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"I couldn't think as slow as you if I tried..."
― Theodore Donald "Rat" Finch (The Core)

The ability to process information at an unnaturally fast rate. Sub-power of Hypercognition.

Also Called

  • Accelerated Synaptic Activity
  • Enhanced Mental Agility
  • Enhanced Processing
  • Enhanced Thought Process
  • Increased Neurological Processing (Arrowverse/Black Lightning)
  • Super Human Processing
  • Supercharged Brain Activity


The user can process information at incredible speeds, allowing them to analyze and come to conclusions at an unprecedented rate. Some users can even perceive everything at a faster time frame.




  • May be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of information they have to process.
  • May cause insanity from being overwhelmed, depending on the user's will power.
  • Slower than speed of light unless the user is advanced enough.
  • Users may be unable to move their body at the same speed their mind is going at.
  • May cause a disconnect between brain and body, due to the differing operating speeds.

Known Users

  • Takeru Kusanagi (Anti-Magic Academy 35th Test Platoon); via Demon's Heart
  • Barlida (A.R. Hicks series)
  • Korosensei (Assassination Classroom)
  • Hajime Nagumo (Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou); via Riftwalk
  • XLR8 (Ben 10 series)
  • Citrakayahs (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Katai Tayama (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • Cyborg 009/Joe Shimamura (Cyborg 009); via accelerator
  • Speed Force conduits (DC Comics)
  • Negative Speed Force conduits (DC Comics)
  • Kryptonians (DC Comics)
    • Superman
    • General Zod
  • Midnighter (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Various Characters (Kimetsu no Yaiba)
  • Stitch (Lilo & Stitch)
  • Oliver Grayson (Image Comics)
  • Thraxans (Image Comics)
  • Super-Soldier Serum users (Marvel Comics)
  • Quicksilver (Marvel Comics)
  • Monet St. Croix (Marvel Comics)
  • Speed/Tommy Shepherd (Marvel Comics)
  • Sage/Tessa (Marvel Comics)
  • Kid Omega/Quentin Quire (Marvel Comics)
  • Silver Surfer (Marvel Comics)
  • Kumoko/Shiraori (So I'm a Spider, So What?)
  • Ikaros (Sora no Otoshimono); after her evolution
  • Index Librorum Prohibitorum (To Aru Majutsu No Index)
  • Vampires (Twilight Saga)
  • Users of Thought Acceleration (That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime)
  • Rimuru Tempest (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime); via:Great Sage/Raphael
  • [Blank Paper] (To Aru Majutsu no Index)
  • Roboute Guilliman (Warhammer 40k)
  • Lynn Stewart (Arrowverse)

Known Objects

  • Super-Soldier Serum (Marvel Comics)
  • Atanik Armband (Stargate Sg-1)