"Taking dinosaurs off this island is the worst idea in the long, sad history of bad ideas. And I'm gonna be there when you learn that."
― Ian Malcolm (Jurassic Park: The Lost World)
"Very well... this looks a job for the two of us. What do you think Saotome?"
"We must not allow anymore innocents to suffer!"
"(a sign that says: "Caution! High Winds" hits them)"
― Soun Tendo and Genma Saotome (Ranma 1/2)

The power to make anything go wrong. Sub-power of Disaster Manipulation. Variation of Inducement.

Also Called

  • Calamity Inducement
  • Disaster Induction/Projection
  • Murphy's/Finagle's Law
  • Tempting Fate


The user has the power to induce disastrous events onto any kind of event. They could make celebrations where everyone is having fun turn into a riot or a constructing of a house going according to plan turn into a disaster that results in the house being destroyed. Anything good can be made into a bad situation. As Murphy's Law says, what can go wrong, will go wrong.




  • Disaster Negation
  • May be limited to certain kinds of situations and events.
  • Can only work on positive events going well, not the other way around.

Known Users

  • Bugs (Ah! My Goddess)
  • Murphy (Whateley Academy)
  • Nemo/Antichrist (American Dad)
  • Stan Smith (American Dad)
  • Kei and Yuri (Dirty Pair)
  • Milo Murphy (Milo Murphy's Law)
  • Calamity (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Dice (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • SCP-666-j (SCP Foundation)
  • Mothman (Folklore)