"Do not seek enjoyment in battle. Do not find honor in death. If you wish to protect what is important, then slay an enemy from behind."
― Sosuke Aizen (Bleach)
"They can infiltrate, assassinate, destabilize. They can take a whole country down in one night, and you'd never see them coming."
― Bucky Barnes (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
"My dear gentlemen, ladies...I am an assassin. I have killed more people than cancer. I like my work. I am very good at it. It is not just a job. It is a vocation. "
― Constantine Drakon (DC Comics)

The power to possess the skills to locate and slay targets like an assassin.

Also Called

  • Enhanced Killing/Murdering/Slaying
  • Master Assassin


User can perform the art of assassination better than the average killer, they are able to dispatch their victims without as so much as a struggle. The ways to do this range from something complex and high-finesse like mastery in stealth, strategically planned scenarios and highly disciplined martial arts to something simple-yet-effective like brute strength and raw speed to overwhelm the targets.



  • Apathy to prevent themselves from feeling merciful or biased.
  • Some killers may have some method of completely destroying evidence to prevent incrimination.


Known Users


  • David Cain (DC Comics)
  • Cassandra Cain (DC Comics)
  • Constantine Drakon (DC Comics)
  • Cheshire (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • The League of Assassins (DC Comics)
  • The Suicide Squad (DC Comics)
  • Bullseye (Marvel Comics)
  • Gamora (Marvel Comics)
  • Deadpool (Marvel Comics)
  • Laura Kinney/Wolverine (Marvel Comics)
  • Victor Creed/Sabretooth (Marvel Comics)
  • Elektra Natchios (Marvel Comics)
  • The Hand (Marvel Comics)
  • Team X (Marvel Comics)
  • Team 7 (Image/Wildstorm Comics)
  • Wetworks (Image/Wildstorm Comics)
  • Albert Simmons/Spawn (Image Comics)


  • Chelsea (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Assassins (Assassination Classroom)
  • Azumi (Azumi)
  • Manji (Blade of the Immortal)
  • Sosuke Aizen (Bleach)
  • Code:Breakers (Code:Breaker)
  • Haruto (Code:Breaker)
  • Hei (Darker Than Black)
  • Mercenary Tao (Dragon Ball)
  • Hit (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Oboro (Gintama)
  • Mukuro/Nobume Imai (Gintama)
  • Zoldyck Family (Hunter x Hunter)
  • Trinity Raven Members (Fairy Tail)
  • Jacob Lessio (Fairy Tail)
  • Sham Lash (Magi The Labyrinth of Magic)
  • Shaka (Magi The Labyrinth of Magic)
  • Jafar (Magi The Labyrinth of Magic)
  • Mahad (Magi The Labyrinth of Magic)
  • Vittel (Magi The Labyrinth of Magic)
  • High-ranking Shinobi (Naruto)
  • Nico Robin (One Piece)
  • CP9 (One Piece)
  • Hyouzou (One Piece)
  • Baby 5 (One Piece)
  • Viola (One Piece)
  • The Vinsmoke Family (One Piece)
  • Shuzen Akua (Rosario + Vampire II)
  • Kazehaya Kamito (Spirit Elementalist's Blade Dance)
  • Sid Barett (Soul Eater)
  • Star Clan members (Soul Eater)
  • Hoshi Family(Soul Eater NOT!)
  • Kyou Kai (Kingdom)
  • Rose (Tales of Zestiria)
  • Golden Darkness (To Love-Ru)
  • Azenda the Tyrant (To Love-Ru Darkness)
  • Levi Kazama (Trinity Seven)
  • Yoruka Kirihime (Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle)
  • The Toguro Brothers (Yu Yu Hakusho)


  • Jason Bourne (The Bourne Franchise)
  • Riddick (The Chronicles of Riddick)
  • Vincent (Collateral)
  • Hanna Heller (Hanna)
  • Karl Ruprecht Kroenen (Hellboy)
  • Jack (Jack)
  • John Wick (John Wick)
  • John and Jane Smith (Mr. and Mrs. Smith)
  • Wesley Gibson (Wanted)

Video Games

  • Shelly de Killer (Ace Attorney)
  • Ryōken Hōinbō/Sirhan Dogen (Ace Attorney)
  • Assassins & Templars (Assassin's Creed)
  • Mai Natsume (BlazBlue ReMix Heart!)
  • Assassin Class (Diablo 2)
  • The Antivan Crows (Dragon Age)
    • Zevran Arainai
  • Dark Brotherhood (Elder Scrolls)
  • Assassin-class Servants (Fate/Stay Night)
  • Agent 47 (Hitman)
  • Katarina (League of Legends)
  • Thane Krios (Mass Effect 2 & 3)
  • Ryu Hayabusa (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Garrote (Planescape)
  • Widowmaker (Overwatch)
  • Voldo (Soul Calibur)
  • Leon Powalski (Star Fox)
  • Cammy White (Street Fighter)
  • Sync the Tempest (Tales of the Abyss)
  • The Sniper (Team Fortress 2)
  • The Spy (Team Fortress 2)
  • Spade (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Assassin (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Anki Master (Valkyrie Crusade)


  • Ninja Brian (Ninja Sex Party)
  • Orphans (Orphan X)
    • Evan Smoak/Orphan X
    • Danny Slatcher/Orphan O
    • Candy McLure/Orphan V




Video Games