"S..so this is...Ren Pa...A Great General who fought even General Ou Ki to a standstill after countless clashes in the past...it's true that just like General Ou Ki, standing near him is enough to feel as if you're under an incredible pressure!!"
― Ri Shin on Ren Pa (Kingdom)
"Someone said setup, hands slid towards holstered pistols. Someone said cops and I put the charge aside in case, but it made no sense... Someone said Punisher and the room turned arctic, if only for a second. Gratifying. But way too flattering."
― Frank Castle/Punisher (Marvel's MAX series)
"Give your quarry something to fear, some hellish thing from a fever'd dream, and men will drop to their knees pleading for their Lord before aught else!"
― Blackbeard (Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag)
"The only thing they fear... is you."
― Doom Eternal trailer
"If the Earth Kingdom discovers us, they'll have us killed."
"But if the Fire Nation discovers us, we'll be turned over to Azula."
"Earth Kingdom it is."
― Zuko and Iroh admitting how scary Azula is. (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
"You can never escape me. Nothing harms me. But I know pain. I know... pain. Sometimes, I share it... with someone like you."
― Batman (Batman: Year One)

The power to possess an innate understanding and ability of intimidation. Variation of Intuitive Aptitude. Real world version of Fear Inducement.

Also Called

  • Fear Intuition
  • Master Intimidator
  • Intimidation Pressure (Kingdom)

Capabilities

The user possesses an incredible and innate understanding/knowledge of intimidation and can use it to instill fear in their opponents and command respect from others. The user has an intuitive mastery of the associated body language and choice of words subtly sending all the signals to others, completely breaking their wills and causing them to fully yield to the user.

Unlike Fear Inducement, intimidation is mostly about the action of intimidating someone rather induce fear via supernatural means.

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Techniques

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Limitations

Known Users

See Also: The Dreaded.

Anime/Manga/Manhwa

Cartoons/Comics

  • Azula (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Bruce Wayne/Batman (DC Comics)
  • Terry McGinnis/Batman Beyond (DCAU/DC Comics)
  • Joker (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow (DC Comics)
  • Midnighter (DC Comics/Wildstorm)
  • Wilson Fisk/The Kingpin (Marvel Comics)
  • Matthew "Matt" Murdock/Daredevil (Marvel Comics)
  • Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Wade Wilson/Deadpool (Marvel Comics)
  • Frank Castle/Punisher (Marvel Comics)
  • James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine (Marvel Comics)
  • Bruce Banner/Hulk (Marvel Comics)
  • Amadeus Cho/Brawn (Marvel Comics)
  • Discord (My Little Pony series)
  • Bigby Wolf (Fables)
  • Oroku Saki/The Shredder (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Necrafa (Mysticons)
  • Marv (Sin City)
  • Mandy (The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy)
  • Thragg (Image Comics)
  • Practitioners of the Hercules Method (The Strange Talent of Luther Strode)
  • Miyamato Usagi (Usagi Yojimbo)

Literature

  • Lord Voldemort (Harry Potter)
  • Severus Snape (Harry Potter)
  • Keill Randor (Last Legionary)
  • Horde Prime (She-Ra and the Princesses of Power)
  • Professor Moriarty (Sherlock Holmes novels )

Live Television/Movies

  • Darth Sidious (Star Wars)
  • Darth Vader (Star Wars)
  • Boba Fett (Star Wars)
  • Dean Winchester (Supernatural)
  • Sam Winchester (Supernatural)
  • Castiel (Supernatural)
  • Lucifer (Supernatural)
  • Valkyries (Lost Girl)
  • Tywin Lannister (Game of Thrones)
  • Terminators (Terminator)
  • Number Five (The Umbrella Academy)

Video Games

  • Asura (Asura's Wrath)
  • Doom Guy/Slayer (DOOM series)
  • Last Dragonborn (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim); to Dragons especially
  • Kratos (God of War)
  • Spartan II's (Halo)
    • John-117
  • Atriox (Halo)
  • Herrscher of the Void (Honkai Impact 3rd)
  • Commander Shepard (Mass Effect)
  • Arcturus Mengsk (Starcraft)
  • Pokémon with the "Intimidate" ability (Pokémon)
  • Nemesis (Resident Evil)

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