The ability to restrain/trap astral beings. Sub-power of Astral Manipulation. Variation of Binding. Not to be confused with Mediumship

Also Called

  • Astral Imprisonment
  • Astral Plane Tap
  • Ghost Trapping


The user can restrain, trap and/or seal astral beings (including astrally projecting being, ghosts, spirits, psychic entities, etc.) into specific place, item or being (possibly allowing their energies to be tapped by others) or prevent them from entering certain areas or possessing beings/items. They can prevent a ghost from manifesting, prevent an astral projector from entering their body, or force ghosts on or off their plane of existence.




Known Users

  • Shamans (Shaman King)
  • Alice Hotwire (Radical)
  • John Constantine (DC/Vertigo Comics)
  • Hellboy (Dark Heroes Comics)
  • Bickslow (Fairy Tail)
  • Blindfold (Marvel Comics)
  • Nicholas (Sword of Truth series)
  • Onslaught (Marvel Comics)
  • Father Paul Rawlings (Clive Barker's Jericho)
  • Nate Grey (Marvel Comics)
  • Angels (Marvel Comics)
  • Ezekiel Zeke (Monster Allergy)
  • Tamers (Monster Allergy)
  • Manic D (UN Comics)
  • The Man Who Can't Breathe (Insidious)