The ability to flatten oneself and compress one's body into two-dimensional space. Combination of Dimension Shifting and Body Manipulation.

Also Called

  • 2D Form/Mimicry/Physiology
  • Pancake Flatness
  • Self Compression
  • Two-Dimensional Form


The user can make themselves turn completely flat with absolutely no depth whatsoever, allowing them to slide through cracks in walls, hide by standing sideways, stick to walls, and slide under locked doors. They can also choose freely shift parts of their body to become flat and sharp.




  • In some cases, changing between the two can result in a time lag in transforming.
  • Could reform in spaces that can't accommodate 3D size.
  • May require a surface to travel upon.

​Known Users


  • Prismo (Adventure Time)
  • Teri (The Amazing World of Gumball)
  • 2-D Man (Batman Beyond)
  • Snap (Chalkzone)
  • Pancake Peggy (The Disrespectoids)
  • Duchess (Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends)
  • Ivan Evans/Ebon (Static Shock)
  • Adam Evans/Rubberband Man (Static Shock)
  • Fungus (Zombie Hotel); one off


  • Elongated Man (DC Comics)
  • The Folded Man (DC Comics)
  • Plastic Man (DC Comics)
  • Ron-Karr (DC Comics)
  • Thomas Longacre/Stretch (DC Comics)
  • Val Ventura/Flatman (Marvel Comics)
  • Piper Dali/Paper Doll (Marvel Comics)
  • Tommy (Marvel Comics)
  • One (Trio)


  • Geese (Fairy Tail: Priestess of the Phoenix)
  • Elastigirl (The Incredibles)


  • Mimi (Australian Aboriginal Mythology)

Live Television

  • The Boneless (Doctor Who)
  • Tom Turbo (Die heiße Spur/Tom Turbo)


  • Yajima (Fairy Tail)
  • Usui (Hitomi-sensei no Hokenshitsu)
  • Jiraiya (Naruto)
  • Konan (Naruto Shippuden); via Dance of the Shikigami
  • Diamanté (One Piece)
  • Gengar (Pokémon)

Video Games

  • Mr. Game & Watch (Game & Watch/Super Smash Bros)
  • Link (The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds); via Ravio's bracelet
  • Mario (Paper Mario)


Known Objects

  • Ravio's bracelet (The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds)


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