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"Shake off your slumber. The time is at hand. By the judgment of thunder, slay God."
― Elsa (The Sacred Blacksmith)
"Lightning strikes twice in this town—and the second time I strike—it's for keeps! "
― Jefferson Pierce/Black Lightning (DC Comics)

The ability to release/use electricity to various attacks. Sub-power of Electricity Manipulation. Variation of Elemental Attacks and Energy Attacks. Opposite to Electricity Defense.

Also Called

  • Electrical Attacks/Techniques
  • Electricity-Charged Impacts/Techniques
  • Electrokinetic Attacks/Techniques


The user can release/use electricity to attacks of various shapes and/or intensities, either projected, used as a part of melee attacks, etc.




  • Users may require outside sources of electricity to create a blasts.
  • Users may not be immune to effects of own blast.
  • Firing may be an involuntary reaction, or released in a constant stream.
  • Users will be exhausted when too much energy is used.
  • Users may be overcharged/wounded if too much energy is used at once.
  • Users need control to avoid unnecessary destruction.
  • Electricity can be insulated by the air.

Known Users


  • Budo (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Mikoto Misaka (A Certain Scientific Railgun/A Certain Magical Index)
  • Denki Kaminari (Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia)
  • Laxus Dreyar (Fairy Tail)
  • Cure Sparkle/Hinata Hiramitsu (Healin' Good Pretty Cure)
  • Killua Zoldyck (Hunter x Hunter)
  • Iris Heart/Plutia (Hyperdimension Neptunia)
  • Sesshōmaru (InuYasha)
  • Raimeiki (Owari no Seraph)
  • Charotte (Jewelpet Kira Deco!)
  • Lightning Release Users (Naruto)
  • Nami (One Piece); via Clima-Tacts
  • Enel (One Piece)
  • Trafalgar D. Water law (One Piece)
  • Mink Tribe (One Piece)
  • Charlotte Linlin/Big Mom (One Piece); via Zeus
  • Vinsomke Judge (One Piece)
  • Vinsomke Niji (One Piece)
  • Cure Black (Pretty Cure); only with Cure White
  • Cure White (Pretty Cure); only with Cure Black
  • Hazel Rainart (RWBY); via Lightning Dust
  • Sailor Jupiter (Sailor Moon)
  • Cure Peace/Glitter Peace (Smile Precure/Glitter Force)
  • Cure Milky (Star Twinkle Precure)
  • Meifon Sakura (Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid)
  • Zatch Bell (Zatch Bell!)
  • Zeno Bell (Zatch Bell!)


  • Lightning generation Users (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Ultimate Kevin (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Ultimate Aggregor (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Omniverse Kevin (Ben 10: Omniverse)
  • Kevin 11,000 (Ben 10)
  • Shocksquatch (Ben 10)
  • Garth Ranzz/Lightning Lad/LiveWire (DC Comics)
  • Ayala Ranzz/Lightning Lass/Spark (DC Comics)
  • Jefferson Pierce/Black Lightning (DC Comics/Black Lightning)
  • Virgil Hawkins/Static (Milestone/DC Comics)
  • Leslie Willis/Livewire (DCAU/DC Comics)
  • Speedsters (DC Comics); via the Speed Force
  • Mark Mardon/Weather Wizard (DC Comics)
  • Sparx (DC Comics)
  • Spark (DC Comics: New 52)
  • Jennifer Pierce (DC Comics/Black Lighting)
  • Giovanni Zatara (DC Comics/Young Justice)
  • Gwendolyn (Saga) (Image Comics)
  • Thor Odinson (Marvel Comics)
  • Maxwell Dillon/Electro (Marvel Comics)
  • Ororo Munroe/Storm (Marvel Comics)
  • Zeus (Marvel Comics)
  • James “Bucky” Barnes/Winter Soldier (Marvel Comics)
  • Turbo K.O. (OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes)
  • Scorpia (She-Ra and the Princesses of Power)
  • Unagi (Sushi Pack)
  • Derek Maza/Talon (Gargoyles)
  • Hotwire (The Awesomes)
  • Baal (The Wicked + The Divine)
  • Juice (Justice League Unlimited/DC Animated Universe/DCAU)
  • Ternion (Teen Titans)
  • Peridot (Steven Universe); via Limb Enhancers

Live Television

  • Leo (Charmed)
  • Elders (Charmed)
  • Zygons (Doctor Who)


Video Games

  • Cole McGrath (Infamous)
  • Phosphora (Kid Icarus: Uprising)
  • Elecman (Megaman)
  • Guardians (Destiny); when using Arc Subclasses
  • Kratos (God of War series)
  • Zeus (God of War series)
  • Poseidon (God of War series)
  • Electric Type Animals (Fantasy Forest Story)
  • Mei Raiden/Herrscher of Thunder (Honkai Impact 3rd)
  • Osiris (Age of Mythology)
  • Son of Osiris (Age of Mythology)
  • Guy (Draglade)
  • Rio (Draglade)
  • Thunder Breaker (MapleStory)
    • Hawkeye
  • Dark Jixuanyuan (Honkai Impact 3rd)
  • Electric-type Pokémon (Pokémon)
  • Pokémon that can use Electric-type moves (Pokémon)
  • Ness (Super Smash Bros)
  • Lucas (Super Smash Bros)
  • Tenebria (Epic Seven)
  • Vortigaunts (Half-Life)
  • Electric-Type NetNavis (Mega Man Battle Network)
    • CloudMan.EXE
    • ElecMan.EXE
    • FlashMan.EXE
    • MagnetMan.EXE
    • SparkMan.EXE
    • ThunderMan.EXE
  • Lightning Dinosaurs/Ceratopsids (Dinosaur King)
  • Urbosa (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Hibiki Tachibana (Another) (Senki Zessshou Symphogear XDU); via Elekleid

Known Objects

  • Adramelech (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Thunderbolts of Zeus (Marvel Comics)
  • Goro Goro no Mi (One Piece)
  • Lightning Dust (RWBY)

Known Powers

  • Firebending (Avatar: The Last Airbender); via Lightningbending