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"Fools dig for water, corpses, or gold. The earth's real treasure is far deeper."
― Grim Lavamancer, Magic: The Gathering

The power to manipulate geothermal molten substances. Combination of Earth Manipulation and Heat Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Geo-Thermokinesis
  • Geothermal Bending/Control/Manipulation/Release
  • Lava/Magma Bending/Control/Manipulation/Release
  • Magma Element Control
  • Magmakinesis
  • Molten Rock/Stone Bending/Control/Manipulation/Release
  • Volcanic Bending/Control/Manipulation/Release
  • Lavakinesis
  • Lavabending


The user can create, shape and manipulate molten rock (magma while underground, lava when on the surface), a mixture of molten or semi-molten rock, volatiles, and solids, it may also contain suspended crystals, dissolved gas and gas bubbles.






  • Lava Immunity/Magma Absorption
  • May be unable to create magma, being limited to manipulating only from already existing sources.
  • Control is extremely important. Unconscious use of this power isn't something to laugh at.
  • Distance, mass, precision, etc. depend upon of the knowledge, skill, and strength of the user, and their power's natural limits.
  • Fire Immunity and/or Thermal Resistance isn't always part of the package, so burning yourself is possible.
  • Magma can be slowed/stopped/solidified by water, ice or cold.

Known Users

See Also: Magma Man.

  • Abyssal Forge (Darksiders)
  • Various Metahumans (DC Comics)
  • Hades (Disney's Hercules)
  • Various Mutants (Marvel Comics)
  • Marsha Rosenberg/Volcana (Marvel Comics)
  • Dante Pertuz/Inferno (Marvel Comics)
  • Molten Man (Marvel Comics)
  • John White/The Beast (inFamous 2)
  • Sakazuki/Akainu (One Piece); via the Magu Magu no Mi
  • Accino (One Piece); via the Atsu Atsu no Mi
  • Rolan (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Pyrovile (Doctor Who: Fires of Pompeii)
  • Lava Release Shinobi (Naruto)
  • Pokémon that can use "Eruption", "Magma Storm", & "Lava Plume" (Pokémon)
  • Primal Groudon (Pokémon)
  • Heatran (Pokémon)
  • Cornelia Hale (W.I.T.C.H)
  • Lavabenders (Avatar: The Last Airbender/The Legend of Korra)
  • Lava Girl (The Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl)
  • Hephaestus (Greco-Roman Mythology)
  • Hephaestus (Percy Jackson)
  • The Firebird (Fantasia 2000)
  • Hotaru (Mortal Kombat)
  • Tremor (Mortal Kombat X)
  • Eruptor (Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure)
  • Harry/Halley Tribeca (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha ViVid)
  • Ifrit (Sonic Rivals 2)
  • Iblis (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Fate Averruncus (Mahou Sensei Negima!)
  • Thermite (Kameo: Elements of Power)
  • Squidward Tentacles as Captain Magma (SpongeBob SquarePants)
  • Maligore (Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie)
  • Shadow Mario (Super Mario Sunshine)
  • Toa Norik's Lava Spear (Bionicle)
  • Spirit of Fire (Shaman King)
  • Grisor (Zatch Bell!)
  • Zofis (Zatch Bell!); anime only
  • Hagen (Saint Seiya)
  • Lavalynx (Slugterra)
  • Magma Dragoon (MegaMan X 4)
  • Alven Rogarth (Infinity Vikings)
  • Bloodshot (Nindragon: Scale Squad 5)
  • Violet Vendetta (Nindragon: Scale Squad 5)
  • All Lava Dragons (Nindragon: Scale Squad 5)
  • All Lava Mustangons (Nindragon: Scale Squad 5)
  • Magma (Power Rangers Mystic Force)
  • Svalbard (Leyendas Dracomanas)
  • Magma (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Auta Magetta (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Lord Dominator (Wander over Yonder)
  • The Third Crown Prince/Jwala (God of High School)
  • Dan Ah-An (God of High School)
  • Terra (Teen Titans)
  • Firelord (The Avengers Earth's Mightiest Heroes)
  • Kamen Rider Cross-Z Magma (Kamen Rider Build)
  • Mole Knight (Shovel Knight)
  • Magmar (Spelunky)
  • Sally Fintan/Alchemical Fire and Gwen Morita/Alchemical Earth, through combining their individual powers over fire and earth (Sleepless Domain)

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