The ability to manipulate crosses. Variation of Object Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Cross Control/Alteration
  • Holy Cross Manipulation
  • Sacred Cross Manipulation
  • Stavróskinesis


User can create, shape and manipulate crosses and objects in the shape of a geometrical cross. The cross is one of the most ancient human symbols, and has been used by many religions, most notably Christianity. It may be seen as a division of the world into four elements or cardinal points, or alternately as the union of the concepts of divinity, the vertical line, and the world, the horizontal line

As such, user may be able to tap into various holy/divine powers via the object shape.






  • May be unable to create crosses, being limited to manipulating only from already existing sources.
  • Distance, mass, precision, etc. depend upon of the knowledge, skill, and strength of the user.
  • May be limited to only manipulating certain types of crosses.
  • May be limited to only crosses that have been previously held, seen, or scanned.

Known Users

  • Belmont Clan (Castlevania)
  • Biagio Busoni (A Certain Magical Index)
  • Klaus Von Reinherz (Kekkai Sensen)
  • Type Saturn (Notes)
  • Chikage (Sister Princess)