| Power Erasure
Arthur Petrelli (Heroes) draining Adam Monroe of his power.
Permanently remove the powers/abilities of another
The ability to permanently eliminate the powers of others. A sub-power of Superpower Manipulation, a superior ability to Power Negation, the opposing power of Power Bestowal and Power Restoration.
- Ability/Power Deletion
- Power Extraction
- Power Removal
- Power Stripping
The user can permanently eliminate the supernatural powers of others.
- May become inflicted/infected with target's emotions.
- Some might be immune.
- Power Restoration can reverse this power's effects.
- May have a limited distance/amount of targets.
- Alex (Misfits); via sexual intercourse
- Arthur Petrelli (Heroes); via Power Absorption
- Jordan Collier (The 4400)
- Power Brokers (Charmed)
- Bianca (Charmed)
- The Tribunal (Charmed)
- Margaret Isobel Thoreaux (Smallville)
- Castiel (Supernatural)
- Miranda (Twitches)
- Professor Crumbs (Wizards of Waverly Place)
- Wizards (Wizards of Waverly Place)
- Witches and warlocks (Charmed); via Spell Casting
- The Charmed Ones (Charmed); via Spell Casting
- Yhwach (Bleach)
- Kūgo Ginjō (Bleach)
- Aang (Avatar: The Last Airbender); via Energybending
- Amon (Avatar: The Legend of Korra); via Bloodbending
- Sakura Mikan (Gakuen Alice)
- Orochimaru (Naruto Shippuden); when extracted his chakra from Kabuto
- Truth (Fullmetal Alchemist)
- Users of the Quincy medallion (Bleach); by removing a target's bankai
- Scar (Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood); using a reverse transmutation circle originally devised by his brother, he stripped Father of his ability to control Alchemy in Amestris
- Lex Luthor (Justice League Unlimited); by Power Disruptor Ray
- Ragtag (Static Shock)
- Red Hulk (Marvel Comics); by absorbing the Gamma Radiation out of other gamma beings
- Rex Salazar (Generator Rex); by deactivating the nanites in EVO's he can make them normal again
- Anti-Venom (Marvel); by draining radiation-based powers
- Rogue (Marvel)
Orochimaru (Naruto) regains his powers from his right-hand Kabuto.
Alex (Misfits) gained the power to remove a person's power through sexual intercourse after having a lung transplant from the previous owner of the power.
Penny (Charmed) with the power stripping potion
Mikan Sakura (Gakuen Alice) can permently steal an Alice at will or by accident.