"On the contrary, death is the ultimate fairness. Rich and poor, young and old, all are equal in death. You would not like to see the Jackal God play favorites."
― Anubis (Gargoyles)
"I've come to get you...I'm Death."
― Death (Valkyrie Crusade)
"I'm not a monster, i'm not a queen. I am the goddess of death!"
― Hel (Thor: Ragnarok)

The power to become the embodiment of death. Variation of Power Manifestation and Death-Force Manipulation. Opposite to Life Embodiment. Not to be confused with Lethal Physiology.

Also Called

  • Death Incarnate/Manifestation/Personification
  • The Death Bringer
  • Mortality Embodiment


The user of this power can become the embodiment of death itself. This means that they can easily kill others, collect their souls when they die and take their souls to the afterlife. They could also bring about the apocalypse, causing deaths by the millions, possibly even billions. They can decide where a soul will go after death.





  • May have to follow a set of rules.
  • May not be allowed to fight an embodiment of life.
    • May be compelled to fight an embodiment of life.

Known Users


  • Death/Pale Horseman (Christianity)
  • Azreal (Abrahamic Religions)
  • Guédé (Voodoo)
  • Grim Reaper (Folklore)
  • Samael (Judaism)
  • Thanatos/Mors (Greco-Roman Mythology)
  • Keres (Greek Mythology)
  • Pesta (Scandinavian Folklore)
  • Dullahan (Celtic Mythology/Folklore)


  • Azrael (Discworld)
  • Death (Discworld)
  • Death (Harry Potter series)


  • Loki (Dogma)
  • Death (Final Destination series)

Live Television

  • Death (Supernatural)
  • Billie (Supernatural)
  • The Headless Horseman (Sleepy Hollow)
  • The Ender (Reaper)
  • Shachath (American Horror Story: Asylum)


  • Anubis (Gargoyles)
  • Death (Regular Show)



  • Hokuto (Corpse Princess)
  • Sailor Saturn (Sailor Moon); as the Sailor Soldier death and destruction
  • Bloodman (Fairy Tail)

Video Games

  • Hades Izanami (BlazBlue)
  • Death (Darksiders 2)
  • Maltheal (Diablo)
  • Ryoji Mochizuki (Persona 3)
  • Yveltal (Pokémon)
  • Death (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Thanatos (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Samael (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Count Down (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Yakou Madara (Kajiri Kamui Kagura)
  • The Great Dragon (Dofus/Wakfu universe); physical embodiment of Stasis, the counterpart of Wakfu energy
  • The Queen of Maggots (The Cat Lady/Downfall Remake)
  • Kindred "The Eternal Hunter" (League of Legend)