The power to induce anxiety to others. Variation of Emotion Inducement. Opposite to Serenity Inducement.


The user can cause the victim to feel anxiety, an unpleasant state of inner turmoil and apprehension, often accompanied by nervous behavior. It is the subjectively unpleasant feelings of dread over something unlikely to happen, such as the feeling of imminent death, often accompanied by restlessness, fatigue, problems in concentration, and muscular tension. 




  • Over use may cause side effects.
  • May not be able to change the level of anxiety once it is induced.

Known Users

  • Darkrai (Pokémon); via nightmare attacks
  • Brainiac (Smallville); via Silver Kryptonite
  • SCP-513 - A Cowbell (SCP Foundation)
  • Tara (Michael Vey)
  • Terrorpotta (Yo-kai Watch)