The ability to cause explosions. Sub-power of Explosion Manipulation and Volatile Constructs.

Also Called

  • Detonation
  • Explosion Creation/Generation/Induction
  • Induced Explosion


The user can cause an explosion of any scale, with varying effects ranging from stunning to total annihilation.





  • May not be able to control the size of the explosion.
  • May be limited to a certain type of explosion.
  • Weak against Explosive Negation, and especially to users that have Explosion Immunity.
  • The user may be vulnerable to their own explosions.
  • May have limit on how many targets can be exploded at once.

Known Users

  • Dholaki (Psyren); via Explosia
  • Titan-Shifters (Attack on Titan); via transforming
  • Yuu Otosaka (Charlotte)
  • Gor (The Brain from Planet Arous)
  • Laura Stuart (A Certain Magical Index)
  • Jokey Smurf (The Smurfs)
  • Solf J. Kimblee (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)
  • Panrahk (Bionicle)
  • Kuroneko (Brynhildr In The Darkness)
  • Explosion Release Users (Naruto)
  • Charlene Roberta McGee (Stephen King's Firestarter)
  • Jubilee (Marvel Comics)
  • Scarlet Witch (Marvel Comics)
  • Wiccan (Marvel Comics)
  • Chiaotzu (Dragon Ball)
  • Exploding Wave users (Dragon Ball)
  • Touka Kurenai (Grenadier)
  • Peter Petrelli (Heroes)
  • Ted Sprague (Heroes)
  • Cyrax (Mortal Kombat)
  • Caesar Clown (One Piece)
  • Mr. 5 (One Piece)
  • Gladius (One Piece)
  • Perona (One Piece)
  • Cole MacGrath (Infamous)
  • Delsin Rowe (InFamous: Second Son)
  • Users with Deadsplosion equipped (Punch Quest); enemy explodes after being killed
  • Users with Exploding Fist equipped (Punch Quest)
  • LOVE (Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo)
  • Combustion Man (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • P'Li (Avatar: The Legend of Korra)
  • Wildvine (Ben 10)
  • Piper Halliwell (Charmed)
  • Wizards and Witches (Harry Potter); via Spell Casting
  • John White/The Beast (Infamous)
  • NRG (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Gwen Tennyson (Ben 10)
  • Charmcaster (Ben 10)
  • Sadida Class (Dofus/Wakfu); via Sacrificial Dolls
    • Amalia Sheran Sharm
  • Nappa (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Shen (Dragon Ball); when possessed by Kami
  • Wiseman and Kotoha (Zatch Bell!)
  • Zofis and Koko (Zatch Bell!)
  • Rolan (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Orb of Caldia (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Á Bao A Qu (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Emokis (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Spirits (Jibaku-kun: Twelve World Story )
  • Muriel (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters)
  • Mina (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters)
  • Liz Sherman (Hellboy/BPRD)
  • Bomb (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Azuma (Fairy Tail)
  • Jackal (Fairy Tail)
  • Erza Knightwalker (Fairy Tail)
  • Elie/Resha Valentine (Rave Master); via her Utelion
  • Sylar/Gabriel Grey (Heroes)
  • Pokémon that can use "Self-Destruct", "Explosion" or "Shell Trap" (Pokémon)
  • Yoshikage Kira (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 4: Diamond is Unbreakable)
  • Bambietta Basterbine (Bleach)
  • Bette Sans Souci/Plastique (DC Comics)
  • Bob-ombs (Mario franchise)
  • Miharu Sena Kanaka (Girls Bravo); via Star Mark
  • Destroyer (TF2 Freak)
  • A Cop (Key & Peele)
  • Zakuro (Ninja Scroll)
  • Skylar Storm (Mighty Med)
  • Tim the Enchanter (Monty Python and the Holy Grail)
  • Genthru (Hunter x Hunter)
  • Michael Bay (Epic Rap Battles Of History)
  • Devil Boner (Channel Awesome)
  • Nostalgia Critic (Channel Awesome); as Sparky-Sparky-Boom Man
  • Aoi Fukasaku (Coppelion)
  • Mana Tsuburaya (Coppelion)
  • Pop Fizz (Skylanders) via orange potion
  • Countdown (Skylanders)
  • Grenuke (Slugterra)
  • Superman (DC Comics); via Super Flare
  • Guila (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Segata Sanshiro (Sega)
  • Rita Mordio (Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike)
  • Sticker Freak (Valkyrie Crusade); via explosive stickers
  • Shadow the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Katsuki Bakugou (My Hero Academia)
  • Oblivions (Red Queen)
    • Ethan Titanos
    • Anabel Lerolan
    • Belicos Lerolan
    • Flora Lerolan
  • Ketha (Red Queen)
  • Pinkie Pie (My Little Pony Equestria Girls); via Sugar Sprinkles
  • Megumin (KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!)

Known Objects

  • Explosion Sword (Rave Master)
  • Explosive Tags (Naruto)
  • Seeker Rifle (Singularity)



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