The power to manipulate the essence of Death, which is present in all mortals throughout the universe. Sub-power of Nether Manipulation. Opposite to Life-Force Manipulation. Not to be confused with Death Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Finékinesis
  • Finéssence
  • Necrokinesis
  • Thanatokinesis


User can create, shape and manipulate the essence of Death, which is present in all mortals throughout the universe and is the opposite power of Life-Force Manipulation; whereas Life-Force is the essence which allows life to flourish, Death-Force is that which causes things to wither, rot, weaken, and eventually die. They can sense and manipulate the essence that allows Death, Destruction, and Decay to exist throughout the universe, allowing them to control decayed matter or to request assistance from the dead.


Controlling and manipulating Death-Force may include other powers such as:





Known Users

  • Death (Vertigo Comics)
  • Mistress Death (Marvel Comics)
  • The Angel of Death (Religion)
  • Samael (Judaism)
  • Death of the Endless (DC/Vertigo Comics)
  • Nekron (DC Comics)
  • Black Lantern Corps (DC Comics)
  • Black Racer (DC Comics)
  • Spectre (DC Comics)
  • Death/Grim Reaper (Religion/Mythology)
  • Death Lords/Deities (Religion/Mythology)
  • Thanatos (Greek Mythology)
  • Zeref Dragneel (Fairy Tail)
  • Gray Demons (Nanatsu no Taizai)
  • Yuyuko Saigyouji (Touhou Project)
  • Death (Darksiders II)
  • Angel of Death (Charmed)
  • Reapers (Supernatural)
  • Grim (The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy)
  • Hellspawn (Image Comics)
    • Spawn
  • Davy Jones (Pirates of the Caribbean)
  • Death (Final Destination Series)
  • Sailor Saturn/Hotaru Tomoe (Sailor Moon); the Sailor Soldier of death and destruction
  • Zed (Code: Breaker)
  • Necromants (Dark Sun)
  •  Undead Skylanders (Skylanders series)
  •  Thanatos (Saint Seiya)
  •  Hades (Saint Seiya)
  • Death (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Thanatos (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Samael (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Sania (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Death Lord (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Soul Reaper (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Hades (God of War series)
  • Thanatos (God of War series)
  • Eliatrope dragons (Wakfu universe); via Stasis
    • Organax (Islands of Wakfu); via Stasis
    • Lu-Fu (Islands of Wakfu); via weapons of Stasis
  • Jonah Hex (Hex Movie)

Known Objects

  • Soul Gem (Marvel Comics)