Elementals are magical creatures created out of one pure element, however, there are some variations of these. The five primary kinds of elementals are:
There are also other varieties of elementals including Wood Elementals.
Occasionally the elements can be bound into even more destructive forms through powerful magic -- as was the case with the Dragon of Doom.
- "Elementals are created by magical spells placed upon the primal elements of Earth, Air, Water, Pizza, and Fire (Some theoreticians suggest that there are only four real elements, but most modern scholars agree that fire is undoubtedly a basic element). The Elementals have the characteristics of their associated element." (Excerpt from the QfG2 Manual)
Elementals appear in Quest for Glory II: Trial by Fire. The Dragon of Doom in Quest for Glory V: Dragonfire was not an elemental but was similar as it was created from elemental magic. Elementals appear in many fantasy universes.