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

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

Known Weapons

  • Cursing Camera (Doraemon)

Known Locations

  • Pit of Hate (Samurai Jack)