The power to generate and manipulate Aether, the unique essence that flows through most of existence. The source of Quintessence, Chi, Aura, and Mana. Opposite to Nether Manipulation. Not to be confused with Dark Matter Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Advanced/Enhanced Quintessence
  • Aether (The Legend of Spyro)
  • Aetherkinesis
  • Aethikinesis
  • Akasha Manipulation
  • Cosmo (Saint Seiya)
  • Pure Ether Manipulation
  • The Celestial Element
  • The Fifth Element
  • The Light Element
  • The Prime/Pure Element
  • The Unique/Universal Element
  • True Quintessence

Capabilities

User can create, shape and manipulate Aether, a powerful and unique celestial element said to flow throughout the universe. Commonly recognized as the essence breathed by gods in the same way humans breathe air, Aether is a power that allows control over elemental, cosmic, spiritual, and transcendental forces. Regarded as divine power, users that can control Aether are considered god-like, essentially becoming invincible.

Applications

Techniques

Variations

Associations

Universe Variations

In certain variations, Aether is the fifth of the Classical Elements.

Known Users

Mythology/Folklore

  • Yahweh/Jehovah/Allah (Abrahamic Religions)
  • Aether (Greek Mythology)
  • Creator Gods (Various Mythologies)

Literature

  • Lissa Dragomir (Vampire Academy/Bloodlines)
  • Adrian Ivashkov (Vampire Academy/Bloodlines)
  • Sonya Karp (Vampire Academy/Bloodlines)
  • St. Vladimir (Vampire Academy/Bloodlines)
  • Josh Newman/Marethyu (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel)

Cartoons

  • Will Vandom and Nerissa (W.I.T.C.H.); via Quintessence, the fifth element
  • Xin Jing (W.I.T.C.H)

Manga/Anime

  • Kiriha Kurano (Invaders of the Rokujouma)
  • Saints and Gods (Saint Seiya)
  • Rin Tohsaka (TYPE-MOON)
  • Agnese Sanctis (A Certain Magical Index)
  • Arthur Leywin (The Beginning After The End)
  • Aether Core Users ("The Beginning After The End")
  • Dragons & Asuras ("The Beginning After The End")

Movies

  • Users of the Reality Stone (Marvel Cinematic Universe)

Video Games

  • Samantha Maxis (Call of Duty: Black Ops); via MPD
  • Edward Richtofen (Call of Duty: Black Ops); via MPD
  • Balthazar (Guild War series)
  • Spyro (The Legend of Spyro Trilogy)
  • Cynder (The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon)
  • Malefor (The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon)
  • The Avatar (Ultima 8: Pagan)
  • Shulk (Xenoblade Chronicles); via the Monado
  • Empress Fuji Yuki (Nindragon: Scale Squad 5)
  • Daphne (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Aither (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Aisha (Elsword); as Aether Sage

Known Objects

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