The power to replicate the learned knowledge and skills of others. Sub-power of Knowledge Manipulation. Opposite to Knowledge Projection.

Also Called

  • Knowledge Duplication
  • Intelligence Duplication
  • Psychomimetic


The user can gain/replicate any kind of knowledge, be it knowledge over a subject, a foreign language, or mastery of a fighting style. They can duplicate information from creatures or inanimate mediums of data, such as books, computers, etc.

This may be active (user has to focus) or passive (constant absorption).




  • Can't emulate abilities/powers, an individual's emotions, or receive an individual's receptive thoughts.
  • May be limited to a certain range to work, including touch only.
  • May be limited to a certain number of targets at a time.
  • Foreign knowledge absorbed may be contained for an indefinite amount of time and may weather by time.
  • May be limited to certain areas of knowledge (sciences, languages, fighting skills, etc).
  • May leave the copied person with less skill or ability: what the user gains, the target loses.

Known Users

  • David Alleyne/Prodigy (Marvel Comics)
  • Sapna (Marvel Comics)
  • Protege (Marvel Comics)
  • Mackenzie Hartford (Power Rangers Operation Overdrive)
  • Shapeshifters (Supernatural)
  • Leviathans (Supernatural)
  • Adam (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Buffybot (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Slayers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Avatars (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Desmond Miles (Assassin's Creed)
  • Human-form Replicators (Stargate)
  • The Darkness (Stupid Mario Brothers)
  • Xander Harris (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Wendy Wu (Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior)
  • Laura Sanz (The Subject No. 1)
  • Lucy (Lucy)
  • Arthur Pendragon (Nanatsu no Taizai); via Excalibur
  • Archer (Fate/Stay Night)
  • Emiya Shirou (Fate/Stay Night)
  • Jefferson Reed/Meteor Man (Meteor Man)
  • Aman Dhillon/Flying Jatt (A Flying Jatt)


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