Returns whether a unit can be summoned via Recruit-a-Friend. Indicates whether the target unit is currently summonable, not just whether that unit's account is linked to the player's via the Recruit-A-Friend program.

See also Recruit-a-friend functions.


canSummon = CanSummonFriend("name") or CanSummonFriend("unit")


  • name - Exact name of a player to summon (string)
  • unit - A unit to summon (string, unitID)


  • canSummon - 1 if the unit can be summoned, otherwise nil (1nil)