From Mortal Realms Mud
Syntax: cast demon Syntax: cast shade Syntax: cast beast Syntax: cast phantasm These spells create different types of creatures that can be controlled by the caster. Each creature has his own attributes. You may only have 1 of any of these creations at a time. Shade: Fairly weak, but is orderable. 1/2 level of caster Phantasm: Hit usually is death, 1 battle. 1/4 level of caster Beast: Strong but fights 1 battle. 2/3 level of caster Demon: Very strong, but may attack caster. 3/4 level of caster Note: A demon will be 4/3 the level of the caster if the demon spell fails (approximate chances of failure are 1:3). See also CAST, MANA, HOMONCULOUS.