The ability to wield flails or chained weaponry with great skill. Variation of Weapon Proficiency.

Also Called

  • Ball & Chain Proficiency
  • Bola Proficiency
  • Chained Weapon Proficiency
  • Enhanced Chained Weaponmanship
  • Flail Proficiency


Users are able to demonstrate a nimble aptitude for swinging weaponry. The user is able to wield swinging weaponry with great skill in hand condition, agility, and moderate attack power.


  • Beat your enemies silly.
  • Immobilize your opponent.
  • Whirl your weapon to counter or block attacks.
  • Be able to use the weapon as a rope if the length of the rope or chain is long enough.
  • Strangle your opponent with the rope or chain.


Known Users


  • Uncle Ruckus (The Boondocks)
  • Mattew "Matt" Murdock/Daredevil (Marvel Comics)
  • Elektra Natchios (Marvel Comics)
  • Ghost Rider (Marvel Comics)
    • Danny Ketch
  • J. T. Slade/Hellfire (Marvel Comics)
  • Marc Spector/Moon Knight (Marvel Comics)
  • Carl "Crusher" Creel/Absorbing Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Starling (Storm Hawks)
  • Yang (Yin Yang Yo!)
  • Marinette Dupain-Cheng/Ladybug (Miraculous Ladybug)
  • Chloé Bourgeois/Queen Bee (Miraculous Ladybug)
  • Boris (Bondi Band)
  • Sugilite (Steven Universe)
  • Alexandrite (Steven Universe)
  • Texas (Motorcity)
  • Pantro (Thundercats)


  • Tomoe Tachibana (Absolute Duo)
  • Seryu Ubiquitous (Akame ga Kill)
  • Baldorias S. Fanghini (Black Cat)
  • Ikkaku Madarame (Bleach)
  • Hollow Ichigo (Bleach)
  • Marechiyo Ōmaeda (Bleach)
  • Killua Zoldyck (Hunter x Hunter)
  • Vikemon (Digimon)
  • M.M. (Katekyo Hitman Reborn!)
  • Ginta Toramizu (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Phantom (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Saturn (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Shuten/Anubis (Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers/Ronin Warriors)
  • Jakotsu (InuYasha)
  • Might Guy (Naruto)
  • Tenten (Naruto)
  • Kisame Hoshigaki (Naruto)
  • Ban (Nanatsu no Taizai/The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Rakuyo (One Piece)
  • Krieg (One Piece)
  • Zeo (One Piece)
  • Franky (One Piece)
  • Kenshiro (Fist of the North Star)
  • Rem (Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World)
  • Kan Mei (Kingdom)
  • Blossom (Powerpuff Girls Z)
  • Rinku (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Maruss (Zatch Bell!)

Video Games

  • Deus (Asura's Wrath)
  • Bayonetta (Bayonetta)
  • Ness (Earthbound/Super Smash Bros.)
  • Lucas (Earthbound/Super Smash Bros.)
  • "Yoyo Yoko" Koshibojin (Ehrgeiz)
  • Bridget (Guilty Gear)
  • Malin (King of Fighters)
  • Kirby (Kirby)
  • Murai (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Ryu Hasabusa (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Melpha (Queen's Blade)
  • Sigui (Queen's Blade: Rebellion)
  • Acolytes (Ragnarok)
  • Priest (Ragnarok)
  • Mike Jones (StarTropics)
  • Captain Blue Jr. (Viewtiful Joe)
  • Trick Chain (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Kratos (God of War series)
  • Kim Wu (Killer Instinct series)
  • Conquerer (For Honor)
  • Shinobi (For Honor)


  • Sam Puckett (iCarly)
  • Sister (Kubo and the Two Strings)
  • Trey Davies (Reboot: The Guardian Code); via Guardian form

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