- "The softest thing in the world dashes against and overcomes the hardest; that which has no [substantial] existence enters where there is no crevice."
- ― Lao Tzu (Tao Te Ching)
The ability to manipulate threads or strings. Variation of Object Manipulation.
- String Manipulation/Control
- Thread Control
Some users may be able to affect conceptual and abstract thread, such as fate, relationship or communication.
- Create/generate/multiply, unravel, etc. threads and anything based on threads (clothing, textiles, ropes, etc.).
- Shape, compress, liquefy and/or otherwise manipulate threads.
- Attack Powers using threads.
- Constructs Creation using threads, including weapons/missiles, walls, armor or allies/servants.
- Control Manipulation
- Hair Manipulation
- Improbable Weapon Proficiency - By using a threads as a weapon.
- Move/lift threads at nearly any speed whether in/on surface, air or water. One could even do this on vacuum of space if one has way to survive the experience.
- Object Possession
- Puppet Mastery controlling others through marionette strings.
- Cloth Manipulation
- Connective Tissue Manipulation
- May learn to affect threads of thought.
- Most thread manipulators are capable of learning Magic.
- Motor-Skill Manipulation
- Object Manipulation
- Quantum String Manipulation
- May be unable to create threads, being limited to manipulating only from already existing sources.
- Distance, mass, precision, etc. depend upon of the knowledge, skill, and strength of the user.