The ability to give non-human creatures or inorganic items anthropomorphic traits. Combination of Animation and Humanization.

Also Called

  • Personification
  • Pinocchio Effect


The user can grant the attributions of human characteristics or behavior to non-living objects or even concepts life and anthropomorphic form/intelligence, change animals and plants into more humanoid in form and abilities and change pictures and paintings into three-dimensional beings. These new beings can use the abilities of their former state in addition to their new humanoid skills.




  • Power/skill define how many and how long these changes last.
  • New beings may become independent and rebel.
  • May require specific equipment.
  • Absolute Restoration/Flawless Restoration can undo the transmutation.

Known Users


  • The Fairy with Turquoise Hair (The Adventures of Pinocchio)


  • The Blue Fairy (Disney's Pinocchio)
  • Master Yen Sid (Fantasia)
  • Mickey Mouse (Fantasia)
  • Fairies (Fairly Odd Parents)
  • Timmy Turner (Fairy Odd Parents); via Wand
  • Ancient Sleeping Magi of Life Giving (Adventure Time)
  • Discord (My Little Pony Series)
  • Fairy Godmother (Shrek 2)


  • Gary, the Pathetic Fallacy (Jack of Fables)
  • minus (minus)


  • Hollows (Bleach); via becoming Arrancar
  • Charlotte Linlin/Big Mom (One Piece); via the Soru Soru no Mi
  • Carmel (One Piece); via the Soru Soru no Mi
  • Gekko Moriah (One Piece); via animating dead bodies with shadows
  • Giorno Giovanna (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V: Golden Wind/Vento Aureo)
  • All of the characters of Kantai Collection are lving ships (Kantai Collection)
  • Diana (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Tomoyasu Chikazoku/Skeptic ("My Hero Academia")

Live Television/Movies

  • Alex Russo (Wizards of Waverly Place); Via Spell.

Video Games

  • Poison Tea (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Alice Margatroid (Touhou Project)

Known Objects

  • Hōgyoku (Bleach)
  • The Rat Talisman (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Yen Sid's Hat (Disney’s Fantasia)
  • Sacred Pool of CHI (Legends of Chima)
  • Mutagen (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Magic words of the Star of Astoroth (Bedknobs and Broomsticks)
  • Needle of Humanification (Nanatsu no Taizai)
  • Kage Kage no Mi (One Piece)
  • Soru Soru no Mi (One Piece)
  • DNA transformer (Totally Spies: Animal World); only animals
  • Gene Bomb (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog); only animals and via human DNA
  • Professor MacKrill's antidote (Help! I'm a Fish); only aquatic animals


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