Power to absorb mechanical and physical impacts. Sub-power of Impact Manipulation and Kinetic Energy Manipulation. Variation of Absorption. Not to be confused with Physical Force Absorption.

Also Called

  • Shock Absorption


The user can absorb a perfectly inelastic collision, an object struck by a projectile will deform, and this deformation will absorb most, or even all, of the force of the collision. They can absorb physical impacts such as punches and kicks, weaponry such as swords, bullets and hammers or even explosions. 




  • May not be able to absorb multiple impacts at once.
  • May be limited to certain types of objects like blunt objects.

Known Users

  • Kineticists (Skulduggery Pleasant)
  • Billy Blim (Angel)
  • D'Hoffryn (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Grant/The Ghost (Doctor Who)
  • Bergamo (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Botamo (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Yujiro Hanma (Baki the Grappler) via Special Attacks
  • Kaku Kaioh (Baki the Grappler) via Special Attacks
  • Non Toyoguchi (Keijo!!!!!!!!)
  • Po (Kung Fu Panda)
  • Sebastian Shaw (Marvel Comics)
  • Fatgum (My Hero Academia)
  • Noumu (My Hero Academia)
  • Adam Taurus (RWBY)
  • Yang Xiao Long (RWBY)
  • SpongeBob SquarePants (SpongeBob SquarePants)
  • Pig Dragon (Wakfu)

Known Objects

  • Battle Armored Tech Suit (Batman: Arkham City)
  • Panther Habit (Marvel Comics)
  • Impact Dials (One Piece)


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