"Well, at least all that arm-waving and arcane babbling you did was impressive."
― Remand Flavor Text, Magic: The Gathering

The power to nullify the magical powers of others. Sub-power of Magical Energy Manipulation and Anti-Magic. Variation of Power Negation. Opposite to Magic Augmentation.

Also Called

  • Anti-Magic Inducement
  • Eldritch Negation
  • Magic Canceling/Cancellation


The user can negate superhuman powers and effects that originate from magic. Spells, curses, hexes, jinxes and charms may all be negated by the user. In addition, magical objects/items and potions are rendered useless, while the effect of ley lines is diminished, according to the user's level of power. Magical creations even weaken, and eventually crumble, disperse or dissolve in the user's presence.


  • Counteraction of ley lines.
  • Destruction of magical constructs.
  • Harm, disempowerment and/or destruction of magical creatures and (sometimes) magical spirits.
  • Negation of magic powers.
  • Neutralization of magic items.
  • Often has no effect on one's own magic, unless desired.
  • Teleportation Negation by negating teleportation spells.


  • Spell Negation: The user can negate specifically spells (not magic items, creatures, etc)




  • Only works on abilities, effects, creation and creatures magical in origin.
  • May require one to be up close to negate the magic.
  • May be difficult to activate.
  • May be difficult or impossible to turn off.
  • May only work on spells/rituals/incantations, only on magic items, only on magical creatures, or anything of the like.
  • May not be able to stand with a group of magic-using allies.
  • May only be able to negate the active powers of magical creatures leaving innate powers untouched.

Known Users

See Also Anti-Magic.

  • Baraggan Louisenbairn (Bleach)
  • Asta (Black Clover)
  • Zahhak (Aesthetica of A Rogue Hero)
  • Kamijou Touma (Toaru Majutsu no Index); via Imagine Breaker
  • Asuna Kagurazaka (Negima!: Magister Negi Magi)
  • August (Fairy Tail)
  • Obra (Fairy Tail)
  • Dorma Anim (Fairy Tail)
  • Byro 'Earthland' (Fairy Tail)
  • Coordinator (Fairy Tail)
  • Millianna (Fairy Tail)
  • Yuka Suzuki (Fairy Tail)
  • Belnika (Rave Master)
  • Lingering Will (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Grane (Gokukoku No Brynhildr)
  • Initializer (Gokukoku No Brynhildr)
  • Yukina Himeragi (Strike the Blood)
  • Est (Spirit Elementalist's Blade Dance)
  • Urchin (Tales of Phantasia)
  • Merlin (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Chandler (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Templars (Dragon Age)
    • Alistair
  • Asta (Black Clover)
  • Giles (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Bella Noche (Adventure Time)
  • Vasco Strada (High School DxD)
  • Glenn Radars (Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor)
  • Prisma (Sofia the First)

Known Objects

  • Rule Breaker (TYPE-MOON)
  • Moon (Doraemon: Nobita's Great Adventure into the Underworld)
  • Rose Quartz's shield (Steven Universe)
  • Nth Metal (DC Comics)
  • The Crystal Jammer (Final Fantasy Type-0)
  • Belmont (Rosario + Vampire)
  • Enchanted Cuffs (Once Upon a Time)
  • Thor's Hammer (Marvel Comics)
  • Stone of Dreams (Wizards of Waverly Place - The Movie); via Wish Granting
  • Queen Chrysalis' throne (My Little Pony Friendship is Magic)