"For a few to be immortal, many must die."
― Henry Hamilton (In Time)

The ability to steal time from others. Sub-power of Time Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Life Stealing
  • Life-Span Stealing
  • Time Stealing


User is able to steal time from other beings or objects and gain variety of advantages from the process.




  • May have limited range, including touch only.
  • May be limited to only objects or organisms.

Known Users

  • Falana (Children of the Whales)
  • Weeping Angels (Doctor Who)
  • Shinigami (Death Note)
  • Humans (In Time)
  • Chrono (Chrono Crusade); via the pocket watch
  • Kurumi Tokisaki (Date a live)
  • Charlotte Lilin (One Piece)
  • Phane (Planescape)
  • Aoko Aozaki (TYPE-MOON)
  • Ultear (Fairy Tail); via Last Ages
  • Alix Kubdel/Timebreaker (Miraculous Ladybug)
  • Rikku (Final Fantasy X-2); via the Thief Dressphere
  • Yuna (Final Fantasy X-2); via the Thief Dressphere
  • Paine (Final Fantasy X-2); via the Thief Dressphere
  • The Men in Grey/The Grey Gentlemen/Time Thieves (Momo)