"To be forgotten is worse than death."
― Freya Crescent (Final Fantasy IX)
"You will experience a despair worse than death!"
― World Ender Babel (Monster Strike)
"You don't deserve to have anything left of you to prove you existed."
― Rei Ōgami (Code:Breaker)

The power to erase the knowledge/memories of a target from existence. Variation of Erasure. Opposite to Existence Recovery.

Also Called

  • Existence Removal
  • Ret Gone


The user can remove the memories/knowledge of a target (person, object, etc.) from history, a timeline or existence entirely. No evidence of the person or object having ever existed will remain; the target exists physically afterwards, but nothing and no-one will know who or what they are.



Known Users

  • Vector-ga (Aquarion Logos)
  • Nogi (Ayakashi); via Iwana
  • Guenael Lee (Bleach)
  • Midas (C)
  • Shepherds (Daitoshokan no Hitsujikai)
  • BB (Fate/Extra); via Cursed Cutting Crater
  • Q'arlynd Melarn (Forgotten Realms); via High Magic
  • Magiaconatus (Granbelm)
  • Kampfers (Kampfer); via losing a kampfer battle
  • Crimson Denizens (Shakugan no Shana); via devouring existence
  • Rinne (Shakugan no Shana); via devouring existence
  • The Occupant (The Lost Room)
  • Alice/Nursery Rhyme (TYPE-MOON); via Nameless Forest
  • Super Monkey (Bloons Tower Defense); via "Annihilation" ability

Known Powers

  • Heavenly Host Elementary School (Corpse Party)
  • Lost Iced Shell (Fairy Tail)
  • Authority of Gluttony (Re:Zero)
  • Mythic Augmented Modify Memory spell (Pathfinder)
  • Ars Nova (TYPE-MOON)


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