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The power to know the answer to any question or problem one happens to experience. Sub-power of Answer Manipulation. Variation of Intuitive Aptitude.

Also Called

  • Answer Sense
  • Intuitive Problem Solving
  • Problem Solving Intuition
  • Solution Intuition/Sense


User knows the answer to any question or problem they happen to face and formulate how to overcome any obstacle. They can understand the mechanics behind any issue they face and know what must be done to solve any problem.




  • May require some sort of observable stimulus in order to gain an effective answer.
  • User's effectiveness is stagnated if they encounter a situation that has no possible answer to formulate.
  • May need to focus in order for the answer to come to them; distractions such as pain and concern for others can deter the ability's effectiveness in situations.
  • May not be able to inquire about subjects/information about beings with Omnipotence, or similar abilities.

Known Users

  • Index Librorum Prohibitorum (A Certain Magical Index)
  • Kazuo Kiriyama (Battle Royale)
  • Edogawa Ranpo (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Mondo Duoan/Kamen Rider Quiz (Kamen Rider Zi-O)
  • Users of the Answer Talker Ability (Konjiki no Gash Bell!)
  • Morris Maxwell (Marvel Comics)
  • Teon Macik/Primal (Marvel Comics)
  • Whisperer (Marvel Comics)
  • Ajimu Najimi (Medaka Box); via Manual Memory
  • Maguro Kurokami (Medaka Box)
  • Mycroft Holmes (Sherlock Holmes novels)
  • Hina Sato/Odin (The Day I Became a God)
  • Tatsuya Shiba (The Irregular at Magic High School)
  • Uyulala, The Southern Oracle (The Neverending Story)
  • Amakusa Shirou Tokisada (TYPE-MOON); via Revelation
  • Jeanne d'Arc (TYPE-MOON); via Revelation
  • Solomon (TYPE-MOON); via Revelation

Known Powers

  • Answer Talker (Konjiki no Gash Bell!)
  • Revelation (TYPE-MOON)

Known Objects

  • Wayfinder (Book of Swords)
  • The Intersect (Chuck)
  • Christine's Book (Help for the Holidays)
  • Alethiometer (His Dark Materials)
  • Book of Truth (Radiant)
  • Blue Pearl (Thea Stilton: The Treasure of the Sea)
  • NZT-48 (Limitless)

Known Locations

  • Stellar Memory (Rave Master)