The power to manipulate emotions.

Also Called

  • Advanced Empathy
  • Emotion Control
  • Emotional/Empathic/Empathetic/Feeling/Mood Control/Manipulation
  • Induced Empathy
  • Pathokinesis


User can sense and manipulate the emotions, including feelings, moods and their affects, of themselves, people, animals and other creatures, whether by increasing, decreasing, causing or otherwise channeling emotions, even manifesting the emotional energy to physical level.

Emotions have been described as discrete and consistent responses to internal or external events which have a particular significance for the organism. They are brief in duration and consist of a coordinated set of responses, which may include verbal, physiological, behavioral, and neural mechanisms.

In addition, relationships exist between emotions, such as having positive or negative influences, with direct opposites existing. The contrasting and categorization of emotions describes how emotions are thought to relate to each other.






  • Users of Psychic Shield (highly resistant) and Apathy/Indomitable Will/Psychic Immunity (impervious).
  • Requires training to reduce chances of any side-effects and keep the user's own emotions controlled.
  • May be limited to certain number of targets at a time.
  • May have limited range, including touch only.
  • Some applications may cause emotional backlash.
  • May have to absorb the emotion replaced.

Known Users

See Also Emotion Control.


  • Nyau (Akame Ga Kill); via Scream
  • Shrade Elan (Aquarion Evol)
  • C.C.'s (Code Geass); original geas was to make everyone love her.
  • Ain (Elsword); as Erbluhen Emotion/Bluhen
  • Goge (Karakuri Dôji Ultimo)



  • The Mule (Asimov's Foundation series)
  • Ms. Sharpe (Curse Workers)
  • Walter (Johnny and the Bomb)
  • Jessamine Hale (Life and Death: Twilight Reimagined)
  • Molly (Peter and the Starcatchers); via Starstuff
  • Holiday Brandon (Shadow Falls)
  • Derek Lakes (Shadow Falls)
  • Kylie Galen (Shadow Falls)
  • Faes and fae-chameleons (Shadow Falls)
  • Jasper Hale (Twilight Saga)
  • Puppetman (Wild Cards)
  • Cherish (Worm)
  • Heartbreaker (Worm)

Live Television/Movies

  • Danielle Rosen (Alphas)
  • Jasmine (Angel)
  • Phoebe Halliwell (Charmed)
  • Nick Lane (Fringe)
  • Aphrodite (Hercules: The Legendary Journeys/Xena Warrior Princess)
  • Morgan Harvey (Heroes)
  • Syn Anders (Heroes)
  • Joseph Sullivan (Heroes)
  • Guillame (Heroes)
  • Emma de Lauro (Mutant X)
  • Tele-Empaths (Mutant X)
  • Clyde Langer (The Sarah Jane Adventures)
  • Vampires (True Blood)
  • Kaya Silverfox (X-Men Origins: Wolverine)

Video Games

  • Terumi Yuuki/Hazama (BlazeBlu); via his Nox Nyctores: Ouroboros
  • The Dragonborn (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim); via Illusion Magic
  • Mesprit (Pokémon)
  • Hata no Kokoro (Touhou Project)
  • Parsee Mizuhashi (Touhou Project)
  • Dracula (Vampire Legends)

Web Comics


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