"Why can't Jeff live with his family?"
"He hasn't spoken to his dad in years, and his mom ran away before he was born."
"How... how could she do that?"
― Stan and Hayley Smith (American Dad)

The power to control the beforelife. Sub-power of Life Wellspring. Opposite to Afterlife Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Beforelife Control
  • Pre-Existence Control/Manipulation


The user is able to control the beforelife, or where souls reside before they are born. They can manipulate things such as the beforelife itself, the souls that reside there, when they are born, what powers, abilities and attributes they will have at birth, what they will be like, how frequently a certain soul is born every number of years, etc.



Known Locations

  • Byston Well (Aura Battler Dunbine)
  • The Lifestream (Final Fantasy VII)
  • Chamber of Guf (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
  • Positive Energy Plane (Pathfinder)


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