"I felt a great disturbance in the Force… as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced."
― Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars)
The power to
sense the coming of death and the actual act of dying. Technique of Death-Force Manipulation. Variation of Precognition. Opposite to Life Perception.
The user can sense the coming of death, determining when someone is dead or dying or if others have died in a specific location. This may extend to seeing the names and lifespans of those whose faces the user sees.
Know, sense and predict deaths at a certain range:
Only works on beings capable of dying.
May have limited range depending on the user's proficiency, innate talent or the nature of the power itself.
May be always on.
May not work on the user's own death.
May only work on beings with a soul.
May only be able to see natural death.
Deaths may always happen despite the user's actions.
They may come out as signs or clues.
The mystical Spawn (Image Comics)
Michiru Kita (Zombie Loan) possesses this power via her "Shinigami Eyes".
The Angel of Death (Charmed)
A Shinigami (Death Note) can simply look at the face of a target and see the name and remaining lifespan of the said human.
By trading half of one's lifespan, humans who own the Death Note (Death Note) can also possess the Shinigami Eyes.
Yukio (The Wolverine) has a limited precognitive ability to discern the nature of a person's death.
Sam Winchester (Supernatural) had the ability to see the deaths of others in his psychic visions
As a Banshee, Lydia Martin (Teen Wolf), is a harbinger of death and has auditory and visual premonitions of deaths involving supernatural creatures.
Jordan Parrish (Teen Wolf) as a hellhound, is able to sense and locate dead supernatural beings.
Befitting its name as the "Disaster Pokémon", Absol (Pokémon) is able to sense when a tragedy such as death is about to occur.
Rachel Summers (Marvel Comics)
Rolling Stones (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V Vento Auero) shapes into someone who is destined to die soon and begins tracking them down.
Thanatos (Valkyrie Crusade) as the goddess of death, can perceive death on all things.
Shiki Tohno (TYPE-MOON) perceives Roa's death lines.
Shiki Ryougi (TYPE-MOON) can perceive the "lines and points of death" around all things.
Aisa (One Piece) uses Kenbunshoku Haki to sense when people die.