"People always say if you fight one-on-one, Kaido will win. Because by land, air, or sea... he is the strongest creature alive!"
― Narrator (One Piece)
""Why, precisely, do you think I have served as Captain-Commander of the Gotei 13 for a thousand years? Because in all those thousand years, no Shinigami was born strong enough to challenge me."
― Genryusai Yamamoto (Bleach)

The ability to reach the ultimate pinnacle of combat proficiency. Variation of Zenith. Ultimate form of Supernatural Combat.

Also Called

  • Absolute Combat
  • Absolute Combatant/Fighter
  • Grand Martial Artist
  • Master Combatant/Fighter
  • Perfect Fighter/Warrior
  • Supreme Martial Artist
  • Transcendent Fighter/Warrior
  • Ultimate Fighting Master/Warrior


Users of the ability have achieved the highest level of combat proficiency (armed and unarmed) and are capable of performing superhuman/supernatural feats beyond normal boundaries. Masters of this ability have acquired a state of mental, physical, and spiritual balance, making them capable of defeating enemies only with their mere presence. Their combat skills are completely unmatched by anyone who came before or who will come afterwards, making them one of the most powerful opponents and a force to be reckoned with.





  • May be limited simply by their own existence. For example an ultimate human fighter may not be able to defeat an ultimate demon fighter.

Known Users

See also: World's Best Warrior and World's Strongest Man.


  • Narukami Sakaki (Absolute Duo)
  • Esdeath (Akame ga Kill)
  • Kenshiro (Hokuto No Ken)
  • Thor (A Certain Magical Index)
  • Akatsuki Ousawa (Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero)
  • Yujiro Hanma (Baki the Grappler)
  • Kamito Kazehaya (Bladedance of Elementalers)
  • Retsu Unohana (Bleach)
  • Kenpachi Zaraki (Bleach)
  • Genryūsai Shigekuni Yamamoto (Bleach)
  • Ichibē Hyōsube (Bleach)
  • Sosuke Aizen (Bleach)
  • Heihachi Edajima (Charge! Men's Private School)
  • Ichijou Aoi (Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!)
  • Hong En-Lai (Daybreak!! Men's Private School: Young Men, Embrace the Great Death)
  • Hero (Demon King and Hero)
  • Whis (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Vados (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Grand Priest (Dragon Ball Super); Greatest fighter in the Multiverse
  • Son Goku (Dragon Ball); strongest mortal of Universe 7
  • Hit (Dragon Ball Super); strongest mortal of Universe 6
  • Jiren (Dragon Ball Super); strongest mortal of Universe 11
  • Acnologia (Fairy Tail)
  • Kenshiro (Fist of the North)
  • Jin Mori (God of High School)
  • Jin Taejin (God of High School)
  • No.37564 "Mob Combatant" (Hariyama-San)
  • Hayato Furinji (History's Strongest Disciple Kenichi)
  • Isaac Netero (Hunter X Hunter)
  • Badigadi (Mushoku Tensei)
  • Hashirama Senju (Naruto)
  • Madara Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto)
  • Dracule Mihawk (One Piece); World's greatest swordsman
  • Edward "Whitebeard" Newgate (One Piece); World's strongest man
  • Kaido (One Piece); World's strongest creature
  • Charlotte Linlin (One Piece)
  • Rubedo (Overlord)
  • Touch Me (Overlord)
  • Lady Kyra (Ronin Warriors)
  • Hiko Seijuro (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • Iihiko Shishime (Medaka Box)
  • Jin Toujou (The Testament of Sister New Devil)
  • Shinobu Sensui (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Raizen (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Meliodas (Nanatsu no Taizai)
  • Nagi Springfield (Negima)
  • Jack Rakan (Negima)
  • Levi Ackerman (Attack on Titan); Humanity's strongest soldier
  • Zeke Yaeger (Attack on Titan); Strongest Titan
  • Saitama (One Punch Man)
  • Edelweiss (Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry)

Video Games

  • Ryu Hayabusa (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Strider Hiryu (Strider)
  • Li Shuwen (TYPE-MOON)
  • Sigrun (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Raiden (Mortal Kombat)
  • Kratos (God of War)
  • Asura (Asura's Wrath)
  • John-117 (Halo)
  • Arbiter Thel 'Vadam (Halo)
  • Commander Shepard (Mass Effect)
  • Urdnot Wrex (Mass Effect)
  • Doomguy (Doom)
  • Maz Koshia (The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild)


  • Yoda (Star Wars)
  • Darth Sidious / Sheev Palpatine (Star Wars)


  • Karate Kid (DC Comics)
  • Lady Shiva (DC Comics); Greatest human martial artist
  • Batman (DC Comics)
  • Iron Fist (Marvel Comics)
  • Shang-Chi (Marvel Comics)
  • Taskmaster (Marvel Comics)
  • Captain America (Marvel Comics)
  • Julia Diggers (Gold Digger)
  • Champion of the Universe (Marvel Comics)
  • Jack (Samurai Jack)
  • The Guardian (Samurai Jack)
  • Ashi (Samurai Jack)
  • Toph Bei Fong (Avatar The Last Airbender); Greatest Earthbender in the world
  • Bumi (Avatar The Last Airbender)
  • Piandao (Avatar The Last Airbender); Greatest swordsman in the world
  • Amon Noatak (The Legend of Korra); Greatest Waterbender in the world
  • Agent Six (Generator Rex)
  • Looma (Ben 10 Omniverse); Strongest Tetramand


  • Gilgamesh (Epic of Gilgamesh)
  • Sun Wukong (Journey to the West)

Tabletop Games

  • Drizzt Do'Urden (Forgotten Realms)


  • An Ling (Charmed)
  • The Zen Master (Charmed)
  • Yen Lo (Charmed)