The power to inflict torment and suffering upon others. Sub-power of Emotion Manipulation and Tormentor.

Also Called

  • Anguish Inducement
  • Suffering Inducement
  • Torture Inducement


The user can induce torture on target with illusions and thoughts from past, present and future. It may be induced to all degrees of intensity, from mild to unbearable to full-on physical suffering. This power is mostly used with illusions. The scale of this power can vary from a single person to a population, the time can also vary from few minutes to eternity.

The user may also torment their victims mentally, emotionally, physically and spiritually.



  • May be countered by illusion manipulators.

Known Users

  • Tormentor (Age of Myth)
  • Satanus (DC Comics)
  • Andariel (Diablo)
  • Lamia (Drag Me to Hell)
  • Pazuzu (The Exorcist)
  • Lucy Ashley (Fairy Tail)
  • Wrexsoul (Final Fantasy VI)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Lamia (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Ghost Riders (Marvel Comics); via the Penance Stare
  • Beauty and The Beast Unit (Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of The Patriots)
  • Itachi Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Genjutsu users (Naruto)
  • Amande (One Piece)
  • Lucifer (Religion)
  • Hades (Saint Seiya)
  • Observer (TribeTwelve)
  • Jane (Twilight Saga)
  • Obelisk the Tormentor (Yu-Gi-Oh!)

Known Weapons

  • Cursing Camera (Doraemon)

Known Locations

  • Pit of Hate (Samurai Jack)