"In the absence of light, darkness prevails. There are things that go bump in the night; make no mistake about that. And we are the ones who bump back."
― Professor Broom (Hellboy), about the BPRD.
"Saving people, hunting things. The family business."
― Dean Winchester (Supernatural)
"I am the thing that monsters have nightmares about. And right now you and me are gonna show 'em why. It's time."
― Buffy Summers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
"So, how many times do I have to put you in the ground?"
― Blade (Marvel Comics)
The ability to possess the traits and powers of a supernatural hunter. Not to be confused with Paranormal Expertise.
Champion of Mankind/Humanity
Grimm Physiology (Grimm series)
Monster Hunter Physiology
Slayer Physiology (Buffyverse)
The user possesses the powers of a supernatural hunter, having the innate ability to hunt down supernatural creatures. They are able to physically match and fight off most of the creatures they hunt, have innate combat abilities and information about the paranormal world, ability to detect supernatural creatures and know how to kill and trap them. They may have immunity towards the creatures they hunt (immune to vampire's compulsion, werebeast's infection, demon's possession, witch's magic, divine influences, etc.).
Guts, the Black Swordsman (Berserk) wanders between the darkness and Interstice hunting down Apostles, demonic beings that serve under the God Hand.
Buffy Summers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) is a Slayer, a supernatural hunter who can slay any supernatural creature.
Unlike the rest of his bloodline, Victor Belmont (Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2) has the strength to fight with the vampiric god Dracula with his bare hand, not even taking into account his hunting prowess.
The Claymores (Claymore) are an order of augmented hunter-killers dedicated to the elimination of Yomas and Awakened Beings.
Teresa of the Faint Smile (Claymore) was the strongest claymore to ever have existed. As such she could effortlessly detect and kill Youma posing as humans.
The Good Hunter (Bloodborne) is a hunter bounded and sustained by the Hunter's Dream to hunt beasts and Great Ones. The Good Hunter gains strength from contacting with blood and inhuman knowlegde.
Dante (Devil May Cry series) is the second son of the Dark Knight Sparda, and a professional Devil Hunter dedicated to exterminating evil demons and other malevolent supernatural forces.
Nero (Devil May Cry series) was once a Holy Knight in the Order of the Sword, which granted him great skills in combat and weaponry to fight against demons and with his own demonic bloodline helping even more.
Grimms (Grimm) are clan of humans who posses the power to see the true form of Wesen even when the Wesen don't want them to...
...Nick Burkhardt is the latest descendant born with the ability but later awakening it during his adult life.
Eric Brooks (Marvel Comics) commonly known as Blade
Ryu Hayabusa (Ninja Gaiden series) is the last descendent of the Dragon Lineage, a bloodline of elite ninja warriors sworn to safeguard the world from the forces of the Fiends.
Huntsmenn and Huntresses (RWBY) are licensed elite warriors who use their supernatural "Semblance" skills, custom weapons, and Aura to protecting the world from the creatures of Grimm.
Sam and Dean Winchester (Supernatural) are hunters who have over the years become a demons, giained immunity to direct tracking by angels, etc. that have helped them in protecting humanity from the supernatural and vice versa.
Jin Toujou (Testament of Sister New Devil) is a powerful supernatural hunter who can take on the current demon lord. His nickname is the God of War.
This Devil Hunter (Valkyrie Crusade) hunts devils that bewilder people
This Vampire Slayer (Valkyrie Crusade) is confident because of her past successes.
Like all Witchers, Geralt of Rivia (The Witcher) is a superhuman monster hunter, who received extreme training since childhood and was augmented beyond human limits through mutagenetic alchemy.
Hellboy (Hellboy/BPRD) is adept in many supernatural and paranormal subjects such as possession, haunting, exorcism, enchantments, holy amulets, and sacred artifacts.
Hunters (Hunter X Hunter) are humans that can use Nen to track down and fight against all kinds of natural and supernatural creature
Gourmet Hunters (Toriko) have the Gourmet cells to hunt down dangerous and supernatural beasts that no mere human can hunt and take down.
Blood Spider (Ultimate Spider-Man) became a vampire hunter after his friends became vampires and his New York was overtaken by the Lizard King.