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The power to manipulate decomposition. Opposite to Freshness Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Decay Manipulation
  • Rot Manipulation
  • Taphokinesis


Users can manipulate decomposition, the process by which organic substances are broken down into simpler forms of matter. They can increase or decrease the rate of rotting, or stop, prevent or even reverse the effect.

They are able to control all things/beings connected to decomposition such as vermin, worms and maggots. Some users may be able to control scavengers, such as coyotes, dogs, wolves, foxes, rats, crows and vultures or take their forms.




Known Users

  • Kiseki Kusanagi (Anti-Magic Academy 35th Test Platoon)
  • Baraggan Louisenbairn (Bleach)
  • Medusa (Fate/Stay Night); via Blood Fort Andromeda
  • The Dying Man (Fear Mythos)
  • Ray Carrigan/Blackout (Ghost Rider: Spirits of Vengeance)
  • Pollux and Cartor (God of War)
  • Kid Rot (Grossology)
  • Tatsuya Shiba (The Irregular at Magic High School)
  • Sesshomaru (InuYasha); via Bakusaiga
  • Mukae Emukae (Medaka Box); Via Raff-Rafflesia
  • Tomura Shigaraki (My Hero Academia)
  • Discord (My Little Pony series)
  • Kumoko/Shiraori (So I'm a Spider, So What?)
  • Shiina (Sekirei)
  • Spawn (Spawn)