Darkness Embodiment

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"The Second Lost Child, a creature of shadow, is likely the most dangerous of the Lost Children. Even gods tremble with unease at its passage"
― The Second of the Lost Children, Tome from the Wanderer's Library

The ability to become the embodiment of darkness. Variation of Darkness Manipulation and Elemental Embodiment. Opposite to Light Embodiment.

Also Called

  • Darkness Incarnate
  • Shadow Embodiment
  • Shadow Incarnate
  • The Dark One


The user can act as the physical manifestation or personification of Darkness, the all-encompassing void which acts as the counterbalance to light. The darkness manifested is made of pure negativity/Dark Energy and/or lack of illumination. The user of this ability is essentially tapping into the core of different forms of darkness itself to assert their dominion.




Known Users

  • Arkhas (The Second Book Of Enoch)
  • The Dark Presence (Alan Wake)
  • Gaira (Anima: Beyond Fantasy)
  • Sacred Ancestor (VXD) Stated to be the Primordial Darkness itself.
  • Vaatu (Avatar: The Legend of Korra)
  • Nykyrian Quiakides (Born of Night)
  • The Dark (Cardcaptor Sakura)
  • The Darkness (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina)
  • Shihai Kuroiro/Scheming Hero: Vantablack (My Hero Academia); via Black
  • The Unnamed Darkness (Cthulhu Mythos)
  • Great Darkness (DC Comics)
  • Night (DC Comics/Vertigo Comics)
  • Nyarlathotep (Demonbane)
  • Darkness (Destiny)
  • Warriors of Darkness (Digimon Frontier)
    • Duskmon/Loweemon
    • Velgemon/JagerLoweemon
    • Rhihimon
    • AncientSphinxmon
  • Mysterious Stranger/Dark Dragon (Dragonfable)
  • Nocturnal (Elder Scrolls franchise)
  • Henir (Elsword)
  • The Darkness (Fairly OddParents)
  • Shadows (Ghost Whisperer)
  • Erebos (Greco-Roman Mythology)
  • Nyx/Nox (Greco-Roman Mythology)
  • Dark Ness (Happy Ness: The Secret of the Loch)
  • Kuro/Black (Isekai Shokudou)
  • Heartless (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Lord of Darkness (Legend)
  • The Overlord (Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu)
  • Stygian/Pony of Shadows (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)
  • The Dark One (Once Upon A Time)
  • Perrot (Pretty Cure)
  • Dark King (Pretty Cure)
  • Bottom (Pretty Cure)
  • Black Hole (Pretty Cure)
  • He-Who-Made-Dark (SCP Foundation)
  • Shade (Seiken Densetsu)
  • The Darkness (Skylanders)
  • Dark Star Dugradigdu (Slayers)
  • Ruby Eye Shabranigdo/Shabranigdu (Slayers)
  • Valg (Throne of Glass)
  • Shadow Creature (Stargate Atlantis)
  • Dark side of the Force (Star Wars)
  • Son (Star Wars)
  • The Darkness (Stupid Mario Brothers)
  • The Darkness/Amara (Supernatural)
  • Dharkon (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)
  • Ungoliant (Tolkien)
  • The Darkness (Top Cow Comics)
  • Pandora (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Darkness Devil (Chainsaw Man)
  • Polar Night (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Black Dragon (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Zero Manai (Yankee wa Isekai de Seirei ni Aisaremasu)
  • Nightshroud (Yu-Gi-Oh GX)
  • Monarchs (Solo Leveling)
  • Yuki Galaxy (Nature Wolf Spirits)
  • Aku (Samurai Jack)
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