"Damn. This is what I get for being physically locked into the nervous system of cities. Connecting quicker than ever these days. Well, since Moscow is letting me know she's hurt, lets see what else she can tell me"
― Jack Hawksmoor

The ability to sense the overall personal state and well being within any civic and/or man made environ through psychoempathetic sensitivity to municipal settings. Sub-power of Urban Manipulation and Empathy. Opposite of Ecological Empathy.

Also Called

  • Megalopolitan Awareness
  • Urban Empathy

Capabilities

The user can sense the overall personal state and well being within any civic and/or man made environ through psychoempathetic sensitivity to municipal setting through empathetic reactivity to burghal ambiance; be they cities, towns, cul de sacs, domiciles, villa's, etc.

They are physically, emotionally, and/or mentally harmonized to such backdrops, allowing for the perception and communion with all the goings on within such establishments. Even being able to ascertain whether or not if everything within is in balance or not. Able to sense the individual psyche state of local citizens or when the intraurban area itself is in upheaval, leaving the user either at a junction of tranquility. Or in a mood of duress depending on civil case study.

Techniques

Variations

Associations

Limitations

  • May lose senses while in a provoked/endangered habitat.
  • User's emotions may be directly linked to the domestication, they may feel blissful and become physically enhanced if their immediate area is operating naturally or may feel scared, anxious, feeble, or even frenzied if the artificial environ's aren't at peace due internal/external strife.
    • Destruction of which can reflect on the user horrendously.

Known Users

  • Jack Hawskmoor (DC/Wildstorm Comics)
  • Mundus (DmC: Devil May Cry)
  • Dr. Metropolis (Mutants and Masterminds/Freedom City setting)
  • Complete Carnage (TMNT)
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