Power to adapt to darkness. Sub-power of Darkness Manipulation. Variation of Environmental Adaptation.

Also Called

  • Dark Adaptation
  • Nocturnal Adaptation
  • Shadow Adaptation


User is able to survive and adapt to dark environments (especially nighttime conditions), with a circadian cycle programmed for nighttime activity, heightened senses to compensate the absence of light, and perhaps darker coloration.




  • Eyes may be more sensitive to light.
  • May be tired during the day.

Known Users

  • Lord of Darkness (Legend)
  • Jackie Estacado (The Darkness)
  • Riddick (The Chronicles of Riddick)
  • Simon (Fairy Tail)
  • Goblin Slayer (Goblin Slayer)
  • Jonas Graymalkin (Marvel Comics)
  • Most Vampires (Mythology)
  • Vampires (Twilight Saga)
  • Nightman (Malibu/Marvel Comics)
  • Myddraal (Wheel of Time)
  • Afflicted (American Horror Story: Hotel)
  • The Guardians (One Piece)
  • Norman Nordstrom (Don't Breathe)

Known Objects

  • Familiar Light (Doraemon: Nobita's Great Mermaid Battle Ship)
  • Keyblade Armor (Kingdom Hearts)


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