"Emanation is like a painting that uses all creation as its canvas. You paint everything in your own colors. And once begun, it cannot be stopped until complete. And once complete, it cannot be undone."
― Mercurius (Dies Irae)

The ability to control art without any limits. Perfect version of Art Manipulation. The artistic form of Author Authority.

Also Called

  • Absolute Art Manipulation
  • Artist Authority
  • Divine Illustration
  • Boundless/Limitless Art Manipulation


The users can manipulate art without any limit, allowing them to manipulate the world and beyond as it were a work of art along with its aspects. They can also interact with their creation and manipulate them as well. They can create stories through their art and can control the principles of the world they create or live in, along with the infinite possibilities. It also allows the user to control what the person sees and think along with deceiving the person. However art isn't just about sight and colors it also is controlled by the other senses as well.



Known Users

  • Alan Wake (Alan Wake)
  • The Dark Presence (Alan Wake)
  • Thomas Zane (Alan Wake)
  • Brauner (Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin)
  • Overvoid (DC Comics)
  • The Creator (Drawn to Life)
  • Edgar Freemantle (Duma Key)
  • Vicky Dutton (Haven)
  • Patrick Danville (Insomnia/The Dark Tower)
  • Bugs Bunny (Looney Tunes); via Pencil Warping
  • The Temakh (Mummy: The Curse)
  • Minerva (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Brush Master (Valkyrie Crusade)

Known Locations

  • House of Ideas (Marvel Comics)
  • The Dark Place (Alan Wake)


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