"Everything is proceeding as I have foreseen."
― Sheev Palpatine/Darth Sidious (Star Wars)
"Whether it be court officials or military officers, even if we were to take into account every person alive in China today... With his clout he would still be counted as one of the men standing at the absolute peak."
― Gohoumei on Shun Shin Kun (Kingdom)

The ability to possess incredible, overwhelming influence. Sub-power of Authority.

Also Called

  • Far-Reaching Influence
  • Highly Influential Connections
  • Irresistible Sway
  • Position of Power


The user possesses overtly or covertly great influence by/in political, criminal, economic, royal, scientific, etc. means, which grants them control over that sphere and its workings.





  • Outside influence might cause problems.
  • Others of equal influence may remove use from power.
  • Users of Indomitable Will and Freedom are either immune or highly resistant.

Known Users


  • The God Hand (Berserk)
  • The Gokages (Naruto)
  • Hajime Nagumo (From Common Job to Strongest In the World)
  • Father (Fullmetal Alchemist)
  • King Bradley (Fullmetal Alchemist)
  • Molto Sol Augustus (GATE: Thus the JSDF Fought Here)
  • Justy Ueki Tylor (Irresponsible Galaxy Tylor)
  • Miyano Arahabaki (Maga-Tsuki)
  • Maou (Maoyu ~ Archenemy & Hero)
  • Sora & Shiro (No Game No Life)
  • Five Elders (One Piece)
  • Im (One Piece)
  • Yonko (One Piece)
    • Edward Newgate/Whitebeard
    • Red Haired Shanks
    • Charlotte Linlin/Big Mom
    • Kaido, King of Beasts
    • Marshall D. Teach/Blackbeard
  • World Nobles (One Piece)
  • Donquixote Doflamingo (One Piece)
  • The Vinsmoke Family (One Piece)
  • Petralka Anne Eldant III (Outbreak Company)
  • Ryu (Youkai Apartment no Yuuga na Nichijou)
  • DIO Brando (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
  • Diavolo (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V: Vento Aureo)
  • Giorno Giovanna (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V Vento Aureo)
  • President Funny Valentine (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part VII Steel Ball Run)
  • Ou Ki (Kingdom)
  • Ryo Fui (Kingdom)
  • Shun Shin Kun (Kingdom)
  • Ri Boku (Kingdom)


  • Amanda Waller (DC Comics)
  • Lex Luthor (DC Comics)
  • Nick Fury (Marvel Comics)
  • T'Challa/Black Panther (Marvel Comics)
  • Doctor Doom (Marvel Comics)
  • Wilson Fisk/The Kingpin (Marvel Comics)

Video Games

  • Illuminati (Deus Ex series)
  • CPUs (Neptunia Series)
  • Jim Moriarty (Sherlock)
  • Mycroft Holmes (Sherlock)
  • Emperor Sheev Palpatine (Star Wars)
  • Supreme Leader Snoke (Star Wars)