"You've heard of the Human Genome Project. They've been mapping the human genome, and they're nearly finished. Following up on this research, the military has been working towards identifying those genes which are responsible for making effective soldiers."
"There are genes that do that?"
"Yes, and using gene therapy they're able to transplant those genes into regular soldiers."
― Roy Campbell and Solid Snake (Metal Gear Solid)
"Remember Halloween, when I got turned into a soldier? I still remember all of it! I know procedure, ordnance, access codes, everything. I know the whole layout for this base, and I'm pretty sure I can put together an M-16 in 57 seconds."
― Xander Harris (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
"Learn this well. Warfare is not so simple that you can rely on just momentum alone!!"
― Gen Pou to Ri Shin and the Hi Shin Unit (Kingdom)
" You find...war...to be enjoyable. You are addicted to the sensation of emerging victorious through your own cunning...And that is...a trait shared by many exemplary Generals. It's frustrating but...you have...the talent too."
― Chou Tou to Kan Ki (Kingdom Vol.28 - Chapter 303: General's Pride)

The ability to possess knowledge and experience in the military services. Variation of Intuitive Aptitude.

Also Called

  • Bujutsu (Military Arts)
  • Military Expertise/Protocol/Training
  • Soldier Intuition
  • Warfare Intuition


The user possesses extensive, innate knowledge of and experience in military doctrine, policies, and procedures with regards to any number of branches of the armed services and training, as well as intuitive comprehension and talent for any and all kinds of tactics, strategy, and warfare. Using this ability, the user can become militarily powerful and successful quickly and easily, and perform feats such as always developing ideas to survive any and all forms of conflict, win any type of war, making the right choice when it comes to advancing their military objective, increasing their military power, predicting sources of crises, etc.




  • May require a certain amount of exposure (training, combat manuals, etc.).

Known Users


  • Various Characters (Attack On Titan)
  • Various Characters (Berserk)
  • Mukuro Ikusaba (Danganronpa)
  • Bardock (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Nappa (Dragon Ball series)
  • Vegeta (Dragon Ball series)
  • Raditz (Dragon Ball series)
  • Various Characters (Fullmetal Alchemist)
    • Roy Mustang
  • Motoko Kusanagi (Ghost in the Shell)
  • Violet Evergarden (Violet Evergarden)
  • Various Characters (Gintama)
  • Marcus Octavius (Highlander: The Search for Vengeance)
  • Alucard (Hellsing)
  • Marines (One Piece)
  • Various Characters (Naruto)
  • George Joestar (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
  • Axl Ro (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 7: Steel Ball Run)
  • Various Characters (Kingdom)
  • Seo Mu-Sang (Legend of the Northern Blade)
  • Tatsuya Shiba (The Irregular at Magic High School)
  • Various Characters (Yona of the Dawn)
  • Yongbi (Yongbi the Invincible)

Live Television/Movies

  • Mandalorians (Star Wars)
  • Fett Clones (Star Wars)
  • Mitth'raw'nuruodo/Thrawn (Star Wars)
  • Jack Bauer (24)
  • Various Characters (Alien series)
    • Colonial Marines
    • Ellen Ripley
  • Various Characters (Predator series)
    • Quinn McKenna
    • Isabelle
  • Kelly O'Brien (Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem)
  • Stevens (Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem)
  • Bangalore (Apex Legends)
  • Seeley Booth (Bones)
  • Riley Finn (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Xander Harris (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Harry Callahan (Dirty Harry)
  • Malcolm Reynolds (Firefly)
  • Robert Baratheon (Game of Thrones)
  • Stannis Baratheon (Game of Thrones)
  • Tywin Lannister (Game of Thrones)
  • Eddard Stark (Game of Thrones)
  • G.I. Joes (G.I. Joe)
  • COBRA (G.I. Joe)
  • John Winchester (Supernatural)
  • John Connor (Terminator)
  • Richard B. Riddick (The Chronicles of Riddick)


  • Lieutenant Pug (101 Dalmatians: The Series)
  • Super-Soldier (Amalgam Comics)
  • Various Characters (Avatar: The Last Airbender/The Legend of Korra)
  • Sarge (Cars)
  • Hal Jordan/Green Lantern (DC Comics)
  • John Stewart (DC Comics)
  • Katherine Kane/Batwoman (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Lois Lane (DC Comics)
  • Imperial Army (Disney's Mulan)
  • Colonel Hathi (Disney's The Jungle Book)
  • Spawn (Image Comics)
  • Nick Fury (Marvel Comics)
  • Steve Rogers/Captain America (Marvel Comics)
  • James "Bucky" Barnes/Winter Soldier (Marvel Comics)
  • Josiah al hajj Saddiq/Justice (Marvel Comics)
  • James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine (Marvel Comics)
  • Wade Wilson/Deadpool (Marvel Comics)
  • Nathan Summers/Cable (Marvel Comics)
  • Lucas Bishop (Marvel Comics)
  • Charles Xavier (Marvel Comics)
  • Wendell Vaughn/Quasar (Marvel Comics)
  • Green Men Army (Toy Story)
  • Military Homing Pigeons (Valiant)


  • Commander Shepard (Mass Effect)
  • Various Characters (Metal Gear)
  • Sonya Blade (Mortal Kombat)
  • Cassie Cage (Mortal Kombat)
  • Sarge Charge (Power Players)
  • Taylor Earhardt (Power Rangers Wild Force)
  • Gus Griswald (Recess)
  • Chris Redfield (Resident Evil)
  • Gaius Julius Caesar (Roman Mythology)
  • James Ironwood (RWBY)
  • Guardian Units of Nations members (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Nocturnus Clan members (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Resistance members (Sonic X)
  • Whisper the Wolf (IDW's Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Sam Fisher (Splinter Cell)
  • Arcturus Mengsk (Starcraft)
  • Soldier (Team Fortress 2)
  • Jack Abbott (The Young and the Restless)
  • Miyamoto Usagi (Usagi Yojimbo)




Live Television/Movies

Video Games

Web Animation/Comics/Originals


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