The power to make objects explode or shatter. Opposite to Reforming. Not to be confused with Disintegration.

Also Called

  • Breaking
  • Cracking
  • Crashing
  • Fragmentation
  • Smashing


User is able to make objects shatter regardless of their hardness or condition.




  • May not work on living beings.
  • May only work at a certain distance.
  • Won't break down object to dust, only shatter them into fragments.
  • May need to conserve a certain distance, as the user could harm themselves from the fragments.

Known Users

  • Trevor Zeitlan (Heroes)
  • The Maia (Lord of the Rings)
  • Sylar (Heroes); formerly
  • Pearl (Heroes)
  • Magic Users (Harry Potter)
  • Willow Rosenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Piper Halliwell (Charmed); via Molecular Combustion
  • Takatsu Aoba (Code:Breaker)
  • Ryoga Hibiki (Ranma ½); via Tenketsu/Breaking Point
  • Cologne (Ranma ½); via Tenketsu/Braking Point
  • Futae no Kiwami Users (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • Son Goku (Dragon Ball series)
  • Panrahk (Bionicle)
  • Gildarts Clive (Fairy Tail); via Crash
  • Setsuno (Toriko)
  • Panrahk (Bionicle)
  • Makuta (Bionicle)
  • Yongbi (Yongbi the Invincible)
  • Asgore Dreemurr (UnderTale)
  • Clark Kent/Superman (DC Comics)
  • Richard Rider/Nova (Marvel Comics)
  • Scott Summers/Cyclops (Marvel Comics)
  • Saitama (One-Punch Man)

Known Objects

  • The Breaking Point (Steven Universe)