"I am anti-life, the Beast of Judgement. I am the dark at the end of everything. The end of universes, gods, worlds … of everything. And what will you be then, Dreamlord?"
"I am Hope."
― Choronzon and Dream, playing "the oldest game", in Sandman #4: "A Hope in Hell"

The power to become the embodiment of hope. Variation of Emotional Energy Manipulation, Emotion Embodiment, and Hope Manipulation. Opposite to Despair Embodiment.

Also Called

  • Faith Embodiment
  • Hope Incarnate
  • The Hopeful


Users become the living physical manifestations or personifications of hope and gain the ability to feed on the hope of everyone and everything including themselves. Users can convert hope into energy and use it as a full source to extend their own life span or as a weapon. Users may never age and may be immune to death unless certain conditions are met.




  • Without hope the user is weaker.

Known Users

  • Jesus Christ (Christianity)
  • God (Judaism/Christianity)
  • Ramiel (Judaism/Christianity)
  • The Holy Spirit (Christianity)
  • Adara (DC Comics)
  • Takeru "T.K." Takaishi (Digimon)
  • Patamon and it's Evolutions (Digimon Series)
  • Number 39 Utopia and Cnumber 39 Utopia Ray (Yu Gi Oh!)
  • Joshua Christopher (Chrono Crusade); as the Apostle of Hope
  • Makoto Naegi (Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc)
  • Madoka Kaname (Puella Magi Madoka Magica); in her Ultimate form
  • Bunnymund (Rise of the Guardians) as the Guardian of Hope
  • Elpis (Greek Mythology); the spirit of hope, and the last thing either inside or released from Pandora's Box.
  • Zephyr (Wild Arms)
  • Ramiel (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Somnambula (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)
  • Auriel (Diablo); as the Aspect of Hope
  • Heroes of Hope (Homestuck)
    • Jake English
    • Eridan Ampora
    • Cronus Ampora
  • Morgana (Persona 5)
  • Hope (Fables)

Known Objects

  • The book "Once Upon a Time" (Once Upon a Time)
  • Sky Choker (Valkyrie Crusade)