- "Livewire: "Go ahead, zap me! Absorbing lightning's totally my thing."
Black Lightning: "You've never had black lightning before."
- ― Livewire and Black Lightning (Young Justice)
The power to manipulate the dark/destructive aspects of lightning. Variation of Dark Element Manipulation. Combination of Electricity Manipulation and Negative Forces Manipulation. Opposite to Pure Lightning Manipulation. Not to be confused with Demonic Lightning Manipulation.
- Destructive Lightning/Electricity Manipulation
- Grim Lightning/Electricity Manipulation
- Hazardous Lightning/Electricity Manipulation
- Negative Lightning/Electricity Manipulation
- Ominous Lightning/Electricity Manipulation
User can create, shape and manipulate the electricity of a darker, detrimental nature; that which damages, destroys, and consumes anything/everything they come across, representing the hazardous destructive side of electricity, which in turn ignores most of the limitations and weaknesses of the normal electricity. In essence, this is about solely controlling the negative powers of electricity.
- Atomic Cancellation
- Damage Amplification
- Electricity Manipulation
- Explosion Inducement
- Pain Inducement
- Thunderstorm Creation
- Apocalyptic Force Manipulation
- Dark Element Manipulation
- Death-Force Manipulation
- Demonic Force Manipulation
- Disaster Manipulation
- Elemental Manipulation
- Esoteric Lightning Manipulation
- Negative Forces Manipulation
- Spiritual Lightning Manipulation
- Dark lightning is volatile/destructive, causing harm to oneself/environment by accident is an ever-present danger.
- Countered by Pure Lightning Manipulation.
- Distance, mass, precision, etc. depend upon the knowledge, skill, and strength of the user.
- What the user gains in sheer power, they lose in versatility, such as hacking and controlling electrical devices.
- Adramelech (Akame Ga Kill!)