"You can't hurt them. It takes death to stop their pain."
― Mask Market

The power to neutralize one's sensitivity to physical pain. Sub-power of Pain Manipulation. Not to be confused with Discomfort Immunity.

Also Called


Users can block pain at will or are incapable of feeling pain or highly resistant to physical pain of any kind, allowing them to think clearly and continue to move despite grievous injury. Users can think clearly, continue to move, ignore torture and generally function in situations where pain would disable a normal person.


  • User is able to suppress pain at will.
  • User is incapable of feeling pain.
  • User has resistance to pain and can ignore it, exhibiting little or no discomfort.
  • User is capable of redirecting pain.
  • User may develop high to extreme tolerance for pain.




  • May not be able to turn their ability "off".
  • May not be immune to Pain Inducement.
  • Not feeling pain may leave the user ignorant to crippling injuries, which may disable them without them even knowing why.
  • User may only be able to tolerate and ignore the pain, and not actually cancel it out.
  • User's body may increase and destabilize their emotional output.
  • May not be immune to some types of pain or amounts of it.
  • Unable to feel pain may also sport as a weakness as it will make user overconfident.

Known Users

See Also: Feel No Pain .


  • The Joker (DC Comics)
  • NKVDemon (DC Comics)
  • Superman (DC Comics)
  • Batman (DC Comics)
  • Cassandra Cain (DC Comics)
  • Snowflame (DC Comics)
  • Ten (Justice League)
  • Ghost Rider (Marvel Comics)
  • The Punisher (Marvel Comics)
  • Deadpool (Marvel Comics)
  • Francis Freeman/Ajax (Marvel Comics)
  • Wolverine (Marvel Comics)
  • Sabertooth (Marvel Comics)
  • Juggernaut (Marvel Comics)
  • Erik the Red (Marvel Comics)
  • Morph (Marvel Comics)
  • Blob (Marvel Comics)
  • Iron Fist (Marvel Comics)
  • Scavenger (Marvel Comics)
  • Adam Destine (Marvel Comics)
  • Fantomex (Marvel Comics)
  • Miguel O'Hara/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics/Marvel 2099)
  • Ayam Aghoul (Aladdin: The Animated Series)
  • Brock Samson (The Venture Bros.)
  • The Scotsman (Samurai Jack)
  • Raphael (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Midnighter (Wildstorm)
  • Zannah of Khera (28Wildstorm)


  • Kenpachi Zaraki (Bleach)
  • Zamasu (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Imitatia (Fairy Tail)
  • Gintoki Sakata (Gintama)
  • Kamui (Gintama)
  • Meruem (Hunter X Hunter)
  • Phantom (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Chimera (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Candice (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Alviss (Marchen Awakens Romance); under the influence of the Zombie Tattoo
  • Obito Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Sasori (Naruto)
  • Roronoa Zoro (One Piece)
  • Arlong (One Piece)
  • Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece)
  • Vinsmoke Sanji (One Piece)
  • Zombies (One Piece)
  • Whitebeard (One Piece)
  • Hody Jones (One Piece)
  • Hajrudin (One Piece)
  • Saitama (One Punch Man)
  • Kahlua Shuzen (Rosario + Vampire)
  • Hotaru Tomoe (Sailor Moon); via Taioron Crystal
  • Sunny (Toriko)
  • Kouji Tanaka (Ajin)
  • Nomura Fudo (Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism)
  • Ryu Hayabusa (Dead or Alive/Ninja Gaiden)
  • Motoko Kusanagi (Ghost in the Shell)
  • InuYasha (InuYasha)
  • Yuki Nagato (Suzumiya Haruhi)
  • Alphonse Elric (Fullmetal Alchemist)
  • Ken Kaneki (Tokyo Ghoul); after being tortured by Jason
  • Sweet Mask (One Punch Man)
  • Mr. A (Kiseijū Sei no Kakuritsu)
  • Parasites (Kiseijū Sei no Kakuritsu)
  • Heero Yuy (Mobile Suit Gundam Wing)
  • Yukishiro Enishi (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • Kanon Ozu (Coppelion)
  • Guts (Berserk); via Berserker Armor
  • Shizuo Heiwajiwa (Durarara!!)
  • Sayaka Miki (Puella Magi)
  • Saya Otonashi (Blood+)
  • Twilights (GANGSTA.); when overdosed on Celebre upper
  • Checkmate (Ultimate Muscle)
  • Chihiro Furuya (Sankarea)
  • Gilles de Rais (Drifters)
  • Shimazu Toyohisa (Drifters)
  • Agata Katsuhira (Kiznaiver); via connection to Sonozaki Noriko

Video Games

  • Lady (Devil May Cry)
  • Ares (God of War)
  • Zeus (God of War)
  • Kratos (God of War)
  • Deimos (God of War)
  • Daniella (Haunting Ground)
  • Conduits (Infamous)
  • Big Boss (Metal Gear)
  • Solid Snake (Metal Gear)
  • Raiden (Metal Gear Rising)
  • Samuel (Metal Gear Rising)
  • Leon S. Kennedy (Resident Evil)
  • Las Plagas hosts (Resident Evil)
  • Link (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)
  • Space Marine's (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Mephiles the Dark (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Cloud Strife (Compilation of Final Fantasy VII)
  • Cloud Strife (Compilation of Final Fantasy VII)
  • Asura (Asura's Wrath)
  • Visorak Vohtarak (Bionicle)
  • The Prince (Prince of Persia)
  • Wario (Wario Land/Super Mario)
  • Commander Shepard (Mass Effect)
  • Ezio Auditore da Firenze (Assassin's Creed)
  • Vorcha (Mass Effect)
  • Asura (Asura's Wrath)
  • Fujino Asagami (TYPE-MOON)
  • Players (Sword Art Online)
  • Ryu Hayabusa (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Grimmgarl (Kaiju Combat)
  • Meat (Mortal Kombat)
  • Dante (Devil May Cry)
  • Lady (Devil May Cry)
  • Nathan Drake (Uncharted)
  • Travis Touchdown (No More Heroes)
  • Spartan IIIs (Halo)

Live Film/Television

  • John Wick (John Wick)
  • Claire Bennet (Heroes)
  • Adam Monroe/Takezo Kensei (Heroes)
  • Slayers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel)
  • Vampires (Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel)
  • Riley Finn (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Forrest Gates (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Ninja Assassin (Angel)
  • Jack Skellington (The Nightmare Before Christmas)
  • Reavers (Firefly/Serenity)
  • Malcolm Reynolds (Firefly/Serenity)
  • Dean Winchester (Supernatural)
  • Sam Winchester (Supernatural)
  • Alice (Resident Evil)
  • Vulcans (Star Trek)
  • Pinhead (Hellraiser)
  • Freddy Krueger (A Nightmare on Elm Street); via dream world
  • Scarecrows (Doctor Who)
  • The Black Knight (Monty Python and the holy grail)
  • Leon Kawalski (Blade Runner)
  • Pris (Blade Runner)
  • NZT User (Limitless)
  • Peyton Westlake (Darkman)
  • Mr.Sunshine (Saints Row 2)
  • Users with the Dull Pain skill (Punch Quest)
  • Richard B. Riddick (The Chronicles of Riddick)
  • Painkiller Jane (Painkiller Jane)
  • Kick-Ass (Kick-Ass series)
  • Agents (The Matrix)
  • Albert Wesker (Resident Evil)
  • Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th)
  • Michael Myers (Halloween)
  • Renard The Anarchist (The World Is Not Enough)
  • Skull Face (Metal Gear)
  • Hayden Tenno (Dark Sector)


  • Roland (Lord Marksman and Vanadis)
  • Fletcher (Red Queen)





Live Television/Movies

Video Games