The ability to bypass any kind of defenses. Sub-power of Absolute Attack.

Also Called

  • Armor Piercing


The user is able to bypass an opponent's defenses and do equal damage no matter how strong, durable, magically-enhanced or seemingly impenetrable the defense is.




Known Users


  • Baraggan Louisenbairn (Bleach)
  • Orihime Inoue (Bleach)
  • Moe Shishigawara (Bleach)
  • Bambietta Basterbine (Bleach); via The Explode
  • Lille Barro (Bleach); via The X-Axis
  • Ibuki (Chaos Dragon)
  • Yajirobe (Dragon Ball)
  • Nappa (Dragon Ball)
  • Piccolo (Dragon Ball)
  • Laxus Dreyar (Fairy Tail); via Mercury Fulminate: Thunder God
  • Kenshiro (Fist of the North Star)
  • Oboro (Gintama)
  • Utsuro (Gintama)
  • InuYasha (InuYasha); via Meido Zangetsuha
  • Anubis (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
  • Gaara (Naruto)
  • Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Dust Release users (Naruto)
  • Might Guy (Naruto)
  • Aruka Schild (Needless)
  • Busoshoku Haki users (One Piece)
  • Marshal D. Teach (One Piece)
  • Rob Lucci (One Piece)
  • Bartholomew Kuma (One Piece)
  • Trafalgar D. Water Law (One Piece)
  • Edward Newgate (One Piece)
  • Sakazuki (One Piece)
  • Hasshoken practitioners (One Piece)
  • Charlotte Linlin (One Piece)
  • Futae no Kiwami practitioners (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • Byakko (Yu Yu Hakusho)

TV Series

  • Bad Wolf (Doctor Who)

Video Games

  • Stun Thrust (Alter Echo)
  • Batman (Batman: Arkham); via Beat Down
  • Nortrom (DOTA)
  • Cloud (Final Fantasy)
  • Kain (Legacy of Kain); via Fury
  • Mega Man X (Mega Man X8)
  • Mario (Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door); via Defense-piercing attacks
  • Culex (Super Mario RPG)
  • Pokémon capable of using Night Shade, Seismic Toss, Chip Away, Feint, or Shadow Force (Pokémon)
  • Pokémon with the ability Infiltrator (Pokémon)
  • Hoopa (Pokémon); via Hyperspace Hole and Hyperspace Fury
  • Metal Sonic (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Raiden (Metal Gear)


  • Voldemort (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2)
  • Death Eaters (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2)

Web Animation

  • Adam Taurus (RWBY)

Known Weapons

  • Pile Bunker (Lost Planet)
  • Cutter of Creation: Extase (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Orichalcum bullet (Black Cat)
  • Shieldbreaker (Book of Swords)
  • Chaos Claws (Castlevania: Lords of Shadow)
  • Impact Dial (One Piece)
  • Reject Dial (One Piece)
  • Light Arrow (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Judas Bullet (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • Lance of Longinus (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
  • Houtengageki (TYPE-MOON)
  • Gáe Dearg (TYPE-MOON)
  • Shock Gloves (Batman: Arkham Origins)
  • True Dragon Sword (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Blade of the Archfiend (Ninja Gaiden)



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Video Games