Poseidon's Trident
Poseidon's Trident
Poseidon's Trident at Poseidon's fury in Islands of Adventure, Universal
General Info
Mythology Greek mythology
Wielder(s) Poseidon
Capabilities Storms, Lightning, Water, Sea-Life and Earthquake Manipulation, Energy Blasts and Divine Slaying
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Poseidon's Trident is the trademark weapon of the primordial god of the seas; Poseidon. It is also his symbol of power. It is a powerful weapon, forged by the Cyclopes alongside Zeus' Lightning Bolts and Hades' Helm of Darkness to aid the gods in the Titanomachy


The Trident's shape is that of a three-pronged spear, with royal sea themed details carved on most of it's depictions.


In myth, among the capabilities of the trident, it is told that Poseidon could use it to manipulate the water and entire oceans, and/or to control sea life on most of it's forms and cause the skies to blacken or clear.

  • Divine Weapon
    • Indestructible Item
    • Divine Magic
      • Advanced Hydrokinesis
      • Advanced Atmokinesis
      • Advanced Earthquake Generation
      • Advanced Energy Blasts
      • Electrokinesis
      • Sea-Life Manipulation
      • Divine Slaying


In Popular Culture

  • The trident plays a major role on the 2012 film Wrath of the Titans. In the film, the trident is one of the god weapons needed to form the Spear of Triam.

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Modern representations


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