"From the day you were born, and took your first breath... I've been beside you. Be not afraid, fear not the name of.... the reaper."
― Reaper (Assassination Classroom)

Power to possess a shadow which kills anything that comes in contact with it. Variation of Death Inducement.

Also Called

  • Deadly Shadow
  • Fatal Shadow
  • Killing Shadow
  • Lethal Shadow
  • Shadow of Death


User possesses a shadow that can kill anyone and possibly even destroy any thing caught within it. The form of death that this shadow can cause can range from a slow death to an outright cessation of existence.




  • Users of Immortality may be immune.
  • Shadow must touch the target.
  • May be constantly active.
  • Those with Resurrection could undo the damage if they are not wiped from existence.
  • The shadow must be formed by a light source in order for the power to be in effect.

Known Users

  • The Black Obelisk (Aladdin: The Animated Series)
  • Lady of Pain (Planescape)
  • He-Who-Made-Dark (SCP Foundation); while sealed
  • SCP-1739 (SCP Foundation)
  • Li Yunmu (Shadow Hack)
  • Chester Ray Banton (The X Files)
  • Abaddon (Torchwood)
  • Emperor Crow species (Toriko)


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