The ability to discern and instantly understand the greatest fears of other beings. Sub-power of Fear Manipulation.
- Fear Cognition
- Fear Reading
The user can discern and instantly understand the greatest fears of other beings. They are able to truly observe the most hidden of fears within an opponent and use those fears to their advantage.
- Ineffective against those with Fear Masking and Fearlessness, as they are effectively fearless
- Users of Psychic Shield and Empathic Shield (highly resistant) and Psychic Immunity (impervious).
- Phobos/Alexander Aaron (Marvel Comics)
- Barbas (Charmed)
- Pennywise/It (Stephen King's: It)
- Pinhead (Hellraiser:Bloodline)
- Pitch Black (Rise of the Guardians)
- Satori (Naruto)
- Agramon (The Mortal Instruments)
- The Jabberwockey (Once Upon a Time in Wonderland)
- Pied Piper (Sarah Jane Adventures)
- The Clown (Star Trek Voyager)