"I'm getting pretty good at this tree traveling business."
― Art (The Beginning After the End)

The power to climb effortlessly over/on steep and narrow surfaces or plains. Opposite to Rappelling. Not to be confused with Hill Climbing.

Also Called

  • Wall Climbing
  • Surface Climbing

Capabilities

User is able to climb and otherwise move effortlessly and smoothly on angled and/or vertical surfaces. They do not require handholds at all. This is mostly done as a type of vertical ascent. This is not the same as just climbing with handholds, as the user must have some way to climb without needing anything of the sort.

Applications

Variations

  • Brachiation: Brachiation is a specialized form of arboreal locomotion, mostly used by primates to moves very rapidly while hanging beneath branches. Arguably the epitome of arboreal locomotion, it involves swinging with the arms from one handhold to another.
  • Pole Swinging
  • Swinging
  • Wallrunning

Associations

Limitations

  • Unlike Wallcrawling, user isn't able to climb completely smooth surfaces or move upside down without something to hold onto.

Known Users

  • Dio Brando (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure)
  • Nightcrawler (Marvel Comics)
  • Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
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