The ability to sense the presence of metal in one's vicinity. Sub-power of Metal Manipulation. Variation of Earth Detection and Matter Detection.

Also Called

  • Metal Sensing


Users can sense the presence of metal and possibly gain detailed understanding about the metal they are sensing. They can determine the size of metal structures they are sensing by determining the amount and whether or not that metal is hidden.




  • May be dependent on natural senses.
  • User may need to concentrate to determine the location of a specific form of metal.

Known Users

  • Crimson Kingbolt (Accel World)
  • Pishu, the Gold Hunting Dragon (Ducktales)
  • Sidney Leach (Hellboy)
  • Franklin Richards (Marvel Comics
  • Max Eisenhardt/Magneto (Marvel Comics)
  • Toph Bei Fong (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Lin Bei Fong and the Metalbending Police (The Legend of Korra)
  • Hazel Levesque (Heroes of Olympus)
  • Hades (Heroes of Olympus series)
  • Niffler (Harry Potter/Fantastic Beasts)


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