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"I'm not in good hands, I'm in no hands! Like a bad neighbor, no one is there!"
― Homer Simpson (The Simpsons)
"My aunt is in a coma, I'm a fugitive from the law, and I can't help but feel something bad is about to happen to my marriage... damn this Parker Luck!"
― Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
"My luck ranges from barely tolerable to cataclysmic. Master Lucien says I’m living proof the Force has a sense of humor!"
― Zayne Carrick (Star Wars Legends)
"You want to whine about Curses, Hindsight? You're talking to the wrong f**king cowboy."
― Kenny McCormick/Mysterion to Captain Hindsight (South Park)
"I'm starting to think I may never know peace again..."
― Seri Koyuki (A Destructive God Sits Next to Me)
"Brian. Why does everything you touch turn to garbage?"
― Stewie to Brian Griffin (Family Guy)

The ability to be constantly unlucky. Sub-power of Curse Inducement and Probability Manipulation. Opposite to Luck.

Also Called

  • Accident Causation (MisFits)
  • Bad Mojo
  • Bad Luck
  • Blitzed
  • Cursed
  • MADAO (Gintama)
  • Misfortune
  • EHML/Murphy's Law (Milo Murphy's Law)
  • Parker Luck (Marvel Comics)
  • Unlucky


The user is constantly unlucky causing to go through a series (unless temporary) their whole life such as diseases, susceptibility to permanent injuries, bankruptcy, etc.

People even the user's closest friend and family may react or treat user differently or negatively, maybe picking a fight with them for no reason, doing terrible things to them, or just making their life more miserable than it already is.




  • Countered by Luck.
  • Luck Erasure can completely remove the user's bad luck.
  • Probability Manipulation can modify/remove.
  • The right attitude may be able to turn the luck around.
  • May only manifest with physical contact.

Known Users

See Also: Born Unlucky and Cosmic Plaything.

  • Becky Sharpe (Arrowverse)
  • Reiner Braun (Attack on Titan)
  • Carl Brutananadilewski (Aqua Teen Hunger Force)
  • Calamity James (Beano)
  • Asebi Inoue (Ben-To)
  • Bernard (Bernard)
  • Guts (Berserk)
  • Kurenai Rin (Big Order)
  • Grayson "Gray" Hunt (Bulletstorm)
  • Saleel (Charmed)
  • Nagito Komaeda (Danganronpa)
  • Max (Dani's House); one off via Ben's medallion
  • Dani (Dani's House); one off via Ben's medallion
  • Human users of the Death Note (Death Note)
  • Greg Heffley (Diary of a Wimpy Kid)
  • Donald Duck (Disney)
  • Nobita Nobi (Doraemon)
  • Chris (Everybody Hates Chris)
  • Meg Griffin (Family Guy)
  • Arthur (Fire Emblem Fates)
  • Futz (Futz)
  • Hasagawa Taizou (Gintama); as The MADAO
  • Spindleshanks (Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids)
  • Defense of the Dark Arts teacher post (Harry Potter)
  • Hayate Ayasaki (Hayate No Gotoku)
  • Henry Stickmin (Henry Stickmin series)
  • Eugene Horowitz (Hey Arnold!)
  • Karkat Vantas (Homestuck)
  • Steve Henry (How I Met Your Mother); Curse of the Blitz
  • Jerry Windheim (How I Met Your Mother); Curse of the Blitz
  • Davey Beaterman (How I Met Your Mother); Curse of the Blitz
  • Matt Blitz (How I Met Your Mother); Curse of the Blitz
  • Ted Mosby (How I Met Your Mother); Curse of the Blitz
  • Barney Stinson (How I Met Your Mother); Curse of the Blitz
  • Yurika Nijino (Invaders of the Rokujouma)
  • Dennis Reynolds (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia)
  • Deandra "Sweet Dee" Reynolds (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia)
  • Ronald "Mac" McDonald (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia)
  • Charlie Kelly (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia)
  • The Murphys (Jinxed)
  • Jake Hardin (Just My Luck)
  • Yuna Konnyaku (Kage Kara Mamoru)
  • Tim (Life and Times of Tim)
  • Daffy Duck (Looney Tunes)
  • Wile E. Coyote (Looney Tunes)
  • Yosemite Sam (Looney Tunes)
  • Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
  • The Males of the Murphy Family (Milo Murphy's Law)
    • Milo Murphy
    • Martin Murphy
  • Orgaluth (Milo Murphy's Law)
  • Emma (MisFits); removed by Alex.
  • Sarah (MisFits); bestowed by Alex after he took ecstacy.
  • Monk (Monk Little Dog)
  • Selina Pereira-Matias (Mula Sa Puso)
  • Olivia "Via" Pereira/Ella Peralta (Mula Sa Puso)
  • Charlie Brown (Peanuts)
  • Misery (Ruby Gloom)
  • Misery's cousins and ancestors (Ruby Gloom)
  • Qrow Branwen (RWBY)
  • Alsha (Sekai Maou)
  • Alba (Senyuu)
  • Zayne Carrick (Star Wars Legends)
  • Rei Kinoshista (Sgt. Frog)
  • Sgt. Kerero (Sgt. Frog)
  • Butters Stotch (South Park)
  • Kenny McCormick (South Park)
  • Squidward Tentacles (SpongeBob SquarePants)
  • Ashton Anchors (Star Ocean Ex)
  • Sam Winchester (Supernatural); after losing the rabbit's foot.
  • Wayne (Supernatural); after losing the rabbit's foot.
  • Grossman (Supernatural); after losing the rabbit's foot.
  • Bella Talbot (Supernatural); after losing the rabbit's foot.
  • Dean Winchester (Supernatural: The Animation); while having his luck drained by the god Binbōgami
  • Seina Yamada (Tenchi Muyo! GXP)
  • Kamijou Touma (To Aru Majutsu No Index)
  • Anti-Fairies (The Fairly OddParents)
  • Hans Moleman (The Simpsons)
  • Victor Volt (The Secret Show)
  • Elijah Price (Unbreakable)
  • Alex King (Worst Year of My Life Again); via time resetting
  • Ataru Moroboshi (Urusei Yatsura)
  • Jackson Wells (Zoophobia)
  • Knuckles the Echidna (Sonic Boom); formerly
  • Miles "Tails" Prower (Sonic Boom)
  • Annie (Generator Rex)