"I've cut down more than cherry trees with this axe child!"
― George Washington to Robin before they battle each other. (Teen Titans Go!)

The ability to possess the skills to wield an axe. Variation of Weapon Proficiency.

Also Called

  • Axe Proficiency
  • Enhanced Tomahawk Proficiency


Users demonstrate an aptitude for the ways of the axe. The user is able to wield an axe with great proficiency in brute power and destructive features to kill strong enemies. They are able to perform feats such as stopping large incoming objects, break through objects (possibly even steel), and use wide sweeps to attack many enemies at once, they may also be proficient in wielding throwing axes to add a ranged attack to their repertoire.




  • May not be able to wield other bladed weapons with the same proficiency.
  • May only be effective against other melee fighters.

Known Users

See also: An Axe to Grind.


  • Daidara (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Baraggan Louisenbairn (Bleach)
  • Nnoitra Gilga (Bleach)
  • Kenpachi Zaraki (Bleach)
  • Lulu (Blood+)
  • Victor Powered (Buso Renkin)
  • Kotori Itsuka (Date A Live)
  • Gareth Landrock (DanMachi)
  • Gyomei Himejima (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
  • Alphamon Ouryuken (Digimon)
  • Boltmon (Digimon)
  • Korikakumon (Digimon)
  • Olegmon (Digimon)
  • Taurus (Fairy Tail)
  • Candice (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Jinin Akebino (Naruto)
  • Mangetsu Hozuki (Naruto)
  • Morgan (One Piece)
  • X Drake (One Piece)
  • Sentomaru (One Piece)
  • Vander Decken IX (One Piece)
  • Remi Shiina (Puella Magi Kazumi Magica)
  • Ba Tei (Kingdom)
  • Eliza Faust (Shaman King)
  • Satan (Seven Mortal Sins)
  • Bui (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Maximum Gorar (Binan Koukou Chikyu Bouei-bu Love! Love!)
  • Hansel (Black Lagoon)
  • Escanor (Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Thorkell (Vinland Saga)



  • Marceline the Vampire Queen (Adventure Time)
  • Axe Cop (Axe Cop)
  • Kintaros/Kamen Rider Den-O Ax Form (Kamen Rider Den-O)
  • Traximus (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Optimus Prime (Transformers)
  • Wiro Sableng (Wirosableng Pendekar 212)
  • Various Power Rangers and Villains (Power Rangers franchise)
    • Psycho Blue (In Space)
    • Wrench (Dino Charge)
  • Various Super Sentai Rangers and Villains (Super Sentai franchise)
  • Sunder (Ben 10: Alien Force/Ultimate Alien)
  • Jean-bot (Ultraman series)
  • Barabas (Ultraman Ace)
  • Tyrant (Ultraman series)
  • Mold (Ultraman series)


  • Dahlia (Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts)
  • Woodsman (Scooby Doo Camp Scare)
  • Rex Salazar (Generator Rex)



  • Paul Bunyan (American Folklore)
  • Minotaur (Greek Mythology)
  • Skarphéðinn Njalsson (Icelandic Sagas)
  • Parashurama (‘’Hindu Mythology’’)
  • Ganesha (‘’Hindu Mythology’’)


  • Abraham Lincoln (Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter)
  • Victor Crowley (Hatchet)
  • Astrid Hofferson (How to Train Your Dragon)
  • Steppenwolf (DC Extended Universe)


  • Axon (Bionicle)

Tabletop Games

Video Games

  • Assassins (Assassin's Creed franchise)
  • Axe-Wielding Operators (Arknights)
    • Vanilla
    • Shaw
    • Frostleaf
  • Father Gascoigne (Bloodborne)
  • Eddie Riggs (Brütal Legend)
  • Dante Alighieri (Dante's Inferno)
  • Manus, Father of the Abyss (Dark Souls)
  • Elana, the Squalid Queen (Dark Souls II)
  • Absalom (Darksiders)
  • Death (Darksiders)
  • Dante (DmC: Devil May Cry); via Arbiter
  • Tieria (Epic Seven)
  • Gunther (Epic Seven)
  • Helga (Epic Seven)
  • Ravi Visan (Epic Seven)
  • Enott Forem (Epic Seven)
  • Krut (Fantasy War Tactics)
  • Aran (Fantasy War Tactics)
  • Blanc/White Heart (Hyperdimension Neptunia)
  • La Hire (Jeanne D'Arc)
  • Rufus (Jeanne D'Arc)
  • Bartolomeo (Jeanne D'Arc)
  • Blaze (Jeanne D'arc)
  • Thunder (Killer Instinct)
  • Aeleus (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Lexaeus (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Nasus (League of Legends)
  • Kongol (Legend of Dragoon)
  • Tomahawk Man (Mega Man 6)
  • TomahawkMan.EXE (Mega Man Battle Network 5)
  • William Adams (Nioh)
  • Ymir (Queen's Blade)
  • Forte (Senki Zesshō Symphogear XD Unlimited)
  • Astaroth (Soulcaliber)
  • Aeon Calcos (Soulcaliber)
  • Cress Albane (Tales of Phantasia)
  • Presea Combatir (Tales of Symphonia)
  • Forest Ledoyen (Tales of the Tempest)
  • Murasaki Yatsu (Taimanin Asagi)
  • Horseless Headless Horseman (Team Fortress 2)
  • Last Dragonborn (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim)
  • Bloody Mary (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Kratos (God of War)
  • Threo/Sarasa/Thalatha (Granblue Fantasy)
  • Knuckles the Echidna/Sir Gawain (Sonic the Hedgehog)


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