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.
- Advanced/Enhanced Quintessence
- Aether (The Legend of Spyro)
- 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
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.
- Aether Attacks
- Aether Constructs
- Aether Solidification
- Cosmological Force Manipulation: Users will be able to control many spiritual, cosmic, and elemental forces as Aether created and binds them all together.
- Astral Manipulation: Being ethereal in form, users will be able to command spiritual forces.
- Celestial Manipulation: Gain great power over the cosmos with heavenly influence and divine power in the universe.
- Cosmic Manipulation: Gain a powerful influence over the universal forces and celestial bodies that encompass the universe.
- Elemental Manipulation: Use ethereal power to control elemental forces.
- Energy Manipulation: Manipulate the many forms of pure energy to an extreme level.
- Gravity Manipulation: By manipulating the Aether one can increase or decrease "gravity".
- Life-Force Manipulation: Control the essence of life.
- Spatial Manipulation: Use Aether to bend the fabric of space.
- Magic: Users can focus the fifth element into all forms of the "Arcane Craft".
- Animancy: Use magic that revolves around the living.
- Astrology: Use the ethereal forces in celestial bodies.
- Creation Magic: Use magic in positive creative ways.
- Magical Energy Manipulation: Master the manipulation of magical energy forces.
- Mysticism: Master the purest kind of magic.
- White Arts: Master the aspects of good magic.
- Supernatural Manipulation: Will the laws of nature to whatever extent desired.
- Theurgy: Summon spirits or divine beings from the other side.
- Sacred Energy Generation
- Aether Weaponry
- Ethereal Manipulation
- Transcendent Energy Manipulation
- Universal Manipulation: Aether is the universal element
In certain variations, Aether is the fifth of the Classical Elements.