"The power...to kill a god..."
― Kratos (God of War)
"Here is a destroyer of the gods, a God Slayer."
― Zancrow (Fairy Tail)
"God creates dinosaurs. God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man. Man destroys God."
― Ian Malcom (Jurassic Park)
"I am Black Condor!! Empowered by the goddess Tocotl with the swiftness of the wind and the power of the ground! And I Am a God Killer!!"
― Black Condor (DC Comics)
"How many gods will I have to kill today?"
― The Void (Marvel Comics)
"However, if you are an unwanted guest in our world, we will eliminate you. No matter what kind of great god you may be!"
― Sinbad (Magi Labyrinth of Magic)

The ability to possess powers capable of killing a deity. Sub-power of Deity Manipulation. Variation of Slayer. Opposite to Deity Creation. Opposite to Demonic Slayer.

Also Called

  • Deicide
  • Deity/God Killer/Slayer/Destruction


The user can kill a deity/deities or any divine embodiment they may choose to get rid of. They are resistant to the effects of a deity and are capable of killing the specified deity. The user may be a deity with vast or corrupting powers or a being higher than a deity. Because deities are powerful and numerous, it may require instigating a war to kill them all at once.





Known Users





  • Chthonians (Dark-Hunter series)

Live Television

  • Death (Supernatural)
  • Lucifer (Supernatural)
  • Xena (Xena: Warrior Princess); when pregnant with Eve


Video Games

Web Comics

  • The Snarl (The Order of the Stick)

Known Objects

  • Heaven Guns (American Dad)
  • Jared Apocrytus (Anima: Beyond Fantasy)
  • God Killer (DC Comics)
  • The Godkiller (Drive Angry)
  • Longinus Sacred Gears (Highschool DxD)
    • Annihilation Maker
    • Boosted Gear
    • Canis Lyacon
    • Dividing Gear
    • Regulus Nemea
    • True Longinus
    • Telos Karma
    • Zenith Tempest
  • Death (King of Dragon Pass)
  • Five Sacred Swords (Kingdom of Paradise)
  • Full Moon Sword (Kingdom of Paradise)
  • New Moon Sword (Kingdom of Paradise)
  • Hanzo's Armor (Kubo and the Two Strings)
  • Azrael's Blade (Lucifer)
  • Leo Blade (The Magicians)
  • Amulet of Power (Marvel Comics)
  • All-Black The Nercosword (Marvel Comics)
  • God Bomb (Marvel Comics)
  • Godkiller Armor (Marvel Comics)
  • Infinity Gems (Marvel Comics)
  • Dragon Sword (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Blade of the Archfiend (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Olympian Crystal (Once Upon a Time)
  • Last Word (Planescape)
  • Divine Focus (RuneScape)
  • Elder Mirror (RuneScape)
  • Staff of Armadyl (RuneScape)
  • Golden Dagger (Saint Seiya)
  • Artemis' Bow and Arrows
  • Artemis' Knife (Supernatural)
  • Death's Scythe (Supernatural)
  • Mjölnir (Supernatural)
  • Vasavi Shakti (TYPE-MOON)
  • Longinus (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Hind's Blood Dagger (Xena: Warrior Princess)
  • The Monado (Xenoblade Chronicles); via The True Monado


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