items (the second-most powerful class of items in the game, below only Legendary items) have their titles in purple.



* The [[MachineCult Vanu Sovereignty]] in both of the ''VideoGame/PlanetSide'' games is a faction of humanity that effectively worship the nearly-magical [[PreCursors ancient Vanu]] technology as they futilely try to understand it. Their units and soldiers are painted [[HighlyConspicuousUniform bright purple]] with cyan and grey highlights.



* The [[{{Macguffin}} Mysterious Fragments]] in ''VideoGame/SirYouAreBeingHunted'' are a dark purple similar to that of obsidian in ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}''. Also, if any item is Mysterious (such as the Mysterious Fragments), the text denoting that fact is purple.



* In ''VideoGame/StarWarsTheOldRepublic'', some Sith display glowing purple eyes whilst drawing heavily on the Dark Side. The Sith Inquisitor in particular demonstrates this whenever this Sith uses Force Walk ability to [[{{Necromancer}} bind Force Ghosts]] to him.



* The [[MachineCult Vanu Sovereignty]] in both of the ''PlanetSide'' games is a faction of humanity that effectively worship the nearly-magical [[PreCursors ancient Vanu]] technology as they futilely try to understand it. Their units and soldiers are painted [[HighlyConspicuousUniform bright purple]] with cyan and gray highlights.
* Conjuration magic in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsVSkyrim'' is purple, along with most everything related to it, especially soul gems and the Soul Cairn.
* In ''VideoGame/StarWarsTheOldRepublic'', some Sith display glowing purple eyes whilst drawing heavily on the Dark Side. The Sith Inquisitor in particular demonstrates this whenever they use their Force Walk ability to [[{{Necromancer}} bind Force Ghosts]] to them.
* The [[{{Macguffin}} Mysterious Fragments]] in ''SirYouAreBeingHunted'' are a dark purple similar to that of obsidian in ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}''. Also, if an item is Mysterious (such as the Mysterious Fragments), the text denoting that fact is purple.
* In ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBros''



* In ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'', spells of the Arcane school have animations that glow light purple (with Shadow spells being darker purple, though that might be more a case of PurpleIsTheNewBlack). And Epic items (the second-most powerful class of items in the game, below only Legendary items) have their titles in purple.



* In ''Webcomic/AgentsOfTheRealm'', purple seems to be a go-to color for non-elemental magic, as Provenance, Ruby's DemonicPossession and Alchemist's powers are all purple.



* In ''Webcomic/AgentsOfTheRealm'', purple seems to be a go-to color for non-elemental magic, as Provenance, Ruby's DemonicPossession and Alchemist's powers are all purple.
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