Petrificus Totalus freezes and paralyses the target’s body and neutralizes the target. When someone hit by Petrificus Totalus, target can only move eyes, target’s body freezes completely. Petrificus Totalus is a harmless spell, and inexperienced wizards usually use this in duels. Professors usually recommend this spell for duels because it won’t hurt anyone.
When someone hit by Petrificus Totalus, targets arms snap together. Even the target is frozen, hearing, seeing around, feeling and thinking abilities still works properly. Petrificus Totalus, only temporarily paralyses the target’s body.
Known Users of the Spell
- Newton Scamander
- Sirius Black
- Hermione Granger
- Harry Potter
- Neville Longbottom
- Draco Malfoy
- Parvati Patil
- Lord Voldemort
Where it Mentioned?
- Harry Potter and Sorcerer’s Stone (First Tİme – Movie, Book and Video Game)
- Harry Potter and Prisoner of Azkaban (Video Game)
- Harry Potter and Order of Phoenix (Movie, Book and Video Game)
- Harry Potter and Half-Blood Prince (Movie, Book and Video Game)
- Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows 1-2-3 (Movie, Book and Video Game)
- Harry Potter: Spells (Mobile Game)
- Harry Potter Card Game