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"Even roaring train engines, even the raging seas will come to a grinding halt at my command!"
― Ghiaccio (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V: Vento Aureo)

The power to bind, imprison, or capture something in Ice. Sub-power of Cryokinetic Constructs. Variation of Water Imprisonment.

Also Called

  • Cryo Prison
  • Cryonic Trapping
  • Ice Binding
  • Permafrozen


The user can remove a Something's ability to physically move. Not entirely offensive as it might be possible to slow down the death process in severely injured individuals.




  • Users of Heat Generation can melt free.
  • Must have at least some empty space around the target, unless it is surrounded by water.
  • Maintain low temperatures for use as storage.

Known Users

  • Esdeath (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Waterbenders (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Necrofriggians (Ben 10 series)
  • Slam Bam ("Skylanders series")
  • Rukia Kuchiki (Bleach); via Some no mai, Tsukishiro
  • Toshiro Hitsugaya (Bleach); Sennen Hyōrō and Hyōten Hyakkasō
  • Hyōrinmaru (Bleach); Sennen Hyōrō and Hyōten Hyakkasō
  • Divinity ("Dante's Inferno")
  • Cure Diamond/Rikka Hishikawa (Doki Doki! Pretty Cure)
  • Ur (Fairy Tail)
  • Gray Fullbuster (Fairy Tail)
  • Silver Fullbuster (Fairy Tail)
  • Lyon Vastia (Fairy Tail)
  • Ram/White Sister (Hyperdimension Neptunia)
  • Rom/White Sister (Hyperdimension Neptunia)
  • Dr. Blizzard (Justice League); via Ice emitting headgear
  • Iceborn race (League of Legends)
    • Ashe
    • Lissandra
    • Sejuani
  • Sub-Zero (Mortal Kombat)
  • Fubuki Kakuyoku (Naruto)
  • Snow (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • King Trident (The Little Mermaid 2); via Trident
  • Shiva (Final Fantasy)
  • Mallory (Mysticons)
  • Kuzan/Aokiji (One Piece)
  • Frosta (She-Ra and the Princesses of Power)
  • Icy (Winx Club)
  • Serra (Cardfight Vanguard)
  • Eis Shenron (Dragon Ball)
  • Enma (Dragon Ball)
  • Irori (Unbreakable Machine-Doll)
  • Frost (Warframe)
  • Pokemon who can learn "Freeze-Dry (Pokemon)
  • Ghiaccio (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V: Vento Aureo)

Known Objects

  • Demon's Extract (Akame Ga Kill!)
  • Hie Hie no Mi (One Piece)
  • Trident (The Little Mermaid)

Known Locations

  • Phantom Zone (Krypton)
  • Psychasec (Altered Carbon)
  • California Cryo-Penitentiary (Demolition Man)
  • Ninth Circle of Hell (Dante's Inferno)