― Death, Discworld
"When the first living thing existed, I was there, waiting. When the last living thing dies, my job will be finished. I'll put the chairs on tables, turn out the lights and lock the universe behind me when I leave."
― Death, The Sandman
"Death is always pointless, that is the point"
― Anubis (Gargoyles)

The power to use the abilities of Grim Reaper. Variation of Mythic Physiology.

Also Called

  • Death Angel Physiology
  • Death Personification
  • Grim Reaper Mimicry
  • Psychopomp


User with this ability either is or can transform into Grim Reaper (Death, Angel/Demon/God of Death, Shinigami, etc.), gaining all the powers and responsibilities that come with the position, which may range from simply guiding the dead to the next world to actively causing the death, possibly somewhat both.



Types of Grim Reaper


Known Users

See Also: The Grim Reaper and Psychopomp.

  • The Grim Reaper (Mythology/Folklore)
  • Grim (The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy)
  • Grim Reaper (Highschool DxD)
  • Grim Junior (Grim Tales)
  • Mandy (Grim Tales)
  • Shinigami (Death Note)
  • Death of the Endless (DC/Vertigo)
  • Death (Discworld)
  • Death 13 (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure)
  • Botan/Charlene (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Soul Reapers (Bleach)
  • Barragan (Bleach)
  • Shinigami-sama (Soul Eater)
  • Death (Harry Potter)
  • Death (Family Guy)
  • Death's Dog (Family Guy)
  • Death's Mother (Family Guy)
  • Peter Griffin (Family Guy)
  • Death (Regular Show)
  • Death (Dante's Inferno)
  • Death (Darksiders)
  • Angel of Death (Charmed)
  • Morty (Click)
  • Nekron (DC Comics)
  • The Black Flash (DC Comics)
  • Black Hand (DC Comics)
  • The Saint of Killers (Preacher)
  • Komachi Onozuka (Touhou)
  • Card-Hunting Death God (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • Guardian Deathscythe (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • God of Death (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • Death (Marvel)
  • Thanatos/Mors (Greco-Roman Mythology)
  • Ankou (Celtic Mythology)
  • Luison (Guraui Mythology)
  • Kamatayan (!OkaTokat)
  • Death (Final Destination Movie Series)
  • Death (Final Destination Novels)
  • Greg (conkers bad fur day)
  • Reapers (Supernatural)
  • Shachath (American Horror Story: Asylum)
  • Papa Legba (American Horror Story: Coven)
  • Death Jr./DJ (Death Jr.)
  • Chiba (Accuracy of Death)
  • Death (Supernatural)
  • Phil (The Mighty Boosh)
  • Shinigami (Naruto)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Death (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • The Ender (Reaper)
  • Undertaker (Kuroshitsuji)
  • William T. Spears (Kuroshitsuji)
  • Grell Sutcliff (Kuroshitsuji)
  • Death (Marvel)
  • Phantomon (Digimon)
  • Reaper (Bakugan)
  • River Styxx (Monster High)
  • Death (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Samael (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Death the Kid (Soul Eater)
  • Homer Simpson (The Simpsons)
  • Yakou Madara (Kajiri Kamui Kagura)
  • Malthael (Diablo)
  • Grim Creeper (Skylanders Series)
  • Hood Sickle (Skylanders Trap Team)
  • Kohaku (Shinigami no Kiss wa Wakare no Aji)
  • Izayoi (Shinigami no Kiss wa Wakare no Aji)
  • Uncle Death (Let It Die)
  • Phantom (Grindhouse and Watercolors)
  • Death (Fables))