"Did it amuse you, to deny me what's rightful mine? With my powers restored I am like unto a GOD! I could suck the marrow from your bone before you drew another breath."
― Samael to War after having his true powers return (Darksiders)

The ability to become a demon of godly power. Variation of Transcendent Physiology. Advanced variation of Demon Physiology. Demonic version of Demiurge Physiology. Opposite to Transcendent Angel Physiology.

Also Called

  • Daemonium Deus/Nomine Physiology
  • Demon/Demonic Entity/God/King/Lord Physiology
  • Devil-God Physiology
  • Grand Master/Ruler of Hell
  • God-Devil Physiology
  • Primordial Demon Physiology
  • The Prime Evil (Diablo)
  • The Ultimate Demon/Devil


Users of this ability are able to become a demonic creature of unimaginable power. They also have powers that are beyond the comprehension of that of lesser demonic beings and are able to rule over an entire pantheon as their god out of both power and fear.





  • Contrary to the description of this page, not all transcendent demons are evil. However, those that are benevolent are rare to come by.


Known Users


  • Trigon (DC)
  • Nameless One (Dungeons & Dragons: The Animated Series)
  • Bill Cipher (Gravity Falls)
  • Satan (Image Comics)
  • Spawn (Image Comics); temporarily
  • Drago (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Amatsu-Mikaboshi (Marvel Comics)
  • Dormammu (Marvel Comics)
  • Mephisto (Marvel Comics)
  • Shuma-Gorath (Marvel Comics)
  • Surtur (Marvel Comics)
  • Zom (Marvel Comics)
  • Tengu Shredder (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003)
  • Kavaxas (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012)
  • Chernobog (Disney’s Fantasia)
  • Aku (Samurai Jack)


  • Satan/Satanel (Bastard!!)
  • The Idea of Evil (Berserk)
  • Demon Gods (Dragon Ball)
  • Mechikabura (Dragon Ball)
  • Super Devils (Highschool DxD)
    • Ajuka Beelzebub
    • Rizevim Livan Lucifer
    • Sirzechs Lucifer
  • Dark King (Pretty Cure)
  • Ruby Eye Shabranigdo/Shabranigdu (Slayers)
  • Dark Star Dugradigdu (Slayers)
  • Zorc Necrophades (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • The Three Kings (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • S-Class Demons (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Seven Great Demon Lords (Digimon)
  • Daemon/Ultra (Digimon)
  • Lucemon Shadowlord Mode (Digimon)
  • Ogudomon (Digimon)
  • GranDracmon (Digimon)
  • Kishin (Soul Eater)
  • Ulbert Alain Odle (Overlord)
  • Badass Overlords (Nippon Ichiverse)
    • Zetta
  • Demon Gods (Rave Master)
  • Valbanill (The Sacred Blacksmith)
  • Cain (Strike the Blood)
  • Demon King (Nanatsu no Taizai)

Video Games

  • Lord English (Homestuck)
  • Lucifer (Dante’s Inferno)
  • Samael (Darksiders series)
  • Lucifer (Darksiders series)
  • Belial (Darkstalkers)
  • Morrigan Aensland (Darkstalkers)
  • Firebrand (Demon’s Crest); as the Ultimate Gargoyle
  • Tokima (Devil Hunter Yohko)
  • Mundus (Devil May Cry)
  • Sparda (Devil May Cry)
  • Tathamet (Diablo)
  • Diablo (Diablo III) after absorbing the seven evils
  • Chaos (Dissidia: Final Fantasy)
  • Daedric Princes (Elder Scrolls franchise)
  • Demise (The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword)
  • Chara/The Fallen Child (Undertale)
  • Archfiends (Ninja Gaiden)
  • The Black Dragon (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Belphegor (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Sargeras (Warcraft)
  • Kil'Jaeden (Warcraft)
  • Chaos Gods (Warhammer 40.000)
  • Nyarlathotep (Demonbane)
  • Gilvaroth (Jeanne D'Arc)
  • Fortinbras (Onimusha)
  • Fleming (Shadows of the Damned)
  • George Reed (Shadows of the Damned)
  • Elliot Thomas (Shadows of the Damned)
  • The Sisters Grim (Shadows of the Damned)
  • Justine Divangelo (Shadows of the Damned)

Live Television/Movies

  • Senior Partners (Angel)
  • The Beast (Doctor Who)
  • Fanoxean (The Young Guardians)


  • Asmodeus (Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition)
  • Asmodeus (Pathfinder)
  • Lamashtu (Pathfinder)


  • Malachai (Chronicles of Nick)
  • Druella (Monster Girl Encyclopedia)
  • Chernobog (Slavic Mythology)
  • Rushu (Wakfu)