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"What is "courage"? "Courage" is knowing fear and making that fear your own!"
― Will A. Zeppeli (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part I: Phantom Blood)
"How are you doing this? You've ingested enough toxins to drive ten men insane! What are you?!"
― Scarecrow (Arkham Series)
"Courage isn't the absence of fear, but the presence of fear and the will to keep on going."
― Jamal Walker (Black Knight)
"There’s no way a man who intends to join the crew of the future Pirate King will cower before a mere Yonkō!"
― Jinbei to Charlotte Linlin/Big Mom (One Piece)
"I've been running and running to get away from those hideous people for 2 years. Compared to them, this monster is nothing. It looks rather cute to me."
― Sanji (One Piece) on the Kraken.
"Fear is the enemy of will. Will is what makes you take action; fear is what stops you, and makes you weak. You must ignore your fear. When you're afraid, you can't act - you can't act, you can't defend - you can't defend, you die!"
― Thaal Sinestro (Green Lantern)

The power to draw upon superhuman reserves of courage. Sub-power of Fear Manipulation and Fearlessness.

Also Called

  • Bravery/Courage/Valor
  • Fear/Phobia Resistance
  • Relentless Bravery/Courage
  • Unparalleled Bravery/Courage
  • Valiant Bravery/Courage


The user is capable of suppressing their fear and drawing upon superhuman reserves of courage and/or fearlessness allowing them to act/react normally in dangerous situations like combat, rescue operations, etc.



Known Users


  • Kal-El/Clark Kent/Superman (DC Comics)
  • Batman (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Billy Batson/Shazam (DC Comics)
  • Teth Adam/Black Adam (DC Comics)
  • Captain Marvel Jr. (DC Comics)
  • Green Lantern Corps (DC Comics)
  • Mary Marvel (DC Comics)
  • The Joker (DC Comics)
  • Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow (DC Comics)
  • Captain America (Marvel Comics)
  • Matt Murdock/Daredevil (Marvel Comics)
  • Raphael (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Ben Tennyson (Ben 10)
  • Courage (Courage the Cowardly Dog)
  • Aang (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Finn the Human (Adventure Time)


  • Ichigo Kurosaki (Bleach)
  • Rukia Kuchiki (Bleach)
  • Guts (Berserk)
  • Son Goku (Dragon Ball series)
  • Mister Satan (Dragon Ball series)
  • Motoko Kusanagi (Ghost in the Shell)
  • Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece)
  • Straw Hat Pirates (One Piece)
  • Jimbei/Jinbe (One Piece)
  • Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto)
  • Maka Alburns (Soul Eater)
  • Black Star (Soul Eater)
  • King Bradley (Fullmetal Alchemist)
  • King (One-Punch Man)
  • Jotaro Kujo (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
  • Ri Shin (Kingdom)
  • Ei Sei (Kingdom)
  • Kyou Kai (Kingdom)
  • Ka Ryo Ten (Kingdom)
  • Ou Hon (Kingdom)
  • Mou Ten (Kingdom)
  • Dufort (Zatch Bell!)
  • Tigress (Kung Fu Panda)

Video Games

  • Link (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Gooigi (Luigi's Mansion)
  • Mario (Super Mario)
  • Samus Aran (Metroid)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Dante (Devil May Cry)
  • Kratos (God of War)
  • Cloud Strife (Compilation of Final Fantasy VII)
  • Sora (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Solid Snake (Metal Gear)
  • Ryu (Street Fighter)


  • Harry Potter (Harry Potter)
  • Cowardly Lion (Wizard of Oz)
  • Mike Hanlon (IT)
  • Stan Uris (IT)
  • Ben Hanscom (IT)


  • Achilles (Greek mythology)
  • Bunga (The Lion Guard)
  • Fox Mulder (The X-Files)
  • Buffy Summers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Paladins (Dungeons & Dragons)
  • Tigrevrumud Vorn (Madan no Ou to Vanadis)
  • Clary Fray (The Shadowhunter Chronicles); via the Fearless rune
  • Beutrice "Tris" Prior (Divergent)
  • Lie Ren (RWBY)
  • Stiles Stilinski (Teen Wolf)
  • Kyoryugers (Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger)