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― Death, Discworld
"When the first living thing existed, I was there, waiting. When the last living thing dies, my job will be finished. I'll put the chairs on tables, turn out the lights and lock the universe behind me when I leave."
― Death, The Sandman
"Death is always pointless, that is the point"
― Anubis (Gargoyles)
"A Reaper. There's Reaper lore in pretty much every culture on Earth. It goes by 100 different names. It's possible that there's more than one of them. Reapers stop time. You can only see them when they're coming at you."
― Dean Winchester, Supernatural
"Death comes for us all."
― DAGames - Die Die Die

The power to possess the traits and abilities of or is a Grim Reaper. Variation of Psychopomp Physiology. Not to be confused with Lethal Physiology, Death Derivation or Death Embodiment.

Also Called

  • Angel of Death Physiology
  • Death Angel/Demon/Spirit Physiology
  • Grim Reaper Mimicry


The user with this ability either is or can transform into a Grim Reaper, which is another form for the personification of Death. These types of beings are a variation of psychopomp, which gives them powers and responsibilities related to them that come with this position, which will range from simply guiding the dead to the next world to actively causing the death, possibly somewhat both. Grim Reapers are mostly seen as cloaked skeletal winged figures with scythes or sickles that claim the souls of the deceased and take them to their respected afterlife's, however this is not always the case and they have been seen in varies forms throughout history, even appearing as angels, demons and spirits.

The most powerful of these types of death-related beings is Death itself who is source of the act of death itself and an embodiment of it. Grim Reapers themselves if they are race related wouldn’t be on par with this type of source being, merely under it.



Types of Grim Reaper


Known Users

See Also: The Grim Reaper

  • Angels of Death (Mythology/Folklore)
    • Azrael (Islam)
    • Raguel (Judeo-Christianity)
  • Demons of Death (Mythology/Folklore)
    • Abaddon/Appolyon (Judeo-Christianity)
    • Azazel (Judeo-Christianity)
    • Santa Muerte (Mexican Folklore)
  • The Grim Reaper (Mythology/Folklore)
  • Reapers (Dead Like Me)
  • Gravelings (Dead Like Me)
  • Grim (The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy)
  • Grim Reaper (Highschool DxD)
  • Bennia (Highshool DxD)
  • Grim Junior (Grim Tales)
  • Death of the Endless (DC/Vertigo Comics)
  • Nekron (DC Comics)
  • Black Flash (DC Comics)
  • Black Hand (DC Comics)
  • Mandy (Grim Tales)
  • Shinigami (Death Note)
  • Death (Discworld)
  • Mannish Boy (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Part III Stardust Crusaders); via Death 13
  • Botan (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Soul Reapers (Bleach)
  • Shinigami-sama (Soul Eater)
  • Death (Death is My BFF Series)
  • Death (Harry Potter)
  • Death (Family Guy)
  • Death's Dog (Family Guy)
  • Death's Mother (Family Guy)
  • Peter Griffin (Family Guy); temporarily
  • Death (Regular Show)
  • Death (Dante's Inferno)
  • Death (Darksiders)
  • Angel of Death (Charmed)
  • Piper Halliwel (Charmed); temporarily
  • Morty (Click)
  • The Saint of Killers (Preacher)
  • Komachi Onozuka (Touhou)
  • Card-Hunting Death God (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • Guardian Deathscythe (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • God of Death (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • Death (Marvel Comics)
  • Thanatos/Mors (Greco-Roman Mythology)
  • Ankou (Celtic Mythology)
  • Luison (Guraui Mythology)
  • Kamatayan (!OkaTokat)
  • Death (Final Destination Movie Series)
  • Death (Final Destination Novels)
  • Greg (conkers bad fur day)
  • Death (Supernatural)
  • Reapers (Supernatural)
  • Shachath (American Horror Story: Asylum)
  • Papa Legba (American Horror Story: Coven)
  • Death Jr./DJ (Death Jr.)
  • Chiba (Accuracy of Death)
  • Phil (The Mighty Boosh)
  • Shinigami (Naruto)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Death (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • The Ender (Reaper)
  • Undertaker (Kuroshitsuji)
  • William T. Spears (Kuroshitsuji)
  • Grell Sutcliff (Kuroshitsuji)
  • Death (Marvel)
  • Grim Reaper (American Dragon: Jake Long)
  • Phantomon (Digimon)
  • Reaper (Bakugan)
  • River Styxx (Monster High)
  • Death (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Samael (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Death the Kid (Soul Eater)
  • Mr Reaper (Spookiz)
  • Homer Simpson (The Simpsons)
  • Yakou Madara (Kajiri Kamui Kagura)
  • Malthael (Diablo)
  • Grim Creeper (Skylanders Series)
  • Hood Sickle (Skylanders Trap Team)
  • Kohaku (Shinigami no Kiss wa Wakare no Aji)
  • Izayoi (Shinigami no Kiss wa Wakare no Aji)
  • Death (Last Action Hero)
  • Uncle Death (Let It Die)
  • Phantom (Grindhouse and Watercolors)
  • Death (Fables)
  • The Sisters Grimm (Shadows of the Dammed)
  • SCP-3540-1 and SCP-3540-2 - Don't Queer the Reaper (SCP Foundation)
  • SCP-4999 - Someone to Watch Over Us/The Small Death (SCP Foundation)
  • Nemty (Egyptian Mythology)




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