"He taught me that my blindness wasn't a disability, that sight was a distraction."
― Matt Murdock/Daredevil on Stick (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
"Oh, you think darkness is your ally. But you merely adopted the dark; I was born in it, moulded by it. I couldn't see the light until I was already a man, by then it was nothing to me but BLINDING!"
― Bane (Dark Knight Rises)
"Taking away my sight still leaves me with four very sharp senses."
― Son Goku (Dragon Ball GT)
"Oh. My. God. What happened to your eyes?"
"Where we're going, we won't need eyes to see."
― Miller and Dr. William Weir (Event Horizon)

The power to interact with one's environment without the aid of vision.

Also Called

  • Blind Sense/Sight
  • Sightless Sensing/Sight


The user can act, fight and navigate while blind, in darkness or otherwise sightless. The user's eyes may or may not have an influence of this power.



  • Negative Vision: See your surroundings by inverting the light absorbed in the eyes, allowing you to "see" darkness



  • Depending on the methods used, may be hard to use in an unfamiliar area.

Known Users


  • Kaname Tōsen (Bleach)
  • Tsukuyo Inaba (Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism)
  • Yin (Darker than Black)
  • Noise Marie (D Gray Man)
  • Son Goku (Dragon Ball series)
  • Son Gohan (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Lugh (History's Strongest Disciple Kenichi)
  • N'Doul (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part III Stardust Crusaders)
  • Johngalli A. (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 6 Stone Ocean)
  • Daiya Higashikata (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 8 JoJolion)
  • Muteba Gizenga (Kengan Ashura)
  • Uzu Sanageyama (Kill la Kill)
  • Observation/Kenbunshoku Haki Users (One Piece)
    • Issho/Fujitora


  • Toph Bei Fong (Avatar: The Last Airbender); via Seismic Sense
  • Aang (Avatar: The Last Airbender); via Seismic Sense
  • Wildmutt (Ben 10)
  • Ultimate Wildmutt (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Antroz (Bionicle)
  • Vamprah (Bionicle)
  • Chirox (Bionicle)
  • Jaller (Bionicle); via Great Kanohi Arthron
  • Doctor Mid-Nite (DC Comics)
  • Superman (DC Comics)
  • Madame Xanadu (DC Comics)
  • Blindfold (DC Comics)
  • Jack (Samurai Jack)
  • Matt Murdock/Daredevil (Marvel Comics)
  • Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Stick (Marvel Comics)
  • Izo (Marvel Comics)
  • Julia Carpenter/Madam Web (Marvel Comics)
  • Cassandra Webb/Madame Web (Marvel Comics)
  • The Snake (Teen Titans)
  • Hattori Tatsu (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012 TV series)
  • Zato Ino (Usagi Yojimbo)

Live Television/Movies

  • Gordon (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.)
  • Dr. Graham Kern (Alphas)
  • Vanessa Brewer (Angel)
  • Slayers (Buffy The Vampire Slayer)
  • Zatoichi (The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi)
  • The Moon King (Kubo and the Two Strings)


  • Iggy (Maximum Ride)
  • Emrys/Melin (The Lost Years of Merlin)
  • Dementors (Harry Potter)

Video Games

  • Kenshi (Mortal Kombat)
  • Garradors (Resident Evil 4)
  • Lickers (Resident Evil)
  • Flameslinger (Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure)
  • Kreia (Star Wars: KotOR II)
  • Dezel (Tales of Zestiria)
  • Lee Sin (League of Legends)
  • Turel (Legacy of Kain: Defiance)
  • Medusa (TYPE-MOON)
  • Illidan Stormage (Warcraft)


  • Slenderman (Creepypasta)
  • Terezi Pyrope (Homestuck)