The power to transform matter into stone by looking at it. Variation of Petrification.

Also Called

  • Eyes of Stone
  • Petrifying Glance
  • Stone Gaze


The user can transform matter and objects, including living beings, into stone by looking at them.



  • May be constantly active.
  • May require direct eye-contact.
  • May not be immune to their own power, making looking into reflecting surface fatal.
  • Effects may be temporary or irreversible.
  • Petrification Cancellation and Absolute Restoration can undo the petrification.

Known Users

  • Medusa (Greek Mythology)
  • Meta (Charmed)
  • Kratos (God of War franchise); via Medusa's/Euryale's Head
  • Bizarro-Girl (DC Comics)
  • Basilisks (Mythology)
  • Cockatrice (Mythology)
  • Medusa (Ghost Sweeper Mikami)
  • Gorgon (Marvel Comics)
  • Basilisks (Final Fantasy games)
  • Kokatorimon (Digimon Series)
  • Yuna, Rikku & Paine (Final Fantasy X-2); via the dresspheres Dark Knight, Mascot, Alchemist, Blue Mage, Floral Fallal, Machina Maw, and Full Throttle
  • Medusa (TYPE-MOON)
  • Azami (Kagerou Project); via Staring Eyes
  • Shion Kozakura (Kagerou Project); via Staring Eyes
  • Basilisx (Super Mario Bros. Z)
  • Evergreen (Fairy Tail)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Gorgon (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Deuce Gorgon (Monster High)
  • The Twins (Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children)
  • Basilisk (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Medusa (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Elise (Azure Striker: Gunvolt)
  • Pisard (Futari wa Pretty Cure)
  • Anacondy (Yes! Pretty Cure 5 GoGo!)
  • Cockatrice (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)