"The true path to victory is to find your opponent's weakness and make him suffer for it. To take his strength and use it against him until he finally falls or quits."
― Master Shifu (Kung Fu Panda)
"Is easy! You haf only to use zer man's own strength to get him down! Zer stronger he is, zer better for you."
― Cilindric the German (The Twelve Tasks of Asterix)

The ability to possess extensive, if not innate, knowledge of countering physical attacks. Real-world version of Counter. Variation of Intuitive Aptitude.

Also Called

  • Aikido
  • Counterattack Intuition
  • Judo
  • Jujutsu
  • Kuzushi 
  • Redirection Kata (Kengan Ashura)
  • Opponent Anticipation


The user possesses immense knowledge of counterattacks, able to use the opponent's momentum, strength, and size against them. Unlike Counter, this ability deals with just physical attacks like weapons and opponents so it does not include energy attacks or superpowers.


Known Users

  • Lewodans (Ben 10)
    • Poltroon
  • Son Goku (Dragon Ball series)
  • Videl (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Val Armorr/Karate Kid (DC Comics)
  • Kenshiro (Fist of the North Star)
  • Ushiyama Tatsuma (Golden Kamuy)
  • Sugimoto Saichi (Golden Kamuy)
  • Jinbe (One Piece)
  • Chun Li (Street Fighter)
  • Tokita Niko (Kengan Ashura)
  • Tokita Ohma (Kengan Ashura)
  • Various Kung Fu Masters (Kung Fu Panda)
  • Master Splinter (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Oroku Saki/The Shredder (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Cilindric the German (The Twelve Tasks of Asterix)
  • Omi (Xiaolin Showdown)


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