The ability to place a curse on anyone or anything. Sub-power to Curse Manipulation. Opposite to Blessing Inducement and Curse Removal.

Also Called

  • Curse
  • Cursing
  • Evil Eye
  • Execration
  • Hex
  • Malediction


User can place a curse on whatever they wish (people, places, objects, etc.). The exact effects can be nearly anything the user desires, ranging from minor annoyances to tortuously extended death.

Among the most common effects are misfortune/bad luck, various sicknesses, infertility, physical defects/ugliness, etc. when affecting people, breaking or working wrong or causing problems when used on objects and tendency to draw various disasters for places. Traditional magical curses include transforming the victim fully or partially into an animal/monster that fits the offense, blood-lust, insanity, unstoppable rages, unhealing wounds, misshapen/inhuman offspring, and a whole host of other effects.





  • Limited by what the user knows.
  • User may not be immune.
  • Curse Negation can undo most curses.
  • There may be ways to reverse/undo curses.
  • May be involuntary and triggered by extreme emotions.
  • May not be able to undo one's own curses.
  • Consequences/effects may be unpredictable.

Known Users


  • Hex (Ben 10)
  • Mr. Jingles (Ben 10)
  • Shirley the Medium (Courage the Cowardly Dog)
  • Circe (DC Comics)
  • Zatanna (DC Comics)
  • Spawn (Image Comics)
  • Loki (Marvel Comics)
  • Selene (Marvel Comics)
  • Scarlet Witch (Marvel Comics)
  • Wiccan (Marvel Comics)
  • Dr. Finitevus (Sonic the Hedgehog/Archie Comics)
  • Ixis Naugus (Sonic the Hedgehog/Archie Comics)
  • Grigori Rasputin (Hellboy)


  • Bibidi (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Tartarus Demons (Fairy Tail)
  • Naraku (InuYasha)
  • Lilia Lilith (Is This a Zombie?)
  • Diana (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Phantom (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Juinjutsu and Jujutsu users (Naruto)
  • Rando (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Riou (Zatch Bell!)
  • Est (Spirit Elementalist's Blade Dance)
  • Demon King (Nanatsu No Taizai)
  • Supreme Deity (Nanatsu No Taizai)
  • Grayroad (Nanatsu no Taizai)
  • Demon King (Negima); anime version onlu
  • Tohsaka Rin (TYPE-MOON)
  • Avenger (TYPE-MOON)
  • Matou Sakura (TYPE-MOON)
  • England (Axis Powers Hetalia)
  • Genshirou Saji (Highschool DxD); via Balance Breaker
  • Loki (Highschool DxD Ex)

Video Games

  • Sumo Kong (Donkey Kong Jungle Beat)
  • Black Magic users (Final Fantasy)
  • Gods (God of War)
  • Village Oracle (God of War)
  • Eggplant Wizard (Kid Icarus)
  • Doopliss (Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door)
  • Ninetales (Pokemon)
  • Pokémon that can use "Forest's Curse" (Pokémon)
  • Bad Juju (Skylanders)
  • Hex (Skylanders)
  • Kaos (Skylanders)
  • Bowser (Super Mario)
  • Kamek (Super Mario)
  • Demise (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Ganon (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Majora's Mask (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Evil Pigs (Tomba)
  • Storyteller (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Talisman (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Hina Kagiyama (Touhou Project)
  • Mishaguji (Touhou Project)
  • The Darkness (Stupid Mario Brothers)
  • Nox Decious (Stupid Mario Brothers)
  • Aman-Rapi (Sonic Underground)
  • Erazor Djinn (Sonic and the Secret Rings)
  • Regent of the Mask (Ninja Gaiden 3)
  • Hircine (Elder Scrolls francise)
  • Glenmoril Witches (Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim)


  • Willow Rosenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Amy Madison (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Vocah (Angel)
  • Imhotep (The Mummy)
  • Margaret Isobel Thoreaux (Smallville)
  • Witches and Warlocks (Charmed)
  • Spirit Killer (Charmed)
  • Witch Doctors (Charmed)
  • Gypsies (Charmed)
  • Vicus (Charmed)
  • Zoso (Once Upon A Time)
  • Rumpelstiltskin (Once Upon A Time)
  • Queen Regina (Once Upon A Time)
  • Maleficent (Once Upon a Time)
  • The Author/Isaac (Once Upon a Time)
  • Snow White (Once Upon a Time)
  • The Enchantress (Disney's Beauty and the Beast)
  • Lord Zedd (Power Rangers)
  • Serrator (Power Rangers: Super Samurai)


  • Witches, warlocks, wizards (Various franchises)
  • Wizards (Harry Potter)
  • Members of the royal house of Amber (Chronicles of Amber); just once.
  • Dwarves (The Circumstances Leading to Waltraute's Marriage)
  • Souichi Tsujii (The Junji Itō Horror Comic Collection)
  • The Witch Queen from 2 reigns ago (Ojamajo Doremi)
  • William (Haven)
  • Arme (Grand Chase)
  • Hail (Jibaku-kun: Twelve World Story )
  • Sanderson Sisters (Hocus Pocus)
  • Witches (Shadow Falls)
  • Warlocks (Shadow Falls)
  • Chameleons (Shadow Falls)
  • Kirie Himuro (Fatal Frame)
  • Kendra (Beastly)
  • The Sisters (Kubo and the Two Strings)
  • Archfiends (Patapon 3)
  • Gargoyles (Patapon 3)
  • Qrow Branwen (RWBY); via Semblance
  • Angor Rot (Trollhunters)
  • Lee (Your Pretty Face Is Going To Hell)

Known Objects

  • Cursing Camera (Doraemon)
  • Hex Bag (Supernatural)
  • Darkness ÄRMs (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Ghost ÄRMs (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Zombie Tattoo (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Amulet of Avalor (Sofia the First)

Known Locations

  • Jusenkyo (Ranma 1/2)






Start a Discussion Discussions about Curse Inducement