The power to manipulate animals. Sub-power of Nature Manipulation. Variation of Organic Manipulation. Not to be confused with Zoolingualism.

Also Called

  • Animal Arts
  • Animal Control/Domination/Friendship
  • Beast Control/Domination/Friendship/Manipulation
  • Corocottakinesis
  • Creature Control/Domination/Friendship/Manipulation
  • Faunal Control/Domination/Friendship/Manipulation
  • Fauna Manipulation/Control
  • Thiriokinesis
  • Wildlife Control/Domination/Friendship/Manipulation
  • Zoopathy
  • Zookinesis

Capabilities

The user can create, shape and manipulate animals, multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia. They can command, speak/understand, evolve/devolve, merge with, possess, etc., with all forms of animal life. Weaker users can only influence their behavior, commanding them to do their bidding.

Applications

Techniques

Variations

Associations

Limitations

  • May be limited to a specific species of animal.
  • May be limited to a particular number of targets at any given time.
  • May cause backlash, where the animals exact revenge on the user after they regain their free will.
  • May not work on intelligent/anthropomorphic animal species.
  • May be unable to create animals, being limited to manipulating only from already existing sources.
  • Users may be only able to control certain types of animals.
  • Users may be limited on how many animals or how long they can control them.
  • Distance, mass, precision, etc. depend upon of the knowledge, skill, and strength of the user, and their power's natural limits.

Known Users

See Also: The Beastmaster.

Cartoons/Comics

  • Animal Man (DC Comics)
  • Maxine Baker (DC Comics)
  • Mari McCabe (DC Comics)
  • Atlanteans (DC Comics)
  • B'wana Beast (DC Comics)
  • Circe (DC Comics)
  • Spawn (Image Comics)
  • Namor McKenzie/Submariner (Marvel Comics)
  • Meggan Puceanu (Marvel Comics)
  • Danielle Moonstar (Marvel Comics)
  • Lin Li/Nature Girl (Marvel Comics)
  • Tanya (Batman & Dracula: Red Rain)
  • Roxy (Winx Club)
  • Katy (Winx Club)
  • Doctor Animo (Ben 10)
  • Future Doctor Animo (Ben 10)
  • Ma-Ti (Captain Planet)
  • XANA (Code Lyoko)
  • Mr. Pigeon (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir); pigeons
  • Discord (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)
  • Fluttershy (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)
  • Bubbles (The Powerpuff Girls)
  • Chase Young (Xiaolin Showdown)
  • Beastwoman (Dynomutt, Dog Wonder); via whistle
  • Zak Saturday (The Secret Saturdays); Cryptids only
  • Mr. Pickles (Mr. Pickles)
  • Tavros Nitram (Homestuck)
  • Mira (The Hollow)
  • Jack (Samurai Jack)
  • Ashi (Samurai Jack)
  • Lana Loud (The Loud House)
  • An Yu (PJ Masks); via her staff-flute

Anime/Manga/Manhwa

  • God (Denma); via muscle memory
  • Mother Spider Demon (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba); limited to spiders
  • Shido Fuyuki (Get Backers)
  • Ja Seirei (Ghost Sweeper Mikami)
  • Sei Arisaka (Hime-chan's Ribbon)
  • Najimi Ajimu (Medaka Box); with Animal User (Magic Skills)
  • Koji Koda (My Hero Academia)
  • Chikushodo/Animal Path of Pain (Naruto)
  • Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece)
  • Mohji (One Piece)
  • Users of Haoshoku Haki (One Piece)
  • Cure Egret (Pretty Cure Splash Star)
  • Pokémon Trainers (Pokémon anime series)
  • Anima (Tower of God)
  • Lo Po Bia Family members (Tower of God)
    • Lo Po Bia Ren
  • Arachne (Soul Eater)
  • Taroza Momonoya (Animal Land)

Live Television/Movies

  • Alien Queen (Aliens vs. Predator)
  • The Mirror Queen (The Brothers Grimm)
  • Bruce Nolan (Bruce Almighty)
  • Andrew Wells (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Tucker Wells (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Sisters of Arcana (Charmed)
    • Jada Shields
    • Mel Vera
  • Count Dracula (Dracula)
  • Markus Gaines (Heroes)
  • Van Pelt (Jumanji: Welcome to The Jungle)
  • Garrett (Mystic knights of Tir na nog)
  • Count Orlok (Nosferatu)
  • Damien Thorn (Omen)
  • Cruella De Vil (Once Upon a Time)
  • Snow White (Shrek)
  • Force users (Star Wars)
  • Kat Gardener (Eastwick)
  • Hathor (Gods of Egypt)

Literature

  • Odin (American Gods)
  • Aegir (Summer on East End Series)
  • Molly Overbrook (Summer on East End Series)
  • Bird lady (Anansi Boys)
  • Memnon (Drenai series)
  • Bran Stark (Game of Thrones)
  • Wargs (Game of Thrones)
  • Darwinist Boffins (Leviathan)
  • Animos (Red Queen)
    • Atara Viper
    • "Poison Bride" Viper
  • Bagabond (Wild Cards series)
  • Sierra Cole (Eidolon Saga)

Video Games

  • Beast Master (Beast Master)
  • Jack Ryan (Bioshock); via Insect Swarm
  • Subject Delta (Bioshock 2); via Insect Swarm
  • Booker DeWitt (Bioshock: Infinite); via Murder of Crows
  • FL4K (Borderlands 3)
  • Rikuo (Darkstalkers)
  • Q-Bee (Darkstalkers)
  • Corvo Attano (Dishonored); via Possession and Devouring Swarm
  • Druid Character Class (Diablo II: Lord Of Destruction)
  • The Dragonborn (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim); via Animal Allegiance, Bend Will & Kyne's Peace Shout
  • Protagonist Characters (Fallout series); via Animal Friend Perk
  • Takkar (Far Cry: Primal)
  • Kratos (God of War); via Danaus' Head
  • Nix (Infamous 2)
  • Joseph Bertrand III (Infamous 2)
  • Ansem, Seeker of Darkness (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Xemnas (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Link (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Lore Master character class (LOTRO)
  • Beast-Man (Masters of the Universe)
  • The Pain (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)
  • Nightwolf (Mortal Kombat series)
  • Oliver, Esther, and Swaine (Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch)
  • James Heller (Prototype 2)
  • Doctor Archer (Prototype 2)
  • Osmund Saddler (Resident Evil 4)
  • James Marcus (Resident Evil 0)
  • Kasen Ibaraki (Touhou Project)
  • Beastmaster (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Mouette (Valkyrie Crusade); Seagulls only
  • Users of Beast chakra (Family of Brahman)
  • Morgra (The Sight)
  • Gordon Freeman (Hλlf-Life Series); via Pheropods (Antlions only)
  • Pokémon Trainers (Pokémon series)
  • Bayek (Assassin's Creed: Origins)
  • Hugo de Rune (A Plague Tale: Innocence); black rats only
  • Vitalis Benevent (A Plague Tale: Innocence); white rats only

Web Original

Mythology/Folklore

Known Objects

  • Tongue of Saiping (Xiaolin Showdown)
  • Anansi/Spirit Totem (Vixen)

Gallery

Video

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